If you want to self-publish…
Download the Tell Tell self-publishing guide here. It’ll walk you through everything you need to know to DIY. Peep the blogs below for some handy tips to become a self-published author!
How print on demand works
Launching your self-published poetry collection
How to get your self-published collection into bookstores
Poetry Publishing Checklist
How to Prep Your Poetry for Self-Publication
If you want to submit to publishers…
The blogs below will help you discover new places to submit your work, and we’re also offering a new submission course that will walk you through how to get on an editor’s good side. Here are some free resources to get your work published through journals and mags!
How to submit
The perfect cover letter
How to get your poetry published
How to publish a full-length poetry collection
Submitting Prose Poems
Most beautiful lit mags to submit to
Weirdest magazines to submit to
If you aren’t sure…
Check out this blog about the differences between self-publishing and submitting to publishers, as well as these publishing considerations.
Below are some pre-publishing resources to help you prep your work, as well as some post-publishing resources to get it out into the world!
How to edit your work…
How to Edit Your Poem
5 Easy Poetry Editing Tips
Actionable Tips to Help You Edit a Poem
Six Steps to Improving Your Poem Without Killing Its Core
How to edit your way to stronger endings
How To Work With A Poetry Editor
How to arrange your collection…
How to Arrange Your Poetry Collection
Tips for Ordering & Organizing Your Poetry Manuscript
How to market your work…
Ultimate marketing guide
How to market your book
How to sell your poetry collection yourself
Online reading series
Creative book launch ideas
How to use social media to market your poetry
Anonymous poem submitter…
Because we love poetry so much, we also have an anonymous poem submitter where you can submit a poem for free and we will give some brief feedback. We post one anonymous poem a week, so feel free to submit your poem here!