UPDATE This project has closed but click here to find out how to submit to our new book
Today sees the launch of a new Walsall poetry project which is seeking to publish the works of local poets in a book to be released later this year.
The project is the work of the Walsall Poetry Society, a local group of poets from Walsall and the West Midlands and it’s very easy to get involved.
If you are a local poet or Walsall ex-pat and want to contribute it couldn’t be simpler, just email three of your poems to firstname.lastname@example.org . The length, style and subject of what you choose to send are left to the poet’s discretion, the society welcomes all types of poetry. Please be aware that the copyright of all published works will remain with the author.Once available the book will be sold for a modest amount of money which will be donated to a local charity.
So please get writing, the society looks forward to hearing from you, the deadline for submissions is the end of February 2016, with the book looking to be launched the following month at the earliest.
This announcement was bought to you by the site’s owner Richard Archer, a member of the Walsall Poetry Society and editor of the forthcoming book.