These are unusual times. These poets are tale-tellers of their world. Their poems are for real people.

Open to Submissions

We enthusiastically encourage you to share your works with worldwide readers through our poetry journal:

1) Chinese poems by living poets from all geographic areas, to be translated by the journal's translation team.

2) English translation of Chinese poems by living poets in bi-lingual format.

We only accept poems in vernacular voices and with "authorization to translate" by authors.

Payment is in the form of shared royalty: 70% to translator, 30% to publisher.

Please see previous issues for samples.

Please write to editor@ModernChinesePoetry.com.