We read all forms of poetry but, as it is, our contributors wish to know, and ask, what sort our editors ‘specifically’ read; so, we are including a list of writers our co-founder/poetry editor has majorly read.
Agha Shahid Ali | Fatimah Asghar | Magdalena Ball | Shaindel Beers | Rachel Belward | William Blake | Elizabeth Bradfield | Kathryn Stripling Byer | Hélène Cardona | José Manuel Cardona | Willa Carroll | Anne Casey | Mila Christiansen | Jos Charles | Polly Clark | Gillian Clarke | Keki N. Daruwalla | Danielle Cadena Deulen | Katy Didden | Carol Ann Duffy | Rachel Egly | Carrie Etter | Carla Sofia Ferreira | Catherine Garbinsky | Heather June Gibbons | Kahlil Gibran | Ruth Goldsmith | Jane Griffiths | Thom Gunn | Selima Hill | Jamie Houghton | Marie Howe | Russell Jones | Eve Kenneally | Isabelle Kenyon | Jacinta Kerketta | Brian Kirk | Hanna Komar | Deborah Landau | Kanika Lawton | Shara Lessley | Federico García Lorca | Alexandra Marraccini | Kathryn Maris | Jennifer Martelli | Mel McMahon | William Stanley Merwin | Anatoly Molotkov | Valzhyna Mort | Naomi Shihab Nye | Jill Osier | Abigail Parry | Fiona Perry | Rochelle Potkar | Laura Potts | Nancy Reddy | Michael Schmidt | Irwin Allan Sealy | William Shakespeare | Brenda Shaughnessy | Warsan Shire | Richard Siken | Anya Krugovoy Silver | Charles Simic | Tanya Singh | Savannah Slone | Lisa Stice | Melissa Studdard | Hannah Sullivan | Janet Sutherland | Ellora Sutton | Rabindranath Tagore | Richard Thomas | Alli Warren | Megan Watkins | Ally Wharton | Ava Wolf | Amy Wolstenholme | William Wordsworth | Augustus Young
Komal Ahuja | Robert Aickman | Mitch Albom | Trisha Ashley | Jane Austen | William Beckford |
Chetan Bhagat | Emily Brontë | Dan Brown | Paulo Coelho | Miriam Darlington | Charles Dickens | Arthur Conan Doyle | Richard Paul Evans | Hans Fallada | Elena Ferrante | Anne Frank | Amitav Ghosh | John Green | Aashish Gupta | Paula Hawkins | Ernest Hemingway | Anthony Horowitz | Khaled Hosseini | APJ Abdul Kalam | Simran Keshwani | Sheridan Le Fanu | Jack London | Richa Sambhy Mediratta | Sudha Murthy | Vladimir Nabokov | George Orwell | Thomas Love Peacock | Sylvia Plath | Joanne Kathleen Rowling | Elif Shafak | Mary Shelley | Khushwant Singh | Nikita Singh | Ravinder Singh | Sanjay Kumar Sinha | Jonathan Swift | Shashi Tharoor | Alan Titchmarsh | J.R.R. Tolkien | Horace Walpole | Virginia Woolf | Marcus Zusak
So, you can take a look at these writers, to test our tastes; send your SUBMISSIONS in through here. We can’t wait to read you!