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In 2018, Her Heart, will publish three collections of poetry based on your submissions: THE POETS CANVAS, THE ANNUAL and NEW HEART BEATS.

These collections are an opportunity for poets from around the world, both unpublished and previously published, to see their work in a digital anthology and hardcopy poetry book. All of which will be available for purchase here on and

Read on for more details.


In 2018 The Writers Corner will become THE POETS CANVAS. Not only do we believe that this name better reflects our focus on sharing and celebrating poetry, but it also signals our desire to help poets everywhere paint the world with words. In 2018, all entries selected as being highly commended will be included in a digital anthology and hardcopy poetry book. They will also feature here on and our community pages on Instagram, Twitter and Facebook.

Each quarter we will call for entries on a theme nominated by the Her Heart community. Our first call for submissions is on the theme: Run Away With Me and is currently open to submissions. To learn more about the specific guidelines for THE POETS CANVAS, please visit our submissions page here.

Opening dates for each quarter, in any year, are as follows: 1 October, 1 January, 1 April and 1 July.


In 2018 we will hold our second international micropoetry competition. This competition is open to anyone who is passionate about poetry and to and both previously published and unpublished poets. The winner will receive USD$250.00 and three copies of the resulting printed anthology. In addition up to 100 poems will be selected for the anthology, THE ANNUAL, which will be available in digital and hardcopy format from our digital bookstore and on

Entries will open on 1 February, 2018. Detailed information will be available in early 2018.


The inaugural NEW HEART BEATS Poetry Competition is open to new and emerging poets who are, as yet, unpublished in print. Poets are asked to submit a collection of 10 poems which best reflect their unique point of view. Up to 30 entries will be selected for community judging. The Her Heart Poetry community will select the ten best collections by online vote here on

Submissions will open on 1 May 2018. Detailed information will be available in 2018.

If you have any further questions, please send an email to If you would like to be notified when our submissions open please subscribe to the our site.

Please note that an admission or entry fee applies to these poetry competitions.

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