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at our next regular meeting

Thursday, April 9

Business & announcements at 6:30 

Sharing poetry from 7 to 9

See you there!


Silkworm 13 is open for submissions!

Silkworm, the annual review of Florence Poets Society, is open for submissions
The theme for Silkworm 13 is LUCK.


Deadline for submissions is March 17, 2020.
(Please note, this is earlier than in recent years!)

Please submit up to 3 poems of no longer than 50 lines each and include a 30-word bio with your submission. The deadline for submissions is March 17, 2020. Only electronic submissions will be accepted, as an MS Word document attached in an email sent to

Everyone is welcome! Members and non-members of Florence Poets Society are encouraged to submit. Accepted poets will receive one free copy of Silkworm 13; international poets will receive a pdf version and/or can contribute the cost of shipping overseas.

Simultaneous submissions are acceptable so long as you inform us right away if your poem is accepted elsewhere. We claim first American publication rights, with rights reverting to the author after the initial publication period; please give us credit in future publications. We prefer work that has not been previously published.

We look forward to reading your poems!


Florence Poets Society 
proudly celebrates the release of 

Silkworm 12: Survival 

It was standing-room-only at the Silkworm 12
launch event on October 10!
Fellowship and great poetry... We are grateful. 
Thank you all! 

Contributors from around the globe who could not
join us in person will receive your contributor copy soon.
Thank you--we are grateful to you as well!


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