Tuesday, June 2, 2009

For The Poet Within

Two opportunities to Submit Your Poetry for Publication

Call for Poems: Celebrating Poets over 70

Tower Poetry Society (www.towerpoetry.ca) and The McMaster Centre for Gerontological Studies are soliciting poems written after the poets have reached the age of 70. Selected poems will be published in a jointly sponsored anthology. “Celebrating Poets over 70” will be the tenth volume in the Writing Down Our Years series published by MCGS.

A maximum of four typed poems may be submitted. Send your poems and a 50-word biography by email to Ellen Ryan (ryaneb@mcmaster.ca) or by mail to:

“Celebrating Poets over 70”
Tower Poetry Society
c/o McMaster University
1280 Main St. W., Box 1021
Hamilton, Ontario, Canada L8S 1C0.

Individuals with poems selected will receive a free copy of the anthology.

DUE DATE: November 15, 2009

For Poets of all ages:

Send Up to 4 poems to the Society. There is no theme requirement or fee.

Summer Issue, the end of February
Winter Issue, the end of August

Send your poems to the address listed above.

If your poem be accepted you will receive one free copy of the issue in which it is printed.