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