Submit Your Poem

Below you are submitting your work to both Real People Poetry for broadcast on the audio podcast, as well as Merak for online publication. One poem per submission please. The form below is required. If you prefer to e-mail your poem to show exact spacing, punctuation, etc, submit the form AND send your poem to By clicking SEND, you certify that the writing entry below and/or sent via e-mail for this submission is an original work of authorship and that it is not copied from, nor does it include, any other person’s copyrighted work.

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Copyright Info

By submitting to RPP, you are giving us permission to create an audio recording of your writing that will be shared publicly on the podcast, promoted, and credited to you in the show notes and the audio. You are also submitting your work to Merak for online publication with full credit to you as the author. You retain all rights to your creative work and it will not be used in any other way without your permission. You will ALWAYS be credited for your work in every episode.