This is a call for submissions for Poetry Potion 13: Transformation
This edition, themed Transformation, will be launched in March 2018 and focusses on Transformation
“Life is a moving, breathing thing. We have to be willing to constantly evolve. Perfection is constant transformation.”
Life is dynamic and constantly moving towards the next. Thrust into the current, us poor old humans, are forced to transform and adapt. To become the next version of self. To evolve.
This call asks for submissions that speak of transformation. Personal and universal. It speaks of the new and evolved, the upgraded or reimagined. What transformation have you undergone? What transformations have you facilitated? Who facilitated your transformation? What was your process of metamorphosis? What was the outcome?
The Theme is:
Poets are encouraged to submit no more than three poems. Please refer to our submissions guidelines to ensure that you submit correctly. We are looking for new poems- poems that have not been published elsewhere.(Poems published on Facebook Twitter and Instagram are considered published)
The best poems will interpret the theme in a refreshing and unique way. The selected poems will avoid the standard and mundane. It will explore the creative use of language, subtle complexities, and include form (stanza, rhyme syntax aesthetic language etc).The best poems will inspire the reader. It will transform the reader. It will describe the process of transformation to the reader. It will present the transformed in all its newness.
To submit poems use the form below. Make sure to familiarize yourself with our submission guidelines before submitting.
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Do not submit poems via email.