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Indie Poetry Please! Call for Submissions July 2020
Creative Writing: Indie Poetry Please! Podcast, Inspirational Poetry

Indie Poetry Please! Call for Submissions July 2020

Indie Poetry Please! Call for Submissions July 2020 For information about Indie Poetry Please! go here. We’re now taking submissions for the July edition of Indie Poetry Please! Here’s how to enter your poetry. Indie Poetry Please!  Registration Registration is a dual process, by email and on Patreon. EMAIL sign up: Use this form to register your interest in appearing on the show. Follow on PATREON:  Follow my Patreon page here. This is where the poems are submitted. Following is free and instructions on how to follow are here) Once followed, you will also receive details about each month’s show…

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In this week’s highlights: Sell Books from Your Author Website; Howard Lovy interviews Dan Holloway, the expert in how to think creatively…and, as ever, Dan Holloway has all the latest self-publishing news from the Alliance of Independent Authors (ALLi) blog roundup 2020 Week 24.

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New Format for Indie Poetry Please!

“Indie Poetry Please!”, my indie poetry showcase,  is now going to be available on IGTV live, every Monday evening at 9pm, starting this Monday coming, June 1st.

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Creative Publishing: Alliance of Independent Authors

Self-Publishing Poetry Podcast: How To Feature Your Poetry

Are you maximising all opportunities for attracting attention to your poetry? In this special #AskALLi Poetry Salon about how to feature your poetry and poetry books, Dalma and I compare the traditional way, and the new way, of attracting attention to your poetry. Traditional way… – submit to literary magazines – competitions – eventual establishment of reputation and publication of a collection New way… – feature on podcasts and social media with other poets – sharing your audience and growing your readers – publishing your own chapbooks and books While exploring the advantages and disadvantages of both approaches, this salon…

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This Month’s Exclusive Poem for Patrons: Full Flight

This Month’s Exclusive Poem for Patrons: Full Flight I was going to post a different poem for the exclusive this month but then this one arrived. Though I was thinking of a dear friend as I wrote, I think it’s born out of lockdown too. How are you coping with lockdown? I have to admit, my online life is keeping me going. I was part of a panel discussion for US National Poetry Month this week and will feature three wonderful indie poets I got to know there in the next podcast… along with some of the great submissions on…

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