Sunday Workshop

Saint Louis Poetry Center’s signature program, Sunday Workshop is the longest running poetry writing workshop in St. Louis. These workshops are offered as a free service to local poets, with notable poet critics commenting on pre-submitted works in a friendly and constructive group setting.

Series Curators: Jessica Freeman & Elena Kang

Upcoming Guest Critics

February 25
Teresa Dzieglewicz – CANCELLED

March 17
Eamonn Wall

April 7
Edgar Kunz &

Reyes Ramirez

May – August
Summer Break!

Sunday Workshop and COVID-19

In the interest of public health, Sunday Workshops will be offered as socially-distanced workshops until further notice. They will take place with limited capacity in person at High Low. Patrons are encouraged to wear face masks when attending in-person. If you are not submitting a poem but would like to attend, please email us at [email protected] to register.


Submit only one poem, one page in length, 12pt or 14pt font.  Provide name, mailing address, phone number and email address.   Email submissions will be acknowledged within 48 hours of receipt.  Submissions due by 12 midnight one week prior to the workshop date.  Those submitting poems are expected to attend the workshop.

To submit poems by email:
[email protected]
“Workshop Submission” in subject line
Attachment as Microsoft Word document

To submit poems by mail:
We are not accepting mailed submissions at this time. We apologize for any inconvenience.

Everyone, regardless of experience or SLPC membership, is encouraged to participate. You do not need to submit a poem to attend. Workshops are free and open to the public.