14 Magazine has the interesting idea of only publishing poems of fourteen lines, though not limited to sonnets. They’ve just given me the good news they want my poem “How to eat an orange”.

Writing to fourteen lines is a little bit of a challenge, as any sonnet writer knows, but also a helpful one because it encourages you to find a simple idea that you can focus on in relatively tight language. (Of course, you could cheat and have infinitely long lines, but that would hardly be poetry, would it?)

Anyway, check out the magazine: http://www.fourteenmagazine.com/

 

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