Word Weaving


Submissions are now closed for our first October issue. 

Word Weaving ~ 2021

Word Weaving is a new journal of syllabic poetry. Our Fall issue (#1) will be available on October 1 from Amazon.com.  


Submissions open May 15 through July 15 for the Fall issue.

Syllabic Poetry Forms

The following forms are acceptable for submission: haiku, senryu, haiga, tanka, tanka prose, haibun, cinquain and the various cinquain forms, Etheree, nonet, shadorma, gogyohka, Badger hexastich, Abhanga, and diatelle forms.

“Poetry is one of the ancient arts, and it begins as did all the fine arts, within the original wilderness of the earth.”

Mary Oliver

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