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The Poetryhood movement is developed for the creative expression of local poetry and visual art to celebrate the artistic grassroots of the local community.


If you want to be featured in our upcoming edition read on…

Poetry Submissions 

There are two simple submission rules

  • No hate. No sexism. No racism.
  • Only UAE residents & affiliates, to keep Dubai Poetics a local community journal.

Send your poems to poetry@dubaipoetics.com

Visual Artists 

We work with many visual artists to create images that will support the poetic message of the submitted poems. Please contact us if you are a visual artist in search of a noble project to use your artistry towards.

Send your visual artist inquiry to poetry@dubaipoetics.com


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