LCP Chapbook Series

The League is embarking on a new quarterly chapbook publication program with the express intent to center diverse voices and rising poetic talents in Canada. The LCP Chapbook Series will publish fresh and exceptional Canadian poetry guided by various themes and forms to increase visibility and recognition for the various identities held by folks contributing and belonging to the vibrant Canadian poetry community.


Available for purchase:

Collected Haiku micro-chapbook 

Thirteen: New Collected Poems from LGBTQI2S Writers in Canada

Open for submission:

We are now accepting submissions for two chapbooks set for publication in 2020.

SAWCI Edition: The League has partnered with the Saskatchewan Aboriginal Writers Circle Inc. (SAWCI) to showcase the voices, community, and incredible poetic writing of Indigenous Writers in Saskatchewan, and of poets across Canada. Rita Bouvier (who is a member of the Advisory Circle for SAWCI and acts as the League’s Saskatchewan Representative) will be the editor for this chapbook. Click here for submission information.

Fresh Voices Edition:  The LCP Chapbook Series is now accepting submissions for a chapbook that will spotlight the work of emerging voices in Canadian Poetry. With this chapbook, the League will showcase the voices, community, and incredible poetic writing of poets across Canada. Joan Conway (Associate Member Representative for the League) and Blaine Marchand (professional poet and Past President of the League) will act as editors for this chapbook. Click here for submission information