A Guide to LCP Communications for Members

Getting Involved with the League: Communications Overview

We love to support our members in every way we can! Here is a brief overview and relevant links for members to make the most of the communications-related LCP programs.


  • St@nza is a quarterly newsletter exclusive to LCP members.
  • St@nza is published in March, June, September & December. Submit your news by the 10th of the publication month for it to be included. 
  • Example of member news to include in St@nza: Recent publications, past poetry events that you have presented at, performances, new projects, career moves.
  • St@nza is available to read on Wild Apricot and is sent directly to members via email.

Submit your member news for St@nza here


Poetry Parlour

  • A feature in the quarterly newsletter St@nza, Poetry Parlour asks 3-4 questions that members are invited to respond to. This feature offers insight into the practices, inspiration, and fun that comes with writing poetry, and a great way to see what others in the poetry community are thinking!

Respond to the most recent Poetry Parlour questions here


Between the Lines

      • Delivered monthly and available to all.
      • Calls for submission, awards and contests, jobs, residencies and volunteer opportunities, LCP news and more.
      • Subscribe to Between the Lines for monthly news!

If you have a call for submissions that you would like shared in Between the Lines, submit your call here.


Social Media


LCP’s Poetry Neighbourhood

      • Exclusive Facebook Group for LCP members
      • Invite your friends who are members as well!
      • Be sure to answer admission questions when you request to join.

Join LCP’s Poetry Neighbourhood here


Member Directory

      • Publicly available for others to learn about you
      • New tags available for self-identification
      • Keep your bio updated – via Wild Apricot

See the Member Directory Here


Poetry Pause

      • Daily poem program, delivered via email and social media.
      • LCP members may submit up to five poems per calendar year at no cost.
      • Published and unpublished work is accepted.
      • New: Spoken Word Saturdays (Youtube preferred)

Learn more and submit your poems here


Book Reviews

NEW! Paid book reviews from the LCP

      • Three paid reviews per month at $25 per review
      • Send in review copies to be added to our available titles
      • See poets.ca/reviews for more details


Pandemic Poetry Catalogue

      • Celebrating poetry published during the COVID-19 pandemic (any titles from 2019-present)
      • See poets.ca/pandemic-poetry-catalogue
      • After COVID-19 has passed, this catalogue will be renamed and continue to celebrate published titles by poets practicing in Canada.


Events Calendar and Facebook Events

    • Relaunch of events calendar: poets.ca/events-calendar – there is a form on this page to add your event!
    • LCP funded events will be automatically included, other poetry events can be added via form.
    • Add the League of Canadian Poets as an alternate host on Facebook Events or share the event to the LCP Facebook’s Page.