The Most Trusted Guide to Publishing Poetry!
Want to get your poetry published? There's no better tool for making it happen than Poet's Market 2020, which includes hundreds of publishing opportunities specifically for poets, including listings for book and chapbook publishers, print and online poetry publications, contests, and more. These listings include contact information, submission preferences, insider tips on what specific editors want, andwhen offeredpayment information.
In addition to the completely updated listings, the 33nd edition of Poet's Market offers articles devoted to the craft and business of poetry, including the art of finishing a poem, ways to promote your new book, habits of highly productive poets, and more.
Table of Contents
From the Editor 1
Business of Poetry
How to Use Poet's Market 2
Frequently Asked Questions 6
How to Increase Your Odds of Publication Sage Cohen 11
Ready Your Work for Publication Lauren Camp 17
Launching a Book Terri Kirby Erickson 22
The Organized Poet Patricia Kennelly 27
The Habits of Highly Productive Poets Scott Owens 32
Anatomy of a Poetry Book Amy Miller 37
Mistakes Poets Make 42
Dealing With Problem Editors 45
Is It A Con? 48
Promotion of Poetry
Blogging Basics 52
6 Ways to Promote Your New Book Jeannine Hall Gailey 58
Poetry on Stage Daniel Ari 63
Social Media Primer for Poets 69
Why Poets Need Platforms Sage Cohen 73
30-Day Platform Challenge 79