Dear Poets and Poetry Lovers, We welcome your 2015 Membership in SDSPS! As a member of South … Learn More
Welcome to South Dakota State Poetry Society
To encourage poem-making and poem-reading in South Dakota.
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Pasque Petals, the official literary magazine of the South Dakota Poetry Society, was launched in … Learn More
The South Dakota Poet Laureate until last year (2015), Evans has an understated, imagistic aesthetic that is deceptively simple. His poetic voice is deeply rooted in concern for the natural world and … [Read More...]
I’m a fan of Jeanne Emmons’s poetry in general, and though the poems in Rootbound are my favorites, a good poem of hers that you can access easily online is “The Poetry Class at The Girl’s Club” from … [Read More...]
Hello! I'm Barbara Duffey, a board member of the SDSPS and an assistant professor of English at Dakota Wesleyan University in Mitchell, SD. For the next three months, I'll be writing weekly blog … [Read More...]