This page consists of links to sites that feature the work of more than one
poet. This includes web-based literary magazines, some on-line publishing
ventures, a few organizations with extensive information about poets, and
I have started a separate page for sites that
invite visitors to post their work and have discussion forums. Some sites
appear on both lists.
The Poetry Resource
- Aatischen, a general-interest
magainze with a section on contemporary literature.
- Abalone Moon, an online
journal of poetry and art.
- The Academy of American Poets
Information on the Academy's programs, links to a few poets, and a list on
ordering their cassette tapes of poetry readings.
- The Adirondack
Review, an on-line journal of poetry edited by Colleen Raynor.
- Aileron, a
journal in Austin, Texas from 1980 through 1995, now being revived as an
- All-Info About
Poetry, a weekly on-line newsletter of poetry run by Paula Bardell.
- The Alsop Review a webzine that
publishes some fine work by new and established writers. They also run a
moderated message board called The Gazebo where you can post your work.
- Another Toronto
Quarterly, an on-line journal of poetry, fiction, non-fiction based in
- Anthology of Middle English Literature
(1350-1485), by Anniina Jokinen, presents work by Chaucer, Malory and
others, as well as scholarship and links to related resources.
- Anthology Magazine, an
international magazine of poetry, prose, and art.
Review, an international journal of fiction, poetry, and prose.
- Archipelago, an on-line
journal of literature and opinion.
- Ascent Magazine, an
on-line journal of poetry, short fiction, essays and art.
- Barrow Street, home page
of the literary magazine and New York City reading series.
- Baseball Almanac's
Poetry Menu online collection of classic, modern and player poems.
Recommended starting point for poets interested in baseball.
- The Beliot Poetry Journal has a
- Big Bridge, "a webzine
of poetry and everything else." Recommended.
- BigCityLit, a New York
City based on-line journal of poetry.
- The Booxreview, a book
review site. They review a variety of genres, including poetry.
- CMU Index of Canonical
Verse, a searchable archive of major works in Western literature.
- Chicago Poetry features
poems by published Chicago area writers, reviews and criticism, a calendar of
events, a Chicago area email phonebook for local poets
- A Collective
Effort of Australian Visual Poets was an important and dynamic
alternative press in Australia during the late 70s and 80s, and still active on
a smaller scale today.
- Communicative Times,
a semi-annual journal for Japanese University student writers.
- The Constant Critic,
reviews of contemporary poetry brought to you by
- Contemporary American Poetry
Archive makes available out-of-print volumes on-line by a handful of
minor American authors.
- Contemporary Poetry Review an
on-line journal devoted to the criticism of poetry, with reviews, a chatroom, ,
and interviews with distinguished critics, poets, and translators. Recommended.
- The Cortland Review,
an on-line journal of poetry, interviews.
- Cosmoetica! an ongoing
collection of Poems and Essays, featuring many boisterous ones by webmaster Dan
- Cotworld Online, an online
magazine that accepts submissions of stories and poems. See their Gallery
section for poems submitted.
- The CP
Project, poetry selected by Chris P.
- The Cypriot Cicada Literary
Magazine seeks to promote literature as a means of questioning
identities, power structures and interpretations of history in the context of
- Deanna's World
contains some favorite poems of the webmaster, as well as links on a variety of
- Dailogue Among
Civilisations Through Poetry, samples of work from readers from the
series of readings.
- The Dreaming Pool, a
literary magazine with a Jungian taste.
- The Drunken Boat is an
online magazine of international poetry and poetry-in-translations, includes
features of other poetry publishers, interviews with well-known poets, reviews,
essays, on poetry and many links to sites that are of use to writers.
- The Electronic Poetry
Center Library (EPC) has dozens of authors on its site, as well as
links to other authors' web pages.
- Electronic Poetry Review a major
on-line publisher of poetry. They have poems of the likes of Strand,
Tranströmer, Bidart. Also interview. Recommended.
Zineis an wonderfully eclectic little magazine of poetry and culture.
- Endtime Poetry,
part of Prophezine, has apocalyptic Christian poetry.
- English Literature: Early Seventeenth
Century (1603-1660), by Anniina Jokinen, presents work by Donne,
Jonson, Bacon, Herrick and others, as well as scholarship and links to related
- Exquisite Corpse, an on-line
poetry journal edited by Andrei Codrescu.
- Failbetter.com, an on-line
journal of poetry and ficiton.
- Forgotten Ground
RegainedOriginal poetry in accentual and alliterative verse (in the
style of Beowulf or Sir Gawain and the Green Knight). Translations. Essays.
- Funnypoets.com publishes
funny poems and accepts submissions.
- Gorelets, a webzine of horror
poetry. Features include Vindigo channel and a "Refrigerator of
Horror," an on-line set of poetry magnets. Boo!
- Haijinx, "putting the Hai
back in Haiku," an on-line journal of Haiku and associated Japanese forms.
Poems and essays on the form. Highly recommended.
- Haïku sans
frontières, a wonderful international haiku site run by
Junction, collection of poets such as C. Bailey-Lloyd/LadyCamelot
- The Homeless Poets Cafe domain
of the itinerant poet, featuring art and poetry by, for, and about the nomad.
They post poetry on this theme by the likes of Whitman and Rumi and also
publish the work of contemporary street poets.
- HTI American Verse Project,
an ambitious collaborative project between the University of Michigan and UM
Press to archive all American Poetry published before 1920. Recommended.
- In the Heydays of His Eyes.An Anthology
of Poems about Being Young and Growing Up, anthology, with
instructional suggestions, is designed for high school teachers and students
and is to be downloaded without restriction or cost.
- The Index of Native American
Authors Online hosts and contains links to many established and
emerging Native American Poets
- Ink and Ashes, an on-line
journal of poetry edited by Francesco Levato.
- The Internet Poetry
Archive has several poets. Last time I checked, it was Milosz, Heaney,
- The Isle of Lesbosis
dedicated to poetry and art by and about lesbians. There are samples of
'lesbian poetry by women' and 'lesbian poetry by men' (like Coleridge and
Wordsworth). Who knew?
had been the longest running U.S. visual poetry magazine when it ceased print
publication in the early 90s. The on-line version picks up where print left off
in reprinting work from past issues and its archive, as well as new work.
Lettriste Pages, a growing collection of work from one of the major
movements in visual poetry.
- Laika Poetry
Review, named after the dog launched into space by the U.S.S.R., an
on-line journal seeking to promote a literary counterculture.
Light and Dust
Poets an interesting collection of poets that includes links whole
selections, whole volumes of poems, and semi-autonomous sites. Karl Young,
- Literary Salt, an on-line
journal of fiction and poetry edited by Rebecca Loudon and others.
- A Little Poetrya webzine
featuring writers from around the world.
- Los, an on-line
journal of poetry and art.
- I can't say
enough good things about Leon Malinofsky'shome
page. You can download TrueSpeech of Dylan Thomas reading and view dozens of
- The Marlboro Review ,
Vermont-based literary magazine. Their page has samples from recent issues,
including poetry by Heather McHugh.
Hardcastle'spoetry page presents a few dozen of Martin's favorite
poems, plus separate, more in-depth pages on Yeats, Housman, and Parker
- Man in the Moon, focusing on
poems written by children.
- The Melic Review an on-line literary
magazine. I recommend their Round Table discussion for poets looking for place
to discuss their work.
- Mi Po Poetry Zine, publishes
a quarterly theme, weekly poetry art studies and poem of the week
Miserere Review , formerly Oracle, a webzine of poetry and art.
- Mr. Cogito an on-line
journal of poetry and press.
- Modern American
Poetry, a companion to Oxford Press' Anthology of Modern American
Poetry. The site features biographical information and commentary on the
poets and poetry in the Anthology. Highly recommended.
- Moria, a poetry jounral,
an interesting on-line magazine of poetry and poetics. Worth a visit.
- Mudlark An Electronic Journal of
Poetry & Poetics featuring one poet per issue. Recommended.
- MYTHoPoetry, a collection
of poetry, fiction and essays oriented towards myth and cultural criticism
- Il Narratore, a site
featuring audio recordings of important world literature, and contemporary
poetry. The site is in Italian and English.
- National Poetry Slam
- Nubian Poets, profiles on
poets of African descent, useful poetry links, free poetry contest, poetry
trivia, African American history.
African-American poetry, short stories, art music.
- Out of Our Minds, a
weekly hour-long poetry show broadcast in Cupertino, CA, and also on the web.
Oxford Book of English Verse before 1900, quite a find; this looks like
the whole collection .
- A Passage through August,
an illustrated poetry anthology on our "journey" through life and
- Passions in Poetry: Poems for
the People. Poems by the people. Features by visitors (accepts submissions)
rotated on a weekly basis on various topics. Also offers greeting cards.
- Pathetic Poetry Society an
on-line poetry collective. They have over 200 poets each posting many, many
poems. They accept new members based on submission of a sample of writing. I
like to think they derive their name frombathos, and not the penchant we
poets have for poor hygiene and low incomes.
Acidus, and underground poetry & music site.
- Performance Poetry -
Suite101.com an interesting collection of links, articles and
discussions on performance poetry curated by Billy Marshall Stoneking.
- Planet AUTHORity an
on-line journal of poetry and prose that features a poem of the day and a
recommended reading list.
- The Planetary Poetry
Society: Ezine of Postmodern Literature, a quarterly web publication
with an on-line discussion group.
- Poem of the Week, publishes a
different, previously published poem every week. Recommended.
- PoemHunter.com, poems from
different poets all around the world. Thousands of poems and poets. All
- poe[t]ropical Homepage
has a short list of the webmaster's favorite links, "poetry
hyperfolio" and many other neat little features. Recommended.
- Poetry Archive, a nice
collection of commonly anthologized poems. Recommended.
- Poetry DailyA daily anthology of
poetry. Also includes links to other sites of interest.
- Poetry Fountain a
small collection of poems and entertaining links.
- The Poetry Library in London is
the world's largest public library devoted exclusively to modern poetry
- The Poetry
Societycommissions poems, sponsors contests and events.
- The Poetry
Superhighway, maintained by Rick Lupert, features two different poets
each week and keeps an archive of poets from previous weeks. Definitely one of
the better e-zines.
- poetrynow an on-line journal
of poetry. Poems and reviews of major publications. A worthwhile visit.
- Poets' Corner, one of the
best poetry collections on the web.
- Pongo Publishing, a
project helping troubled teens in the Seattle area through poetry.
- Portable Poetry, makers
of custom poetry anthologies. You chose from classic, pre-20th Century work.
- Project Bartleby
Archiveis an online library with a wide range of titles including
Agatha Christie, Sarah Orne Jewett, Herman Melville, D.H. Lawrence, and many
- The Random
Stain, a webzine for "the pseudo-intellectual and
anti-intellectual." Sort of neo-Avant Garde.
- Rattapallax Press
publishers of books and a journal of the same name.
- Renaissance English Literature
(1485-1603), by Anniina Jokinen, presents work by More, Shakespeare,
Campion and many others, as well as scholarship and links to related resources.
- sendecki.com , an on-line
journal of poetry edited by Daniel Sendecki.
11, 2001, A Journal on the Writer's Role in Society. A Seattle-based
- Shadowstorm.net focuses
on poetry, prose, short stories, essays and editorials revolving around the
state of human affairs; with a touch of dark
- Sidewalks Online, the
electronic version of the 10 year old print journal edited by Tom Heie.
- Sonnet Central an archive of
English sonnets, commentary, pictures, and relevant web links. Recommended.
- The Southend Poetry
Group The Home Page of the The Southend Poetry Group, Essex,England.
The Southend Poetry Group Activities include joint meetings with other poetry
or writers' groups, occasional public readings, and publication of the annual
"Southend Poetry" anthologies.
- Southern Ocean Review New
Zealand's first on-line International Literary Magazine.
- Spokenwar, a rather angry
little webzine with unmarked links to audio readings of poems.
- Taverner's Koans,
"a one-room schoolhouse of experimental poetics." Gallery of
underrated poets, discussion groups, and poetry workshop. All free.
- ThePoet's Corner, a
monthly e-zine of poetry. Also a place where visitors can post their own work.
an e-zine with interviews and poetry presented by Gloria Brame. Recommended.
- Three Candles, an
interesting journal of poetry with a useful set of links. Recommended.
Poetry in English, an excellent site covering the major Modernist
figures. Their links page is quite good, too.
- Ubuweb visual/concrete/sound
- Unlikely Stories
contains the works of a variety of contemporary poets and fictionalists.
Maintained by Jonathan Penton
- VI Radio broadcasts and
Podcasts slam poetry and other material.
- The Virtual Colony
presents various artists and poets. Although the number of writers is rather
small compared to sites along oriented along similar lines, the work is quite
- Web del Sol, an interesting
webzine and sampler of a few print journals. Highly recommended.
- Webstatic an online
collection organized by Big themes: Love, Life, Truth, and Passion.
- Wise Women's Web
Page features poems, stories, and essays of important writers such as
Alicia Ostriker, Grazia Deledda.
Workshop with Hungarian Visual Poets, presented by Kaldron and Light
& Dust Poets.
- Zafusy, an on-line journal of
poetry and fiction.