The General Public

Email to be added to our monthly email Newsletter. You are free to read and comment on poetry on this website. You may also submit poetry and enter our competitions. (Note that the Society reserves the right to delete any comments that are deemed mean-spirited, unconstructive, or irrelevant. Also, we discourage the use of pseudonyms.)

Learn to Write Classical Poetry
-Read the Society’s publication How to Write Classical Poetry. It is perfect for teachers and aspiring poets.
-Visit our Learn section.


Become a Member of the Society of Classical Poets (MSCP)

Member Benefits
-Be listed on the Society’s official Member Roster and use the designation Member of the Society (MSCP).
-Receive one round of feedback on your poetry upon request from Society President and Journal Editor Evan Mantyk. This is good for three different poems during your year of annual membership. Each poem should not exceed 100 lines, but accommodations may be made upon request. NOTE: Being a Member does not guarantee publication on the Society’s website or in its Journal.

Member Requirements
-To maintain annual membership, you must first purchase that year’s annual Journal.
-After receiving the Journal, fill out this simple SCP Membership Application Form and email it to (Or simply email us a screenshot of your Journal receipt and the information required in the SCP Membership Application Form.)


Become a Society Sponsor

Sponsors will receive a free copy of this year’s journal and will have their names listed publicly with one of the following Sponsor categories (unless you indicate that you prefer anonymity). They will also be automatically granted Membership in the Society. All donations are tax deductible and you will receive the appropriate tax document:

$2,000: Platinum Pegasus
$1,000: Golden Griffin
$500: Lord of Poetry; Lady of Poetry
$100: Patron of Poetry; Patroness of Poetry
$50: Troubadour; Trobairitz

Views expressed by individual poets and writers on this website and by commenters do not represent the views of the entire Society. The comments section on regular posts is meant to be a place for civil and fruitful discussion. Pseudonyms are discouraged. The individual poet or writer featured in a post has the ability to remove any or all comments by emailing submissions@ with the details and under the subject title “Remove Comment.”