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: Donna Emerson


Donna Emerson

Donna Emerson, a northern California poet, holds several nominations for the Pushcart and Best of the Net, and has published internationally in over three hundred journals and magazines, as well as anthologies. Her full-length books include The Place of Our Meeting (2018, Finishing Line Press), nominated for a California Book Award, and Beside the Well (2019, Cherry Grove Collections).

  • October 2021 Winners

    • First Place (Tie)

      Anna and the Scourge
      by RC James

      First Place (Tie)

      Mother Banana
      by Christina Vanthul

      Second Place

      by Jim Doss
      Wild Poetry Forum

  • September 2021 Winners

    • First Place

      The Miller’s Tale – retold by Dr Seuss
      by Paul A. Freeman
      The Write Idea

      Second Place

      The Dark Land
      by Midnight Moon
      Wild Poetry Forum

      Third Place

      The Oilliphéist Story
      by Peter Halpin
      Wild Poetry Forum