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  • Savannah Belle

    Savannah Belle

    Savannah Belle Here in Chicago I sit in the sun of an Indi...

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  • An Exquisite Beauty

    An Exquisite Beauty

    An exhale of air is a breath, many are made before death. But...

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  • Damaged Reflection

    Damaged Reflection

    When I see you, I don’t see myself, I see hope, I see happine...

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  • Mansions


    Two sons of God who equal were Stood on their plots of ground On ...

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  • Real pickles

    Real pickles

    The best way
    to pick out the real pickles is to open a box of
    cornbread flavored cereal, and the tomato that sticks
    around wh...

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Welcome to Firebird Poetry

Poets since time began have longed to share their art and experiences with other people.

Now you can publish your poetry online, free of charge, with Firebird Poetry and reach a global appreciative audience.

Your poetry will be read worldwide as entry to the site is free to readers – everyone will have access to read and rate your poetry; making your hard work and creative efforts worthwhile.


We are keen to encourage and support young people of all ages to write, read and understand poetry.

Firebird Poetry will make annual awards consisting of:

  • 1st Prize - £2,500
  • 2nd Prize - £1,000
  • 3rd Prize - £500
  • 20 Commendations - £50

All poems featured on the Firebird Poetry's website will be judged by a panel and are eligible for the awards.
Submissions should be received by 30th September 2013 and winners will be notified by 15th Decemeber 2013.


Our Judges

Louis de Bernières:
Won the Commonwealth Writers' Prize for Best Novel... More
Paul Blezard:
Author and broadcaster… Founder of the Chelsea Poets... More
Joanne Harris:
author of ten novels, including Chocolat - which was made... More
Fiona Mountain:
award-winning historical novelist who was for ten years... More
Michael Warburton:
Poet and Founder of Firebird Poetry. Member Oisin's Circle... More


Global Patron of the Firebird Poetry Prizes

Sultan Saeed Al Darmaki