Sample Poem Format

Lee Ann Mortensen
Phone Number


Poem Title

Here is a poem though
it isn't very long or pretty,
but at least it is not centered
on the page, because that
can be very annoying to
editors and teachers.

I usually put my name
and address and phone on
each poem because they might
only be interested in one of
the poems I submit (out of 6)
and I don't want them to lose

my information.  It would be
a good idea to use this format
when you submit poems to me.


If your poem goes longer than one page, put the following at the bottom of each page:

Poem Title page 1 of 2