Crosswinds News



We’ll be sending monthly reminders  with a link to this  page, starting in November 2023:

At the top of this page, Crosswinds Poetry will feature three international poetry contest winners and finalists each month, selected from our annual contest editions from 2016 to the present. The poets’ information will be listed for several months on the page. Learn about them, along with information about their publications and activities.



Poetry news from Rhode Island, our home state…

 September 2023


September 28th – 7:00 PM.                                                                      First Unitarian Church, 1 Benevolent St. Providence

Poets and friends celebrate the launch of Rhode Island Poet Diana Cole’s newest book.


October 2023 

October 22nd – Warren “Walkabout” – Various locations in Warren, Rhode Island. Poets needed for Poetry “Pop-Ups”

For information, contact Vivian Eyre by Friday,  September 15th at:


This past June, the Crosswinds editorial team welcomed Rhode Island poet and writer Barbara Schweitzer to its ranks. We couldn’t be happier. More information about Barbara is on our “about us” page.