Support and widen the audience for poetry and contribute to literacy efforts.

Order Crosswinds Poetry Journals!

When you pre-order our upcoming 2022 Crosswinds Poetry Contest journal, filled with 100 poems, or order any of our archived journals from previous years, you’ll be supporting poetry and literacy outreach in public libraries and under-served areas, and continue Crosswinds’ mission of widening the audience for poetry. Please consider purchasing copies of our excellent poetry journals today!

Purchase one copy – $15

Your purchase of each copy of Crosswinds made from our website, or other online platforms, furnishes $1.50 for our poetry and outreach initiatives in public libraries and under-served areas, and provides $.50 for Reading is Fundamental, a national organization providing books and resources and supporting literacy for the less fortunate.

For each Crosswinds Poetry Contest copy ($15) purchased at Poetry Readings at Rhode Island Libraries, we donate $1.00 to the Rhode Island Library Association, and $1.00 to the hosting library.

Purchase 2 copies – $30

Reserves $3.00 for our poetry outreach programs & $1.00 for Reading is Fundamental.

Purchase 3 copies $45

Provides $4.50 for poetry outreach programs & $1.50 for RIF.

Purchase six copies – $90

Donates $9.00 for poetry outreach programs & $3.00 for RIF.

Purchase ten copies – $150

Allows $15.00 for poetry outreach programs &
$5.00 for RIF.

Purchase 20 copies – $300

Bestows $30.00 for poetry outreach programs & $10.00 for RIF.