Accents Publishing Blog
LexPoMo 2016 Writing Challenge Stats
13Jul2016
article by
Bronson O'Quinn
Lexington Poetry Month News Any news related to Lexington Poetry Month, which we celebrate in June every year.




This has been the best Lexington Poetry Month yet, and we can’t express how grateful we are to have such an amazing community of supportive and talented poets. We also can’t say enough good things about our sponsors, Apex Publications and The Morris Book Shop, and how much of a blessing they have been to the local writing community as well as their specific communities at large. Thank you so much!

Below are some numbers.

  • 156 poets registered for the event
  • Together, we posted 1,542 poems during the Writing Challenge
  • We commented 3,485 times on people’s poems
  • We had 8% more views than last year
  • 2,583 people came to our site from Facebook
  • Of our overall audience, 99% came from the United States
  • Of our international audience,
    • 15% came from the United Kingdom
    • 13% came from Bulgaria
    • 12% came from Canada

Once again, thank you so much for your support, and please sign up for our mailing list for information on new releases and important news from Accents Publishing!


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