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Analysis of 200 tweets by The Poetry Society, from 06 Jul 2022 to 17 Aug 2022.

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The Poetry Society

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A charitable organisation promoting and advocating poets & poetry since 1909. Publishes #ThePoetryReview. Also @youngpoetsnet, @poetryeducation & @poetrycafeldn


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The Poetry Society
@PoetrySociety
Winner of the National Poetry Competition 2008, Christopher James gives this #WritingPrompt to inspire you to produce some new work for this year's competition. Find out more about the #NationalPoetryCompetition on our website at https://t.co/OZyw0DExSF
17 Aug, 2022 - 09:00 AM UTC
The Poetry Society
@PoetrySociety
Extract from Florence Hall's poem 'Aftermath', highly commended in the first round of the #AboutUs2022 competition. Writers aged 4-18 can enter their poems for the second round of the competition here: https://t.co/Sbdj8PFarL
17 Aug, 2022 - 08:00 AM UTC
The Poetry Society
@PoetrySociety
Day 17 of #TheSealeyChallenge our friends @TheEmmaPress recommend their pamphlet 'Milk Snake' by Toby Buckley (@longbeelad). "Queerness, displacement, and trauma are explored through these deceptively-gentle poems about fishermen, maggots, and bees."
17 Aug, 2022 - 07:00 AM UTC
The Poetry Society
@PoetrySociety
Day 16 of #TheSealeyChallenge Jenna Hunt recommends 'Branches' by @rhiannonmcgavin. "Clear, captivating, beautiful scenes that branch off (no pun intended!) into directions you wouldn't necessarily expect. I love how multidimensional each poem is."
16 Aug, 2022 - 07:00 AM UTC
The Poetry Society
@PoetrySociety
Twice longlisted for the National Poetry Competition @nessalampert gives her inspiration for those of you planning to enter the competition this year. Find out more about the #NationalPoetryCompetition on our website at https://t.co/OZyw0DmWu5
15 Aug, 2022 - 09:00 AM UTC
The Poetry Society
@PoetrySociety
Day 15 of #TheSealeyChallenge @stephenson_pj recommends 'the small manoeuvre' by Kathy Pimlott. "An acute observer of contemporary urban life and people, and witness to change, the poems are engaging, playful and full of exact details and wry wit."
15 Aug, 2022 - 07:00 AM UTC
The Poetry Society
@PoetrySociety
#SummerSundayPoems Rebecca Perry's 'beaches (1)' was published in #ThePoetryReview Summer 2016. Read more: https://t.co/RVF1zP9b7q
14 Aug, 2022 - 03:57 PM UTC
The Poetry Society
@PoetrySociety
Day 14 of #TheSealeyChallenge @shevchenkonight recommends Fiona Benson's 'Vertigo & Ghost' (@JonathanCape). "Benson's tender and violent tendencies are what enticed me to begin writing poetry. A collection I continually return to, or more, one that continually returns to me."
14 Aug, 2022 - 07:00 AM UTC
The Poetry Society
@PoetrySociety
Day 13 of #TheSealeyChallenge @thereaderorg recommends 'Through the Corridors of Light' "For anyone who's had to deal with serious illness, whether personally or witnessing a loved one suffer, this anthology perfectly echoes the emotional turbulence you go through."
13 Aug, 2022 - 07:00 PM UTC
The Poetry Society
@PoetrySociety
Andre Bagoo and Richard Scott, sensational guest editors for the latest issue of #ThePoetryReview, pictured on #ThePoetrySociety office's glamourous rooftop. Pick up your copy today from our website or a good bookstore!
13 Aug, 2022 - 09:00 AM UTC
The Poetry Society
@PoetrySociety
William Blake, renowned painter, mystic and poet, died 195 years ago today. Blake is most well known for his book 'Songs of Innocence and Experience' and writing the 'unofficial English national anthem' Jerusalem. This is a short extract from his poem 'Auguries of Innocence.'
12 Aug, 2022 - 09:00 AM UTC
The Poetry Society
@PoetrySociety
Day 12 of #TheSealeyChallenge chenrui recommends 'An Amorous Discourse In The Suburbs of Hell' by Deborah levy . "Don’t tell me you’ve never daydreamed about hellish angels that shoo off pigeons. Well, my dear never-do-wellers, here she is in all her ragged glory."
12 Aug, 2022 - 07:00 AM UTC
The Poetry Society
@PoetrySociety
So glad you enjoyed the book! Our new Poetry Society members giveaway is up on #ThePoetrySociety website now: https://t.co/PhqSqEv9wi https://t.co/IqHJf6cAIZ
11 Aug, 2022 - 04:40 PM UTC
The Poetry Society
@PoetrySociety
Previous Canal Laureate, @nancycampbelle's Thunderstone (@eandtbooks) is out today! A lyric memoir about change, recovery & self discovery.
11 Aug, 2022 - 09:46 AM UTC
The Poetry Society
@PoetrySociety
Day eleven of #TheSealeyChallenge @HateleyErin recommends 'Too Young, Too Loud, Too Different' edited by @MaisieLawrence & @BetaRish. "An enlightening and exciting read, celebrating all the revolutionary work that has come from Malika's Poetry Kitchen."
11 Aug, 2022 - 07:00 AM UTC
The Poetry Society
@PoetrySociety
#ThePoetryReview is looking for a new editor with a successful track-record of editing, commissioning and assessing poetry. Deadline: Monday the 12th of September, 9am. Find out how to apply on our website: https://t.co/vPGBDON0bB
10 Aug, 2022 - 05:18 PM UTC
The Poetry Society
@PoetrySociety
This fantastic opportunity closes tonight! Apply now: https://t.co/wK39L0WHsl https://t.co/Gv7jHgTINS
10 Aug, 2022 - 10:54 AM UTC
The Poetry Society
@PoetrySociety
Extract from Filippo Rossi's poem 'Carbon-12', a winning poem in the first round of the #AboutUs2022 competition. Poets aged 4-18 can enter the second round of the competition here: https://t.co/Sbdj8PWLjj
10 Aug, 2022 - 10:28 AM UTC
The Poetry Society
@PoetrySociety
How is your writing coming along for the #NationalPoetryCompetition? @metapheric, the winner of the competition last year, has written this prompt to inspire you to address new areas in your work! Find out more about the competition here: https://t.co/OZyw0DmWu5
10 Aug, 2022 - 09:00 AM UTC
The Poetry Society
@PoetrySociety
Day ten of #TheSealeyChallenge @Gbadenaija recommends 'The Wild Fox of Yemen' (@GraywolfPress) by @ThreaWrites. "I recommend this book for its surge and a fury that does not preclude humour and joy."
10 Aug, 2022 - 07:00 AM UTC
The Poetry Society
@PoetrySociety
Philip Larkin's 'MCMXIV' was published in The Poetry Review October-December 1961! #Larkin100
09 Aug, 2022 - 11:15 AM UTC
The Poetry Society
@PoetrySociety
Great choice for #TheSealeyChallenge! Let us know what your reading with the hashtag #PSSealey. https://t.co/K1KpLmgkRc
09 Aug, 2022 - 10:55 AM UTC
The Poetry Society
@PoetrySociety
Day nine of #TheSealeyChallenge @AnnPelletierT recommends 'The Barman' (@badbettypress) by @helen_bowell. "My go to is The Barman by Helen Bowell. So good for the soul!"
09 Aug, 2022 - 09:40 AM UTC
The Poetry Society
@PoetrySociety
What better way to celebrate #InternationalCatDay than with some feline rhyme? Why do you think so many poets have been attracted to writing cat-poetry?
08 Aug, 2022 - 04:08 PM UTC
The Poetry Society
@PoetrySociety
Happy #InternationalCatDay! Matthew Griffiths' 'Cat Voice' won the Spring 2020 members' competition, judged by @iamrichardscott. It was originally published in Poetry News.
08 Aug, 2022 - 03:49 PM UTC
The Poetry Society
@PoetrySociety
Two days left to apply to #ThePoetrySociety's internship with @_CreativeAccess ! No prior publishing experience needed, only enthusiasm for communication, participation and the arts. Find out more here: https://t.co/bAux7JVGyS Deadline: 10th of August.
08 Aug, 2022 - 10:38 AM UTC
The Poetry Society
@PoetrySociety
Happy #InternationalCatDay! Anna Leader's 'a cat talks about cat-poetry' was published on @youngpoetsnet!
08 Aug, 2022 - 09:10 AM UTC
The Poetry Society
@PoetrySociety
Longlisted poet @KathyDArcyCork with a #WritingPrompt to help jumpstart your creativity for the #NationalPoetryCompetition. Find out more about the competition here: https://t.co/OZyw0DExSF
08 Aug, 2022 - 09:00 AM UTC
The Poetry Society
@PoetrySociety
Day eight of the #SealeyChallenge @nessalampert recommends Peter Sansom's Lanyard (@Carcanet). "Lanyard is tender, funny, sad and beautifully written. Sit down with it and you won’t get up until you’ve read the whole book." #InternationalCatDay
08 Aug, 2022 - 07:00 AM UTC

Top Retweets by @poetrysociety

Young Poets Network
@youngpoetsnet
Are you ready for your final writing challenge this summer? #FoyleYoungPoet Eve Wright asks you to write about a moment, event or object through just one of your senses. Choose from any of the senses - and we don't just mean those five! Submit by 12 Sept: https://t.co/oIQPieBvzo https://t.co/8byusFRWxu
16 Aug, 2022 - 12:16 PM UTC
Alice White
@poetalicewhite
It took me until this year, age 41, to work up the brazenness it takes to submit to the Poetry Review, the brazenness I had in spades as a little girl. Thank you forever @AndreBagoo @iamrichardscott @PoetrySociety https://t.co/dK82xKz1bK
12 Aug, 2022 - 12:00 PM UTC
Casey Bailey
@MrCaseyBailey
Could you be the next Editor of @PoetrySociety The Poetry Review? Click this link! https://t.co/XBAVKdVmPj
11 Aug, 2022 - 05:44 PM UTC
Nancy Campbell
@nancycampbelle
Working with @PoetrySociety on words for the waterways was a great honour and a wild delight - and inspired me to join the canal community. See 🧵 for a giveaway ⚡️ https://t.co/vqgdvEU0nO
11 Aug, 2022 - 10:30 AM UTC
Young Poets Network
@youngpoetsnet
"And you, / who have nothing better to do, sit down to listen." Why not take up Maggie Wang's invitation and sit down to listen to 12 poems of protest by young writers this warm afternoon? Enjoy the brand new recording of our recent protest poetry event: https://t.co/54gnzOw6OC
10 Aug, 2022 - 01:55 PM UTC
Young Poets Network
@youngpoetsnet
Each August, we give our platform over to #FoyleYoungPoets who set new writing challenges to keep you inspired. Today, we're launching Ran Zhao (@bluagav)'s challenge to write the ordinary🍚 Record a family meal, a prayer, a large orange (etc!) by 5 Sept: https://t.co/NvRjMDnJJf https://t.co/de6BSDL33E
09 Aug, 2022 - 11:18 AM UTC
rmcfarlane63
@rmcfarlane63
Looking at legacy and heritage at the @CanalRiverTrust Ellesmere Yard over the last few days. 4/31 @SealeyChallenge has to be a classic about living on the waters by @Jo_Bell but how did I forget the beautiful love poems @PoetrySociety #TheSealeyChallenge #PSSealey https://t.co/KgOKdaQzVY
08 Aug, 2022 - 08:34 AM UTC
Andre Bagoo
@AndreBagoo
Pictured in Trinidad: the Summer Issue of The Poetry Review, guest-edited by me & Richard Scott. ✨@PoetrySociety @iamrichardscott https://t.co/h9bwBLfixT
07 Aug, 2022 - 01:21 PM UTC
Young Poets Network
@youngpoetsnet
It's August: the time of the year when we share writing challenges by #FoyleYoungPoets. Daniel Wale is inviting you to write about friendship. Will you write a letter-poem to a best friend, or a poem on the nature of friendship? Submit by 5 September: https://t.co/EoDiIS4Wtl https://t.co/BqNMfxIEp5
07 Aug, 2022 - 11:47 AM UTC
Corinna Board
@CorinnaBoard
I am rereading this wonderful collection by @pascalepoet for day 4 of the Sealey challenge. ‘The Treekeeper’s Tale’ made me fall in love with trees and nature even more, it is hauntingly beautiful! #TheSealeyChallenge #PSSealey #poetrycommunity #amreading #poetrytwitter https://t.co/EMR9jnpiJk
04 Aug, 2022 - 08:15 AM UTC
rmcfarlane63
@rmcfarlane63
3/31 I met Stephanie giving a keynote speech at @VervePoetryFest and she was amazing this is theology, autobiography, post-colonial discourse beyond a make-centred view. 🔥🔥@SealeyChallenge @PoetrySociety #PSSealey #TheSealeyChallenge https://t.co/YtLO6c5hWb
03 Aug, 2022 - 08:29 AM UTC
Young Poets Network
@youngpoetsnet
It's August! And you know what that means. Once again, we're setting weekly challenges created by #FoyleYoungPoets to keep you busy throughout the month. This week, Daniel Wale wants you to write about friendship💫💖✍️ Find out more and enter by 5 Sept: https://t.co/EoDiISmxRV https://t.co/2Kc36f7vim
02 Aug, 2022 - 11:08 AM UTC
Young Poets Network
@youngpoetsnet
"You don't have to write in a poetic way, I think the natural voice is often the right way to write poems." 3 days till the deadline of this year's #FoyleYoungPoets of the Year Award and one of this year's judges, @Arshi_Mona, exclusively offers her top three tips to entrants. https://t.co/COrEzyLJO4
28 Jul, 2022 - 02:50 PM UTC
Young Poets Network
@youngpoetsnet
This Saturday we're celebrating the winners of the @PeopleOf1381 protest poetry challenge. Our third-prize winner Kexin Huang will be beaming in from across the world to share her third-prize winning poem on how to live through an apocalypse. https://t.co/PbKE0lrZx7 (1/3) https://t.co/pLQkVWwVSZ
27 Jul, 2022 - 10:58 AM UTC
Young Poets Network
@youngpoetsnet
On Saturday we're celebrating the winners of the protest poetry challenge on Young Poets Network: https://t.co/PbKE0lrZx7 Second-prize winner Charlie Jolley will be performing her poem about saving Sheffield's trees via recorded video. (1/3) https://t.co/smWSpvm4z0
26 Jul, 2022 - 03:52 PM UTC
Young Poets Network
@youngpoetsnet
Her poem is the first-prize winner of the challenge, chosen by @Vanessa_Kisuule, and delicately explores how to balance "the chatter of the headlines" with being a living being in the world, raising tomato plants. To hear this & more on Sat, book now: https://t.co/PbKE0lrZx7 3/3 https://t.co/BpN4BxeGdS
26 Jul, 2022 - 11:18 AM UTC
Young Poets Network
@youngpoetsnet
Maggie's recent work appears in @Harvard_Review, @poetrywales & @BathMagg. She is a @LedburyCritics, a Barbican Young Poet & the reviews editor at SUSPECT, the journal of @SGUnbound1. Her debut pamphlet, The Sun on the Tip of a Snail’s Shell, is forthcoming from @hazel_press. 2/3 https://t.co/0by1GsTS2O
26 Jul, 2022 - 11:17 AM UTC
Young Poets Network
@youngpoetsnet
This Saturday, we're celebrating the young winners of our recent protest poetry challenge 📢 Book your free ticket to the online event: https://t.co/PbKE0lrZx7 We'll be sharing more about each of the readers throughout the week. Today's featured poet is Maggie Wang... 1/3 https://t.co/l2CBQSTVYa
26 Jul, 2022 - 11:17 AM UTC
Young Poets Network
@youngpoetsnet
We're so glad you enjoyed Saturday's #AboutUs Zoom workshop Tia! We've two more free online workshops for young people coming up very soon 💫 Book for next Tuesday's writing masterclass with Kat Francois here: https://t.co/i0UgwXkgX8 https://t.co/bnZ6R4QU44
26 Jul, 2022 - 09:21 AM UTC
Young Poets Network
@youngpoetsnet
In a busy world, we're inviting you to take a peaceful moment for yourself. We've teamed up with the Japan Institute of @PDXJapaneseGdn to create a new writing challenge, with prompts by Seán Hewitt to help you slow down. Aged 5-25? Enter by 12 Sept: https://t.co/hJI7MURwTV https://t.co/3q5WsrhcxS
22 Jul, 2022 - 12:24 PM UTC
The Hastings Bookshop Poetry Festival
@H_B_P_F
DUE to RMT strikes, we're rescheduling HBPF this year. It will now take place on 27/08/2022 (one week later). Thanks to all the poets who could reschedule, and our venue, The Printworks, too. Updated lineup here. Tickets below. TELL YA FRENS & UP THE RMT! X https://t.co/evJS51Tnjy
22 Jul, 2022 - 10:06 AM UTC
Poetry Education
@PoetryEducation
Looking for a climate-focused creative writing activity to keep your students busy in the last few days of term? @catherinebruton, a #FoyleYoungPoet's Teacher Trailblazer, has a step-by-step PowerPoint to get those creative juices flowing: https://t.co/srxYN4Piu7 https://t.co/lRVE4J2lH8
19 Jul, 2022 - 04:55 PM UTC
Jane Ace
@janerace
A coffee, a light breeze and the new #PoetryReview Couldn’t be better (if we ignore climate/cost of living crisis etc. just for now) @poetrysociety https://t.co/XxaRDwlacB
15 Jul, 2022 - 10:51 AM UTC
Eddie the Giant Librarian
@EddieKristan
I think a fun piece of library trivia is that most libraries don't have enough space for all the books, movies, magazines, etc. that they own. We depend on a portion of it being in your homes at any given time. So, in a way, we are all the library. :D
11 Jul, 2022 - 02:11 PM UTC
Kali Richmond
@SevenKali
Can't stop thinking about this Fran Lock quote from the latest Poetry Review https://t.co/KLGEoXYHnD
09 Jul, 2022 - 09:13 PM UTC
Alina Stefanescu
@aliner
The first time I read Samatar Elmi’s poem, “The Snails,” I was transfixed. It’s exciting to learn that it was awarded the 2021 Geoffrey Dreamer Prize from ⁦@PoetrySociety⁩. ✨ So deserved. https://t.co/2dHRcPJ0VF
09 Jul, 2022 - 06:33 PM UTC
Ledbury Poetry
@LedburyPoetry
Ledbury Poetry Festival LIVE in Ledbury or ONLINE wherever you are https://t.co/APindo1UrZ @PoetrySociety 1pm Versopolis: A Celebration of European Poetry with Joanna Venho from Finland and Iryna Tsilyk from Ukraine https://t.co/0wCp6OmjLa
09 Jul, 2022 - 12:25 PM UTC
Judith Palmer
@WasThatThunder
Great to catch up with Valerie Bloom and Joseph Coelho as @poetryval wins the CLiPPA award, in the week @JosephACoelho became new children’s laureate. @clpe1 Congratulations both. https://t.co/Un47nlYaQ6
09 Jul, 2022 - 06:46 AM UTC
EE Chandler
@ee_chandler
Lovely reading at @poetrysociety launch last night - @noellekocot’s deceptively simple poetry all the way from #NewJersey. From ‘Out Of Hiding’: ‘Life seems like lead At times, And the weight I carried Was nearly frozen. We lose ourselves In irridescence…’
08 Jul, 2022 - 05:11 PM UTC
Kimberly Campanello
@KCampanello
This was an exquisite reading last night and the framing by editors @iamrichardscott and @AndreBagoo was a wonderful window into their thinking. Love the continuation of accessible online events. More please! 💐 https://t.co/PlbLA8lcFs
08 Jul, 2022 - 08:57 AM UTC

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