Poetry Society of Vermont     founded in 1947

Poetry Society of Vermont

“Poetry comes from the highest happiness or the deepest sorrow.”  

A. P. J. Abdul Kalam

The Poetry Society of Vermont, founded in 1947, is an association of poets and friends of the literary arts who join in promoting an interest in poetry through workshops, readings, contests, and contributions to The Mountain TroubadourPSOV’s literary journal. We welcome both writers and appreciative readers, including high school and college students and nonresidents of Vermont. 


The advantages of membership include participation in readings and workshops, opportunities to have poems published in The Mountain Troubadour, feedback and comments on submitted poems, competition for awards, and contact with a community of appreciative readers and writers of poetry. Members receive a copy of The Mountain Troubadour, published annually.

To join PSOV, contact Interim Membership Chair, Carol Milkuhn. Mail dues of $36 ($15 for students) to Box 1215, Waitsfield, VT 05673. Please include your name, mailing address, telephone number, and e-mail address. 

Or enroll online, as well as make donations, visit us here. 

To be eligible to receive all advantages of full membership, please renew your membership annually by January 1. A list of members is available upon request.

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