Poetry related websites

Poets Resources

Craft of Poetry - Focusing on the study of writing poems in rhyme, meter, and inherited forms.

Patrick Martin's Poetry Resource - An extensive collection of poetry links that are continually updated.

Poetry Portal - Offers information on events, courses, individual poets, publishing, and more.

The Academy of American Poets - Presents poems, biographies of poets, historical and thematic poetry exhibits, events calendars, discussion forums, contest information, and much more.


Online Writing

Poems and Poetry - Collection of poetry and poetry forums for users to submit their own poems.

Shadow Poetry - Offers poetry contests, publication, community of poets, interactive poetic activities, and educational tools for learning poets.


Poetry Collections

PoemHunter.com - Poetry database. Thousands of poems and poets. Online poetry search tool.

Poems for Free - Many poems written for special occasions, which you are free to use for any personal or non-commercial purpose.

The Academy of American Poets - Organization presenting poems, biographies of poets, historical and thematic poetry exhibits.