The purpose of poetry reviews is the shared and reflective practice of reading poems
Brazenly idiosyncratic webzine running an ongoing odyssey of sexual exposition
For an editor to spend long enough on your work to form an opinion about how it was written… well, that is a generous thing to do.
There is much to be said for the maxim that the best way to learn is to teach.
Renowned blog-zine Clear Poetry specialises in poetry with rapid appeal and lingering quality. Ben Benyard continues to push the journal from strength to strength and his eBook anthology of poems from the site is a welcome addition to online reading. Here are the ones ones of mine he liked: https://clearpoetry.wordpress.com/2016/04/07
So, after a tantalising wait, it turns out not one but two of my poems made the shortlist for this competition.