Women's Poetry Opportunities

Girls on Key offers many opportunities for women and gender diverse poets and spoken word artists.

For current opportunities, join our Facebook Group

Read your original poetry on our open mic at one of our four monthly poetry readings.

We are looking for paid featured poets with enough material to hold an audience for 10-15 minutes. 

Fore more information on how we choose our features, start here.

If you are new to poetry, check out our writing tips.

Sell your poetry book in our online poetry bookshop

Distribute your poetry book or poetry zine through our online poetry bookshop.

Check out the Poetry Portal Bookshop.

Submit your original, unpublished poems under 50 lines for a paid slot in our email newsletter sent to 550 people each month.

Sign up to our monthly email newsletter for poems and events here.

Poetry film creators - we want your films for our poetry film night held in Melbourne at Loop Bar each month. We also have paid feature poet slots at this event.

To find a poetry film night coming up, check out our Facebook Events page

Publish your poetry book with Girls on Key Press

Girls on Key Press works with ten women and gender diverse poets every year for free to publish their poetry books. Send us your manuscript for consideration!

Check out our current Girls on Key Press titles here.

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