Airlie, AngelHouse Press, Arrowhead, Bear Star, Black Lawrence, Carolina Wren, Centennial, Cinnamon Press, Coffee House, Copper Canyon, Cypher Books, Dancing Girl, Doire Press, Gold Line, Graywolf, Hanging Loose, Happenstance, Lapwing Poetry, Lost Horse Press, Mayapple, MoonPath, Mouthfeel, Nine Arches, Parallel Press, Persea Books, Pindrop Press, Poetry Salzburg, Red Hen, Saturnalia, small press poetry publishers, small presses, Steel Toe Books, The Emma Press, ThePressPress, Tupelo Press, Unicorn Press, Vagabond, Wave Books, WordTech
I’m one of those crazy poetry freaks who goes gremlin without an occasional fix. I find a few of the more mainstream books locally, but for the really good stuff you have to scout out the small presses. Here’s my go-to list:
We’ll talk later about some of the goodies I’ve found from these guys. For now, I’d love it if you would share some of your favorite presses. I know you WOM-PO ladies probably have a few that I have missed. Burn up the comments!
***See SMALL POETRY PRESSES PART II for more great recommendations.