Sign up to Participate in the 2019 Poetry Marathon!

Sign up is now open for the 2019 Poetry Marathon! You can sign up here.

The 2019 Poetry Marathon starts at 9 AM ET on Saturday June 22nd, and will go till 9 AM ET on Sunday the 23rd of June. Those who are interested in doing a half marathon start at 9 AM ET on June 22nd and go till 9 PM on the 22nd. Or they will start at 9 PM ET on the 22cd and continue to 9 AM on the 23rd.

The goal of the poetry marathon is to write and post one poem an hour for 24 hours. Half marathoners post a poem per hour for a 12 hour period.

This is an international event with participants from all around the globe. Generally 500 people attempt the marathon. You do not have to be a poet to participate.

To learn more go here. To sign up go here.

If you are interested in participating please sign up by the 12th of June! We will get back to applicants on a rolling basis.

27 thoughts on “Sign up to Participate in the 2019 Poetry Marathon!

    1. So maybe because I applied before my page didn’t ask anything more than what I posted this morning with my name, email and message. I hope that was all I needed? I am sure you are swamped with messages – so I will be patient and don’t need a reply right away. šŸ™‚

  1. I was exhilarated by the half-marathon I participated in. Now I’m back to try to complete a full-marathon. It is such a stimulating exercise! Highly recommended!

  2. Yay! Signed up to do the full marathon again! I had such an amazing time in 2017 that I knew I HAD to do it again. Thank you for bringing it back this year in spite of your busy schedules and family life.
    In the last two years I have gone back and reread what I wrote the first time. It is fun to remember just how exhausted I was on some of them and then that second, third and fourth wind! Hehe

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