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THE POETRY EXPLOSION NEWSLETTER - "The Pen"

Arthur C. Ford, Sr.

 

GUIDELINES(www.thepoetbandcompany.yolasite.com)

Dear Literary Artist,

The Poet Band Company is asking for poetry,max.40 lines and prose,max.300 words (English language only. If sent in another language, also include English translation or transliteration)

to be submitted for possible publication in “THE POETRY EXPLOSION NEWSLETTER”(THE PEN”), issued quarterly(January, April, July, October). JULY'S ISSUES ARE DEDICATED TO

ROMANTIC POETRY!!! OCTOBER'S ISSUES SPOTLIGHTS HOLIDAY POETRY. ALL

OTHER ISSUES ARE “OPENED TO THE WRITER”.

We publish poems and prose pertaining to all subjects(love, holidays, current events, etc.) and in

any form(sonnets, haiku, rhyme, free and blank verse, etc.). Simultaneous and pre-published

submissions are accepted. Bio-sketches are optional. Presently, we are not paying monetarily,

but if your works are selected, we'll send you a free copy of the issue in which they(it)appear(s).

Send us your best!!!!! All submissions must be typed and of “camera ready” quality. Submit

a maximum of five works(a L.S.A.S.E. with correct postage if you want your works that are

not accepted for publication to be returned). E-Mail submissions are accepted and must include Snail-Mail address.

Note: If sending from another country, please send International Coupons(2 per

dollar amount) or a Money Order or Check written in U.S. Dollars from a U.S. Bank.

If you never have been published, this may be your chance!!!

Thanks for your love of the written word!!!!!!!!

Subscriptions: $25.00 yearly(4 issues) or $48.00 for 2 years. Send $4.00 for a sample

                                    issue. Outside the U.S.A. , and Canada, $35.00 U.S Dollars for

4 issues or $68.00 for 2 years. Make Check or Money Order payable to:

Arthur C. Ford

P.O. Box 4725

Pittsburgh, PA.15206-0725 (U.S.A.)

EM:wewuvpoetry@hotmail.com

TOLL FREE: 1-866-234-0297

                                    POEMS ARE CRITIQUED AT 15 CENTS PER WORD!!!!

 

 ADVERTISING RATES:

                                Size                              One issue                                  Four issues

                        1/8 page                        $10.00                                      $35.00

                        ¼ page                         $20.00                                      $60.00

                        ½ page                          $40.00                                     $120.00

                        Full Page                      $80.00                                      $270.00

Ads must be “camera ready” and printed in black and white. Logos are accepted.

 

                                                Yours in Words,

                                                Arthur C. Ford, Sr. / Editor

BIO-SKETCH OF Arthur C. Ford, Sr., poet

Arthur C. Ford, Sr. was born and bred in New Orleans, LA. He earned a Bachelor

of Science Degree from Southern University in New Orleans, where he studied creative

writing and was also a member of the Drama Society. He has visited 45 states in America

and resided for two years in Brussels, Belgium(Europe).He presently resides in Pittsburgh, PA.

His poetry(lyrics) and prose have been published throughout America, Canada, etc.

Recently he spent 30 days doing missionary work and travelling throughout the country of India.

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