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Mission: To bring the art of poetry to everyone—not only to other writers and poets—but to broaden the audience overall, by: • publishing relevant, relatable, imaginative work • providing a platform for poets to share their words with a live audience during our book launch celebrations Vision: By curating work that stirs the senses, we hope to bring beautiful books into the world that will not only rejuvenate the spirit but also inspire engagement with our fellow humans across the globe.
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Primary Editor/Contact Person
Shawn Aveningo Sanders
co-founder, managing editor
Our Chapbook Prize accepts submissions during the month of February every year. We are open year-round for Select, Cooperative and Self-publishing models. We are open for 6 weeks every 8 months for The Poeming Pigeon issues. We exclusively use Submittable to manage submissions and charge nominal reading fees to help cover that expense. All guidelines can be found on the corresponding page on our website under the menu options for "Publishing Options," "The Poeming Pigeon" and "Contests & Awards"
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Simultaneous Submissions Accepted
1 - 5 months
royalties, cash, copies
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