News & Updates
Submissions are now open for our Gwendolyn Brooks inspired poetry contest, the winners of which will be featured during our 2019 One City, One Poet celebration. First-prize is $500; the winner and nine runners-up will be published in broadsides and a chapbook and receive a percentage of the profits. Details at atrociouspoets.submittable.com.
(Unaffiliated with the Gwendolyn Brooks estate)
Poetry-on-the-spot at 4th friday
We’ll be back when 4th Friday starts up again in January!
Open meetings are held on the first Monday of every month.
Next meeting: November 5th, 7 p.m.
at Ethereal Confections on the Woodstock Square
(If you're wondering whether you should come...um...yes, you should.)
open mic night with the atrocious poets
November 16, 6-8 p.m.
at the Rockford Art Museum
In the media
Woodstock Independent 9/28/17
Northwest Herald 4/14/17