Poetry Society of Vermont - publishing poetry since 1947 

Our annual National Contest is now open!  Top poem wins $500. Five runners up win $100 each. All winners published in 2020 Mountain Troubadour; published poets get one copy each.  2020 judge is Dr. Joyce Thomas of Castleton University. 

The Poetry Society of Vermont is a non-profit 501c3 organization, and donations in any amount are gratefully accepted.  Thank you!


Mountain Troubadour cover 

The Poetry Society of Vermont annually publishes a printed chapbook, The Mountain Troubadour, which includes poems by members, contest winners, and Vermont poets. Members receive one free copy of the journal. To become a member, please see our website. You may also purchase a copy of the journal here. Residents of U.S. only please.


$10.00 - 500.00
$10.00 - 500.00

Donations to the Poetry Society of Vermont in any amount are greatfully accepted.

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