By making a submission, and using this website, you agree to the following:

Terms of Publication

The work you submit must be original and your own work, and you must hold the copyright.

Your work must not infringe the intellectual property rights of any third parties. Plagiarism of any kind will not be tolerated.

You retain the copyright to your work.

All submissions are available to be submitted to other publications/competitions at any time, unless otherwise stated.

By submitting your work you consent to Her Heart Poetry publishing your work online, and in print and press. This includes, but is not limited to: herheartpoetry.com and all associated social media platforms. Credit will be given where possible.

Your work will not be sold elsewhere without your consent.

You can request removal of your work from this website and social media accounts at any time by emailing submissions@herheartpoetry.com and giving your details.

All submissions are done so free of charge, and no payments will be made. However, where practicable, Her Heart Poetry will make a copy of any anthology available to successful authors/artists at no charge.

Her Heart Poetry does not charge for general submissions. Entry Fees may be charged for competitions.  Fees will be clearly stated.

Any submission which is published to the Literary Magazine (Zine) can be included as a publication credit in the author or artists portfolio, and authors/artists are able to include the statement: Featured Writer on @herheartpoetry or Featured Artist on @herheartpoetry on his, her, or their Instagram account.

The author/artist shall indemnify Her Heart Poetry against any and all losses, claims, damages, costs and expenses incurred by Her Heart Poetry (including legal expenses) arising out of or connected with any claim by a third party against Her Heart Poetry in relation to his, her or their work or works.

Her Heart Poetry is committed to the creation of safe spaces for all members. We actively advocate for tolerance and inclusion of all regardless of gender identity, ethnicity, sexuality or religious or political affiliation. Hate speech of any kind will not be tolerated in the Community or in submissions, and Her Heart Poetry reserves the right to block members and decline submissions on this basis.

Selection of successful submissions is done at the sole discretion of Her Heart Poetry and no correspondence will be entered into.

Other Terms:

Her Heart Poetry is located in Auckland, New Zealand.

Any information held by Her Heart Poetry about you is available at your request and will be held securely and will not be sold to any third-party. All material contained on this site, including digital downloads, is considered the intellectual property of Her Heart Poetry and is held under copyright.  Material on this site must not be reproduced, reprinted, or republished, or sold to anyone without the express written permission of Her Heart Poetry.

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