Welcome to the InterBoard Poetry Community. We provide assistance, incentive, and an environment conducive to improving the quality and popularity of Internet poetry. See our “About” section for a detailed description of who we are and how we came to be, as well as where we’re headed.


Current Judge: C. Wade Bentley

Wade Bentley

C. Wade Bentley

C. Wade Bentley lives, teaches, and writes in Salt Lake City. For a good time, he enjoys wandering the Wasatch Mountains and playing with his grandchildren. His poems have appeared or are forthcoming in Green Mountains Review, Cimarron Review, Best New Poets, New Ohio Review, Western Humanities Review, Subtropics, Rattle, Chicago Quarterly Review, Raleigh Review, Reunion: The Dallas Review, Pembroke Magazine, Avatar Review, and New Orleans Review, among others. A full-length collection of his poems, What Is Mine, was published by Aldrich Press in early 2015.


  • July 2015 Winners

    • First Place

      Ramadan
      by Bernard Henrie
      The Waters

      Second Place

      Lights Near Adler Planetarium
      by Dale Patterson
      The Waters

      Third Place

      when I had the ice cube trays half filled
      by Dan Flore III
      Babilu

  • June 2015 Winners

    • First Place

      De Montmartre à Montparnasse
      by Sue Kay
      Pen Shells

      Second Place

      Istanbul Secrets
      by Julene T. Weaver
      Babilu

      Third Place

      Confusion of the Moment
      by John Eivaz
      The Waters