Twelve River Ripples

An extraordinary fortnightly
Suffolk Poetry Society newsletter
for extraordinary times.

Submissions to Ripples are welcome via ripples@suffolkpoetrysociety.org.uk

Please limit your submissions to just one of the sections each month.
All poetry submissions will be moderated anonymously.
Comments, offers of help, fresh ideas – also welcome

Click here for Full Submission Guidelines

Favourite Poem

Elizabeth Bracken explores the depths of Margaret Atwood’s ‘Spelling’. Click here

If you have a favourite poem you’d like to share and tell us why you like it, please send a copy of your favourite poem along with your comments (max 500 words) as a document attachment (Word.DOCX preferred) to ripples@suffolkpoetrysociety.org.uk

Members’ Poems

Click here to read poems from Suffolk Poetry Society members, plus a couple of ‘Ripples of Laughter’.

If you would like to share your poems here, please send one poem in duplicate as a document attachment (Word.DOCX preferred) ripples@suffolkpoetrysociety.org.uk. Put your name at the top of one copy and leave the second copy blank so it can be sent anonymously to the referees. 

Full submission guidelines here 

Bagatelle

A section for whatever Ripples readers want to share with / or challenge other readers

Julia Duke takes up the challenge of John Vaughan’s new form The One-in-Seven. Click here

If you would like to submit a short article please submit up to 500 words as a document attachment (Word.DOCX preferred) about an aspect of your life in poetry or other creative writing or your experience of life as a creative writer in the time of covid-19 to  ripples@suffolkpoetrysociety.org.uk