The Poetry Society of Michigan encourages and celebrates poetry groups across Michigan as a member of National Federation of State Poetry Societies. PSM provides workshops, contests and opportunities to be published in two annual editions of our literary journal Peninsula Poets. Statewide meetings are held twice each year. Please visit the Membership page for details on joining.
Special Submission Call from Phillip Sterling, Newletter Editor:
For the next Poetry Society of Michigan Newsletter (June), I plan on a special issue—a selection of poems written by Michiganders—especially PSM members. Click for deatails.
The Montreal International Poetry Prize sponsors a crowd-funded biennial competition, in association with McGill University, awarding one prize of $20,000 to one poet for a single poem. The Prize has been awarded four times since 2011. It is a truly global competition, supported by its international jury of award-winning poets from North America, the Caribbean, the UK, Ireland, Australia, New Zealand, India, Nigeria, and Uganda, and with participants from more than 70 countries. Click the graphic for details.