Writing & Poetry

Academy of American Poets
The official website of Academy of American Poets, Poets.org offers hundreds of essays and interviews about poetry, biographies of more than 500 poets, more than 2,500 poems, and audio clips of 150 poems.

Bartleby Verse: One of the largest free collections of verse on the web!
With thousands of poems by hundreds of authors, Bartleby.com offers one of the largest free collections of verse on the web.

The Contemps
21 authors putting real life in the spotlight, keeping readers up to date on the latest in YA contemporary fiction by blogging, tweeting, (over) sharing our own teenage experiences, and occasionally meeting up in real life.

Chicago Poetry
Everything you need to know about Chicago’s poetry scene.

Find Poetry
The aim of Find Poetry is to provide a quick way to search and find the poem you require. It’s not just famous poetry like Shakespeare or Owen – YOUR poetry is vital to the site too and Find Poetry invites you to add your page into their listings.

Magnetic Poetry
Magnetic Poetry® has now sold over three million word kits, over one billion word tiles–create your own magnetic poetry online or read poetry created by others!

Poetic License
A new generation of poets and writers is among us, and this site provides a space for these powerful voices to be heard.

Poetry 180: A Poem A Day for American High Schools
Poetry can and should be an important part of our daily lives.  Poems can inspire and make us think about what it means to be a member of the human race. By just spending a few minutes reading a poem each day, new worlds can be revealed.  All of the poems on this site are selected with high school students in mind.

Teen Ink
A national teen magazine, book series, and website devoted entirely to teenage writing and art.

Teen Lit
The sole purpose of TeenLit.com is to promote teen literacy by providing a forum for teen writers to publish and discuss their writing, review and discuss books they read, and to provide a resource for their teachers.

Youthful Wisdom Press
A Small independent publishing company that is interested in publishing the written work of teens 13-18.

SWAN Catalog



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