Alabama Poetry Society news on events, poets, and contests for and by Alabama poets. Poetry style tips and links to published Alabama poets can be found here.
Electronic Poetry Center by State U of New York at Buffalo.
The Author section includes examples of poets' work (not just poetry), biographies and author homepages when available. There are also extensive links to magazines, presses and more.
Internet Poetry Archive by U of North Carolina Press.
Includes the work of living poets from around the world. The goal of the project is to make poetry accessible to new audiences and to provide new ways of presenting and studying these poets and their texts.
National Poetry Month--Celebrate Poetry! by Books.com
The Academy of American Poets (an organization devoted to American poets at all stages of their careers) coordinates National Poetry Month activities every year in an effort to spotlight poetry and its vital place in American culture.
Poetry Society of America
Information about poetry conferences and festivals, journals and literary magazines, poetry publishers, and MFA programs in poetry, as well as the monthly PSA calendar and their extensive awards program.
Poet Laureate of the U.S.
Representative Poetry Online
The online version of a college textbook, this site offers thousands of classic poems in English, accessible by author, title, timeline, etc.
Surf for sonnets! This site offers a collection of sonnets by authors from all over the world. Also provides information on the sonnet form and tips for writing sonnets.