Your Pantoum is marvellous. I agree about the englwyn. Not for English. We just don't have the hwll. Old Possum's Book of Practical Pigs. Like the sound of it. Never been a fan of cats, but pigs are good Great to have yet another poet in Authors Electric! Self publishing is a long tradition in the world of poetry, but I was lucky enough to be published by a couple of small presses.
But they've been very slow to get to grips with e-publishing, so I'm now thinking of e-publishing a 'selection' myself. Found your experience instructive Bob. Will be interesting to see how Amazon reacts! Your website is a fantastic resource. Post a Comment. Few poets can have any realistic hope of being published by any of the big boys. Some years ago when I still had delusions I checked them out, and found that one - it may have been Bloodaxe - had announced that they would definitely not be taking on any new poets for at least three years.
The others were little more encouraging. The number of living poets whose names are known to the public is tiny.
Fifteen years ago an Arts Council study found that only four per cent of the total sales of the best-selling thousand poetry books were of contemporary poetry. Faber were responsible for 90 per cent of the sales, and Seamus Heaney for 67 per cent of those. His first collection of essays, The Sacred Wood, appeared in Help Centre. My Wishlist Sign In Join. Eliot , Axel Scheffler Illustrator. Be the first to write a review. Add to Wishlist.
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