Busan, Korea, South, November 30, 2009 --(PR.com
)-- Poets, both amateur and professional are discovered on a daily basis by Poetrydances.com during its review of work posted on the Site’s poetry network [Poetrydances.ning.com] and visits to other poetry sites, and blogs. A selection of the writers behind these poems are featured as Favorite Writers on the Site.
The Favorite Writers selected in the last quarter, along with a poem from each are as follows:
The seeds we sowed- by April Lindfors on Poetrydances.ning.com
Frozen - by Meeco Campo on Poetrydances.ning.com
Dark muse- by James Evans on Poetrydances.ning.com
I try to speak- by Scottie Allman on Poetrydances.ning.com
Monica-by Virgil Maro on Poetrydances.ning.com
Brittle by Jon Andrew Lewis, Jr (jlew1973)on writingroom.com
Imagery-by Jennifer Humphrey (Niyalove) on writingroom.com
Adieu! Our Guest Birds -by Naseer Ahmed Nasir on Poetrydances.ning.com
At Day's End- by Robert Alun Blackwell on poetrydances.ning.com
Little Yellow Duck- by Lisa Hodges (kiwigirl) on poetrydances.ning.com
A Smile- by Yelena Moon (Yelena) on poetrydances.ning.com
The Letter- by Catherine O’Brian (Cassandra) on poetrydances.ning.com
Flame Struck- by Ken De Jong on poetrydances.ning.com
Angels Walk This Earth -by Mary D'Alba (SpiritualityGirl) from writingroom.com
Death- by Sherri Valverde (StoryMaker ) from writingroom.com
When Will We Ever Learn?- by Mark Legge ( leggolas) on gotpoetry.com
Poetry- by Premji on poetrydances.ning.com
Poetrydances.com is returned on Page One of Google.com, Yahoo.com and the other main search sites for many standard poetry related searches. Searches such as US Poetry Sites, USA Poetry Websites (Google) and Great Poetry (Yahoo), along with many others. A full list of these searches is shown on a page set aside for search engine ranking on the Site itself. This level of visibility offers the likelihood of increased exposure for the writers and work listed on the Site.
The poetry network, Poetrydances.ning.com, linked to the main site, also shows on Page One of Google.com and other top search engines for poetry related searches such as Great Poetry Networks for instance, along with many others. Around 380 members have joined since the Network started in at the end of March 2009. Members of the poetry network, are able to receive feedback and critique on their poems, and raise the bar in terms of their poetry knowledge. Members also have the chance to join groups, befriend and ask questions of other members, enter or start poem challenges post news, links and more besides.
Recent comments from members of the poetry network include:
"In the 10 or so years that I have been using the Internet, and the various forums I have joined in that time, I have never been involved in one as diverse and wide-reaching as this one."
–kiwigirl (Lisa Hodges)
“TYVM for bringing us together on this wonderful site where we learn and grow in the poetic experience. Nothing else like this on the internet. Great accomplishment!!”
-Cassandra (Catherine O’Brian)
“I'm hooked on Poetry Dances. It’s now the only site I use. I get all I want from the challenges and diversity offered here. That sounds a bit insular doesn't it, but my time is precious, so I tend to spend it wisely”
- Janet Budd.
Poetrydances.com also accepts general read requests, which allow its staff to visit and read the work of specific writers on various poetry sites or blogs across the Internet.