We accept submissions of poetry written by LDS women which address subjects in harmony with our mission statement. Please peruse our archive, to get a sense of the poetry we publish. If this is your first time submitting, we prefer you to send two to four poems in order for our board to get a better impression of your work as a whole (although you may send just one if you prefer). Please choose your best, most polished pieces to exemplify your writing.
We are looking for poems that are both well crafted, with original expression and vivid imagery. Poetry should lead the reader somewhere unexpected, enlarge our understanding of ourselves and the world and invite re-reading in order to discover deeper meaning. To be more specific:
What we like:
What we avoid:
If the submission is greater than 1 MB, send it as an attachment to an email to segullah [dot] poetry [at] gmail [dot] com.
Inquiries for the poetry editor may be sent to segullah [dot] poetry [at] gmail [dot] com.