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Speaking Pen International Concept (SPIC) is calling for submissions for its poetry anthology under the title ‘Swords of Words’. The anthology will come in four volumes:

  • Volume One: Voice of humanity
  • Volume Two: We cry for Peace
  • Volume Three: Wisdom for Sale
  • Volume four:   Selected Poet’s best poems

Please note that we do not pay money to contributors. We call out only to contributors whose passion is to make impact through their poems. If your entry is selected by our judges, you would enjoy the privilege of been nominated for the Speaking Pen Award coming up in October, 2014.

You can include the volume you want each of your poems published in, otherwise, all entries will be published in any of volumes as deemed appropriate.


  1. Each poet can send only a maximum of three poems.
  2. Include your Full name and country and contact details.
  3. You may include your short biography not more than 200 words and your picture.
  4. Re-read your work over and over to be sure it’s exactly how you want it.
  5. Submissions should be sent to
  6. S.P.I.C only accepts original works. Therefore, works previously published must be accompanied by a cover letter stating the author’s written consent for its  publication.

Merit remains the major criteria for you work to be selected but you are encouraged to connect with us on social media to further increase your chances.


SUBMISSION DEADLINE is June 27th, 2014 at exactly 6pm.

Speaking Pen International Concept (SPIC) is a duly registered company with the Federal Government of Nigeria (CRBN 401547) which offers professional editing services, ISBN registration/issuance from National Library Nigeria, book reviewing, freelance writing, author promotion, and consultancy service for self-pub and traditionally published author.

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Phone: +2348094200537

Author: admin

I am a member of the WRR editorial team.

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