Submit Your L.A. Poem | KCET
Submit Your L.A. Poem
Departures is collecting poems about Los Angeles to add to it's collection from neighborhoods: L.A. River, Chinatown, Venice and Richland Farms. This is a chance to submit your own poem about this extraordinary city. Help us re-imagine Los Angeles through a poetic lens. Your work will be featured on our Departures Poetry L.A. Style page alongside legendaries like Frank Rios and Suzane Lummis, as well as other community members who celebrate our great city in verse, beats, licks, and song. Join the conversation and submit your poem today.
Submit your poem using the entry form below. If you have any trouble, please feel free to email us.
The drive from California to the Arizona border on Interstate 8 can be an uneventful one, until you reach a 21-foot, pink-granite pyramid curiously erected in the Sonoran Desert that marks the “Center of the World.”
For the past five years, a parched California has meant beekeepers have been struggling. However, while the holistic effects of recent rains have yet to be determined, for the beekeeping community here in L.A., the benefits are immediate and noticeable.