Find Poems & Poets

ONLY poems listed here or in the current printed anthology are eligible for the 2017-2018 competition.

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By Amy Beeder
By Kevin Young
By Maya Angelou
By Yusef Komunyakaa
By W. D. Snodgrass
By Carl Dennis
By Calvin Forbes
By Rebecca Lindenberg
By Jaya Savige

What People are Saying

"I learned that I enjoyed poetry - a lot. I'm known as the "football guy" at my school and it surprised me, and others, that poetry would be a big part of my life. Also, I realized that I not bad at performing and public speaking."
Marquavious Moore
2017 TN POL Champion