The Poetry Leaves Project is designed to bring poetry into the everyday experience of Waterford Township residents by offering  a physical exhibition of poetry on the Waterford Township Civic Center campus May 20th - June 3rd, 2020. Poems in the exhibition are published in an annual bound volume. All are welcome to submit a poem for inclusion in this exhibition.

The Waterford Township Public Library is located at 5168 Civic Center Dr., Waterford, MI, 48329.

Note: We cannot provide complimentary copies to submitters. Copies are available for purchase at https://www.poetry-leaves.com/purchase.

Original poetry will be on display on the Waterford Township Civic Center campus May 20th - June 3rd, 2020, to be read and enjoyed by all.  

The deadline for all entries is March 27th, 2020.

Note: We cannot provide complimentary copies to submitters. Copies are available for purchase at https://www.poetry-leaves.com/purchase.

Your poem will not be selected if it does not follow the following guidelines.

Please include the title and your name at the top of your poem. All elements of the poem should be left justified and in Times New Roman font to aid with publishing. Please use normal margin settings.

Additional rules for entries:
 

  • Family-friendly language and content
  • There can only be one poem entry per person.
  • Submitter must only contribute original poetry written by him/her.
  • No pictures or photographs
  • Times New Roman font
  • Font size: 12pt
  • Maximum length: One 8.5" x 11" page
  • Entries must be made online through this service.
  • Text entries will be published in the printed Poetry Leaves volume.
  • File format: .doc or .docx


Please visit the program's website,  https://www.poetry-leaves.com, for further information about the exhibit, sponsors, the printed volume, and more. 

  





Poetry Leaves