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Anthology Update! We're Close!

Blog Posted:11/26/2020 9:38:00 AM

We are very close to finally publishing our first anthology. Thanks for the great submissions. Unfortunately, some great poems were omitted because the poet didn't use their legal name. Oh, well. Anyway, we hope to release the book this weekend! 

Some have asked about the price. It looks like the cost will be $19 or less for this wonderful 500-page anthology. 

We'll let you know more soon. 

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Date: 11/30/2020 5:55:00 AM
Well, I'm gobsmacked, as is Olive for the poems we entered were chosen for the 'It's Poetry: An anthology of contemporary poetry from around the world' thank you so much PS for selecting them :) :)
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Date: 11/29/2020 12:41:00 PM
That's wonderful news ~ thanks for the awesome work that went into this huge anthology. Talk about an awesome 2020 souvenir. At least something good is coming out of this year ~ it's the next best thing to a convention. Line xx
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Date: 11/29/2020 8:54:00 AM
I just ordered the book on Amazon! Title: PS - It’s Poetry: An anthology of contemporary poetry from around the world. It will be delivered to my house on Thursday, December 3rd.
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Mark Toney
Date: 11/29/2020 11:51:00 AM
Shhhh! I'm listening to reason ... ;) Live long and prosper!
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Date: 11/29/2020 10:58:00 AM
Hey, you spoiled the fun. We haven’t told anybody yet because we have a new cover that will be out tomorrow.
Date: 11/29/2020 7:37:00 AM
Looking forward to reading it! Have those who have had writing chosen already been contacted?
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Date: 11/29/2020 4:16:00 AM
ah, more vanity publishers.
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Date: 11/28/2020 3:07:00 PM
Eloisa and I will certainly be buying it, looking forward to it :)
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James Fraser
Date: 11/30/2020 4:22:00 AM
Order placed, it'll be delivered Dec 4th :)
Date: 11/28/2020 2:02:00 PM
Wow, quite a gargantuan anthology! I can't wait for the unveiling, Team Poetrysoup! Like Connie, I'll purchase a copy even if none of my 3 poems make the cut. Thanks for the latest scoop!
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Date: 11/28/2020 1:31:00 PM
I look forward to having my own copy. It will be wonderful to know so many Authors in the book. I will buy a copy rather my poem makes it in or not. Thank you Team Poetry Soup for all the hard work that goes in to an endeavor like this. Christmas Blessings.
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Date: 11/27/2020 12:50:00 PM
Zowie, a suiper large book! The price sounds fair at least.
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Date: 11/27/2020 11:20:00 AM
Great to hear the news. Looking forward to reading all your selections, thanks for putting it together.
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Date: 11/27/2020 8:49:00 AM
Team Poetry Soup, that is great news. $19.00 is a fair price, of course being from Canada my price would be a bit higher but still good for a 500 page book of poetry. Whether I made it in the book (hope I did, I submitted 3 poems!) I would still purchase it _Constance
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Date: 11/27/2020 2:48:00 AM
500 pages! Yikes, I get the heebie jeebies after 3.
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Keith Trestrail
Date: 11/27/2020 3:43:00 PM
Whoa! First we had Son of Spock, now we have Dad of Spock. Could this year get any weirder!
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Date: 11/27/2020 8:35:00 AM
We were thinking about making the text 3 point text, but changed our minds... ;-)

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