THE ANNUAL ǀ Her Heart Poetry International Micropoetry Prize

Judged by Lauren Bowman and Leah Stone Lauren Bowman ǀ @l.e.bowman.poetry ǀ intersectional feminist, advocate of self love and inspirational poet is a well-known fixture of the digital poetry landscape. Her moving short works, which epitomize the modern concrete-image form, have cemented her ability to connect to a global audience. Leah Stone ǀ  @leahjstone ǀ memory recorder, writer and truth speaker is a modern poet who is unafraid to confront the realities of life in her work. A short-form specialist, she has forged a following by writing from a place of truth in works that are revealing and heartfelt.  Her debut anthology will be released in Spring 2018. Information for Entrants The competition opens 10 February 2018 and closes on 30 April 2018. Entries are judged blind. First Prize is USD$250 and inclusion in THE ANNUAL ǀ 2018 anthology.  The winner will receive one digital copy and three hard copies of THE ANNUAL ǀ 2018 anthology…

Vol. 3 ǀ Issue 1: Submissions Open

Submissions for THE POETS CANVAS (Jan-Mar 2018 Edition) are now OPEN, with the theme: Run Away With Me. Take me by the hand, lead me astray… Her Heart Poetry is calling for original works of poetry that reinterpret the timeless theme: Run Away With Me. Successful works will be those that subvert the expected narratives normally inspired by this title, and we ask poets to dig deep in order to surprise and delight. Although we will consider poems that link this theme to romantic love, we are looking for works that stretch both the writer and the reader and recommend that those submitting to delve down deep into the multiple interpretations of this theme. Up to 40 works will be selected in the Highly Commended category and will be published to, the relevant quarterly digital anthology, and the Her Heart Poetry Community pages on Instagram, Facebook and Twitter. Please…

Vol. 2 ǀ Issue 4: DOWNLOAD NOW

Her Heart Poetry is pleased to announce that the digital anthology for Volume 2 ǀ Issue 4: Fairy Tales and Flights of Fancy is now available for download from our digital Book Store. This short anthology holds hidden gems and moments of whimsy. We know that you will enjoy them! The anthology features the work of: Stevi-Lee Alver, KM Bezner, L. F. Call, Fleicia Alyssa, Elizabeth Boyd Miller, Onnimune and Shyanne Roberts.