Dawnell Griffin is the new President of UTSPS, taking over from Orlan Owen who had stepped down.
UTSPS Spring Festival, April 24 - 25, 2015
See the February 2015 Poet Tree issue for details.
To attend, print the registration form, fill out and send with a check by April 1st to be entered into the drawing for a FREE guest room Fri night Apr 25.
NFSPS 2015 Contests
Deadline is March 15. See Contests page for contest details.
UTSPS Constitution and Bylaws now available on the About page.
UTSPS Poetry in the Park (PIP) March 20, 2015
Zion National Park will again be the venue for the 2015 PIP and Redrock Creative Writing workshops. For details, see: 2015 PIP & Redrock Creative Writing. Additional info is availalbe on www.poetry-in-the-park.com and the workshop flyer. This event is also posted on the Poets & Writers website as PIP along with a notice of the Redrock Creative Writing Seminar.
UTSPS' Utah Sings, 2015
UTSPS will be publishing the 9th volume of Utah Sings, in 2015. See the Publications page for an update by the Editor, Merrijane Rice.
NFSPS Annual Convention in St Petersburg, FL, June 25 - 28, 2015
See the NFSPS newsletter, Strophes, for details. Go to nfsps.com and click on the Strophes Online link.
UTSPS Poet Wins Utah 2014 Poetry Book Award
UTSPS poet, Markay Brown, won first place in the Utah Division of Arts & Museum's 2014 Original Writing Competition in the poetry book category for Eve's Child. See Original Writing Competition - Utah for more details.
Joyce Webb Kohler is the UTSPS 2014 manuscript competition winner for like water, like bread.
UTSPS Book Concert for like water, like bread will be held Saturday, Oct 11th. See the Events page for more details.
New UTSPS chapter in Dixie: Redrock Writers.
New poetry events posted on the Events page.
New poetry competitions posted on the Contests page.
UTSPS members may list their recent poetry publications along with info on how to purchase. See the Publications page for current listings and directions on how to submit publications to be listed.
UTSPS Book of the Year info added to the Publications section.