Finding, supporting, nurturing, leading and promoting the best undiscovered poetic talent from around the globe.
Home to the world's most extensive poetry community, we're here to help you find your poetic voice. We believe that poetry is a powerful tool, and it can be used to build community and encourage people to embrace the beauty of their own voices. Whether you're just starting out or have been writing for years, The Poetry Cove is here to serve you.
We offer services for budding poets: we seek out poets from all over the globe, provide them with resources and support as they grow their skillsets, and connect them with a creative family of likeminded poets who can help them find their feet. We provide everything under one roof—branding services, radio, events, educational & publishing opportunities—so you can focus on what matters most: being creative!
The Poetry Cove is here to support you as a poet—no matter where on your journey towards becoming one you may be!
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The Poetry Cove was created by Adam Gary to help poets all over the world find and embrace their voice and craft. It is our core mission to create opportunities to those who have proven their dedication and love for poetry, regardless of their backgrounds, studies, and experience.
However, being home to the most extensive poetry community and providing those opportunities comes with a cost. We rely heavily on membership subscriptions, service purchases, merchandising and of course, our very generous donation supporters.
If you would like to give a one off donation, please click below. Alternatively, if you would like to become an annual supporter please click here for more info.
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Trusts & Foundations
The Poetry Cove
The very heart of what we do. Our forum launched The Poetry Cove as a place for poets from all over the world to come together and talk all things poetry, share their work, give and gain feedback, and most importantly to make friends.
We strive to make our forum the safest place for any budding poet looking to dip their toes into the waters of poetry, whilst also being a haven for the more experienced. We are proud of the environment that has been cultivated on the forum and look forward to welcoming many new poets in the future.
The best in virtual poetry hangouts,
our cafe and performance space acts as an extension to the family we have created on the forum, allowing our members to meet 'face to face' utilising the Second Life platform.
It is our aim to be a home for poets across Second Life and the globe, providing opportunity to those who wish to showcase their work in a virtual exhibition centre whilst also hosting weekly open mic sessions and other fun events too.
Open to anyone aged 16+ and from all backgrounds, The Poetry Cove Academy is the perfect training ground for the modern and next generation of poets.
Poets and their voices are being heard across the globe in mainstream media, and demand for the art is rising. We are dedicated to training and nurturing the next generation of poets; not just through their writing, but helping them become the best, most well-rounded professionals within the industry. Our Academy is now ONLINE including our very popular Saturday School drop-in.
Poetry Cove Agency is one of the world's leading talent agencies who solely represent the very best in poetic talent. Our clients are literary, performance, spoken word poets, social media influencers specialising in the poetry niche, and leading industry practitioners who are currently working in publishing, film and television, theatre, arts festivals, and with other exciting community outreach organisations.
Our leading 24hr poetry station brings you the very best poetry tracks from independent poets across the globe! As well as interviews with poets, weekly talk shows, competitions and more!
The Poetry Cove Radio
Making your voice heard!
Attached to the radio is our in depth podcast. With just one episode at the moment, already it is charting frequently across the world on Apple Podcasts.
Poetry Cove Productions will look to bring poetry shows, tours and films to the forefront of future entertainment. With state of the art light shows and performance FX, powerful storytelling poetry films and captivating documentary series, poetry events will be the next big thing!
Independent poets will also have the opportunity to book a tour manager and design their own poetry tours and performances and take their own careers to new heights.
The Poetry Cove Magazine is a quarterly-issued literary magazine featuring poetry, short stories, essays, opinion pieces, games, contests, poetry news, and more. The Poetry Cove Magazine takes pride in its unique relationship between readers and editors - anyone can submit their writing for potential feature in the magazine.
The Poetry Cove Magazine debuted in February, 2022, and is a must-have for train rides, beach days, and walks in the park for poetry lovers anywhere.
Attached to the magazine is our fantastic poetry blog. Run by a team of exceptional bloggers, we are the one stop poetry blog covering all aspects of poetry and being a poet.
Poetry Cove Press will give voice to poets of exceptional ability, who may not necessarily be able to get their foot in the door at bigger houses.
Doing away with all the pretentiousness that litters the publishing world, Poetry Cove Press will prioritise debut poets, actively and proudly seeking to give poets their first foot in the door.