Watch out world. Young poets are on the rise and we’ve rounded up our top journals and magazines for young adults to submit their work to. It’s never too early to start submitting!

Here at Tell Tell we love working with young poets. There’s nothing quite like seeing through the…


Listen in as we chat with poet and executive director of Sundress Publications, Erin Elizabeth Smith. Get the insider scoop on the journals, press, and workshop opportunities provided by Sundress and how to submit your own work!

Meet Erin Elizabeth Smith

In this interview with Trish Hopkinson, Erin Elizabeth Smith, poet and executive…


Having trouble giving in to creativity and staying true to your poetic voice? We sat down with poet and activist Nico Amador to chat about his work and hear his advice for the literary community. Plus, don’t miss his binge worthy book recommendations!

Meet Nico Amador: a poet and activist

“It translates somehow into how I’m…


Listen in as Denise Hill, editor-in-chief of New Pages, talks about the importance of community and process for writers and poets with Trish Hopkinson in our new Submissions Interview Series.

Let’s talk poetry with Denise Hill

If you’re looking for markets to submit your poems, NewPages is a well-established web site for literary news, guides…


Francesca Marais talks to Tell Tell about what inspired her to finally publish her book.

Francesca Marais was born and raised in South Africa and now lives in NYC. She went to university in Arizona for a degree in Information Systems, but she has been writing poetry since she…


Acknowledging people in your collection is a nice idea. It’s not required, but it can be a brilliant way to thank the journals, people, and places that supported your work.

An acknowledgements page is a page that come before or after the poems in your collection. It’s where you can…


Poet Hannah Rousselot unpacks her brand new poetry collection, Ocean Currents, taking us through her inspirations, as well as giving us a glimpse of what’s coming next. She also walks us through developing a fresh podcast during the pandemic and more in this interview with Tell Tell Poetry!

Hannah…


Do you love poetry and photography? If you’re looking for a journal that accepts both, keep reading! Check out our comprehensive list of literary journals that accept submissions of poetry with photographs.

Here at Tell Tell Poetry, we’ve recently worked with several clients who wanted to create hybrid poetry-photography collections…


Canisia Lubrin talks about experimenting on the page with Tell Tell Poetry. Discover the entire interview in our video below!

Follow Your Creative Instincts: Experimental Poetry with Canisia Lubrin

In this interview with Tell Tell Poetry, Canisia Lubrin reminds us to “go with the imagination first.” She assures us that the dreaded writer’s block is just as real…

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