Poetry Organizations and Blogs

Linda Wallin © 2017

Linda Wallin © 2017


Chicago Poetry Blog
A helpful poetry blog that is sponsored by the editor and publisher of JOMP and provides helpful resources for Chicago poetry.

Haiku Society of America
A website dedicated to haiku, sponsored by a not-for-profit organization founded in 1968.

Illinois State Poetry Society
An organization of some 150 poets working and practicing poetry in Illinois. This site contains poems, poet bios, contest information, and more.

Naperville Writers' Group
A website dedicated to Chicago area writers of ficition, nonfiction and poetry.

Caroline Johnson
A blog by our president, Caroline Johnson, that details her publications and reading venues.

Beth Staas
Featuring samples of Beth’s work plus an ongoing series of helpful writing tips.

Wallin's Wave
A website founded by P&P president, Linda Wallin.

Wilda Morris' Poetry Challenge
A website founded by P&P workshop chair Wilda Morris, and contains a monthly poetry contest
with a prompt.

Curt Vevang
Poetry, Woodworking and more.