Home | Community | Message Board

World Seed Supply
Please support our sponsors.

General Interest >> Music, Art, and Media

Welcome to the Shroomery Message Board! You are experiencing a small sample of what the site has to offer. Please login or register to post messages and view our exclusive members-only content. You'll gain access to additional forums, file attachments, board customizations, encrypted private messages, and much more!

Jump to first unread post. Pages: 1
Thrill Seeker
Registered: 10/31/02
Posts: 8,127
Loc: The will to power
Last seen: 4 years, 5 months
    #1479737 - 04/21/03 07:26 PM (15 years, 4 days ago)

So i submitted two poems to a poetry contest on poetry.com a few months back. The thing is that i have gotten email from first poetry.com informing me that my poem is in the semi final and that they want to publish it in a some kind of anthology. today another english company emailed me asking if they could use my work, naturally they where also offering me to buy their anthology.

So i highly suspect that this is just clever ways of selling books to people.
Do you have any experience with poetry.com?

We're the lowest of the low, the scum of the fucking earth!

Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator

Registered: 10/14/02
Posts: 2,819
Loc: state
Re: Poetry.com [Re: Scarfmeister]
    #1480091 - 04/21/03 09:10 PM (15 years, 4 days ago)

They are a scam.

Persons denying the existence of robots may be robots themselves.

Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
Rise ye Must!
 User Gallery

Registered: 05/10/01
Posts: 3,182
Loc: South GA
Last seen: 1 year, 29 days
Re: Poetry.com [Re: bert]
    #1482400 - 04/22/03 02:44 PM (15 years, 3 days ago)

They are, I have recieved one of those via snail mail for every poem I have ever submitted, so has my friend. Not only do they want to not pay you for your poem they will make monry from, they make you pay to get the book it will be in.


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
Jump to top. Pages: 1

General Interest >> Music, Art, and Media

Similar ThreadsPosterViewsRepliesLast post
* Short poems.
( 1 2 all )
MisterKite 2,910 34 07/17/06 07:39 AM
by mr_kite
* The Official Dada Poetry Thread freeskierpj 1,577 5 03/17/11 07:25 AM
by freeskierpj
* Poetry Feeback Thread Fucknuckle 363 0 08/13/05 12:56 PM
by Fucknuckle
* Poetry? JCoke 2,705 14 02/19/05 11:15 PM
by DirtMcgirt
* Hubbs' Poems Hubbs 1,001 5 03/05/07 03:38 PM
by Hubbs
* The Official Post Your Own Poetry Thread.
( 1 2 3 4 ... 109 110 )
aghorrorag 131,813 2,197 04/20/18 11:41 PM
by sunshine
* What do you think of this poetry? Honestly? dillweed4 483 5 11/05/11 04:09 PM
by dillweed4
* MICHAEL JACKSON – Poetry for the King hen81 461 1 07/12/09 07:59 PM
by Sellith

Extra information
You cannot start new topics / You cannot reply to topics
HTML is disabled / BBCode is enabled
Moderator: Middleman, automan, sui, DividedQuantum
585 topic views. 0 members, 0 guests and 1 web crawlers are browsing this forum.
[ Toggle Favorite | Print Topic | Stats ]
Search this thread:
World Seed Supply
Please support our sponsors.

Copyright 1997-2018 Mind Media. Some rights reserved.

Generated in 0.021 seconds spending 0.009 seconds on 19 queries.