Anthony Wilson's always-relevant blog offers up a long list of lifesaving poems.

www. anthonywilsonpoetry.com

 Philip Gross in conversation with Devolved Voices

www.youtube.com/watch?v=X7NSYIBAK-4

London poet and short story writer David Bryant muses on how to not make a fool of yourself when starting out.

www.davidbryantpoetry.blogspot.co.uk/2014/08/how-to-be-poet-and-not-damage-your.html

Thirty years after making his debut as Porky the Poet, Phill Jupitus is still protesting. So what’s new in political poetry?

www.theguardian.com/books/booksblog/2014/aug/17/phill-jupitus-hannah-silva-hollie-mcnish-and-the-poetry-of-protest

Forward nominated poet Emma Lee shares some thoughts on how and where to best sell your poetry books.

emmalee1.wordpress.com/2014/07/30/selling-poetry/

 Katrina Vandenberg offers up methods of ordering your poems for a collection

www.pw.org/content/putting_your_poetry_order_mixtape_strategy

Helena Nelson blogs about reading submissions and gives a few tips on how to submit to competitions.

www.happenstancepress.org/index.php/blog/entry/and-the-stanzas-went-in-two-by-two

Carole Bromley, founder of the York Stanza, describes how she set up the group and what she has learned about making it work.

www.poetrysociety.org.uk/content/membership/stanzas/setupstanza

The Poetry Society's expanding series of fascinating exchanges between Poetry Review editors and contributors,

past and present, as they explore ideas and issues generated by the issue.

www.poetrysociety.org.uk/content/publications/review/prpod/

Kate Noakes, poet and performer, gives her top tips on how NOT to read at an event:

http://boomslangpoetry.blogspot.fr/2014/06/how-not-to-give-poetry-reading.html

Kate Welsh, poet and performer, gives her top tips on what NOT to do when organising poetry events

http://boomslangpoetry.blogspot.fr/2014/07/how-not-to-organise-poetry-reading.html

Poetry, perhaps more than any other form of writing, delves deep into emotions and rhythm plays a big part in evoking those feelings.

www.npr.org/2014/06/20/323329319/how-rhythm-carries-a-poem-from-head-to-heart