Situations Vacant / Situations Wanted – Poetry Jobs, Apply Within

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Poetry Sits Vac / Sits Wanted.
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Poet seeking work, flexible hours,
live in or out. Prefers to do ballads and/or
quatorzains but anything considered.

Couple, he 37, she 34, both formalists
available for sonnets, sestinas etc.

Live-in poet required. Every other weekend off.
No post-modernists. (Please note!!)
No doggerel writers need apply.


Poet seeking work from October.
may be willing to relocate for right offer.


Comfortable room available
for a versatile poet. Mostly light verse
required but may be required to
compose epithalamiums as our children
are close to marrying age.

Shakespeare was a man of wit
and on his shirt he had some shirt buttons…

Lady poetess looking for post, preferably
in a home without children. Large portfolio
available for inspection. Comic verse
and villanelles a speciality.


Writer of nonsense verse (live-in) required.
Will need a valid passport and U.S visa.


Can you rhyme at will? Then this may be the job
for you. Friendly modern Orthodox family with
two children, seeking live-in poet, preferably
female and Jewish.


Are you a fan of Modernism and vers libre?
Then this ISN’T the job for you.

Family, modern in every respect except for taste
in poetry, seeking a full-time formalist, live in
or out.
Some weekends required.


A room of one’s own is waiting for that special poet.


L=A=N=G=U=A=G=E poet required for immediate start.
UK or EU citizen only.
P60 must be available. Generous package and holidays.


caxtons are mechanical birds…

Do you agree? Are you able
to mix humour with metaphors?
If so a fabulous opportunity awaits you.
This position would suit a retired gent
working from home.


Poet (m) seeking position, live-out only.

Likes Eliot, Stevens, Lowell, Bishop etc.


Hungarian couple, hard working poets, long visas
looking for poetry work in London and/or the home


cont’d over




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