Welcome to the Poetry Society of Michigan!

The Poetry Society of Michigan encourages and celebrates poetry groups across Michigan. It is a member of National Federation of State Poetry Societies. PSM provides workshops, contests and opportunities to be published in two annual editions of their literary journal Peninsula Poets. Statewide meetings are held twice each year. (See the Events Page.) Please visit the Membership page for details on joining.

The Fall Meeting will be held in Muskegon at the Community College October 21, 2017.

The Fall meeting of PSM will take place in the Blue and Gold Room of Stevenson Center at Muskegon Community College (221 S. Quarterline Road) in Muskegon. We will begin gathering for coffee at 9:30 and be done by 3:00. Our program will include a formal introduction and reading of poetry by Larry Thomas, PSM Chancellor, a poetic tribute to Julie George, and election of new board members. Information about motels and recreation opportunities can be found at www.visitmuskegon.org. The meeting cost is $25 per person, which includes lunch. Please contact  PSM Treasurer Susan Anderson to make your meeting reservation by phone at (231) 429-2443 or by mail at PO Box 1035 Cadillac, MI. 49601 or email: treasurer.psm@gmail.com.


Melanie Dunbar, PSM Contest Coordinator, has announced the Category themes for the 2017 Poetry Society of Michigan Annual Poetry Contest. See the contest brochure for details. Submit often and spread the word. Entries must comply with the submission guidelines, include appropriate fees, and be received by Melanie no later than August 1, 2017. For more info, check the Contest page

We have some openings on the board – If you are interested in volunteering, contact Polly Opsahl

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