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Houston Poetry Fest

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Houston Poetry Fest

- a celebration of poetry and its makers

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This site is being reworked for the 2019 HPF and will contain a mix of updated pages along with some older pages.

Submissions for 2019 are now open.

Also Visit the HPF Facebook page.

Brazos Bookstore has copies of the Houston Poetry Fest 2018 Anthology for sale for $15 in the local poetry section. Buying from them supports our local non-profit arts organization, a great local independent book store which supports us in so many ways, and our fine community of writers as well.
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