Buffer or Later?
When you are sharing your poetry on your own website, you don’t want to have a lot of work whenRead more.
Your smartphone as an editor for images and photos
You don’t need a subscription to Adobe Creative Cloud when you want to edit your images and photos on yourRead more.
How good are you when it comes to writing?
Writing is difficult. Especially when it is not your native language that you are writing in. How good are youRead more.
I found it on Google, so I can use it… right?!
So, you found the right image using Google Image Search and there shouldn’t be a problem, right? Wrong! Many poetsRead more.
Automatic posting to social media
Read more on how to automatically publish your work to social media, including Instagram.Read more.
Being the epitome of poetry: from novice to veteran
In my first article for The Ministry of Poetic Affairs, I will give away some tips on how to becomeRead more.
Essential tips for writing poetry
Writing poetry isn’t always easy. Even when you managed to pen down your thoughts, there is no guarantee, the poemRead more.
More tools for writers
As promised in our article about the tools for writers, we would provide more tips for free software for writers. TheRead more.
Free software for writers
Everybody likes freebies! In many cases, there is a good alternative for software that you will have to pay forRead more.
How to promote your work as a poet?
There are many poets struggling with the issues about promotion. In this article, we will dive into this promotion. ThereRead more.
More about self-publication
Everything you need to know about self-publication The Ministry of Poetic Affairs is not only here to promote poets. WeRead more.
Have you considered Two-Factor Authentication yet?
The tech news is dominated by one developing story: a serious comprise of security of the social media platform Instagram.Read more.
She writes beautiful words – are they hers?
Today, we published the poem entitled This poem is a rescue mission. A beautiful poem, but Lana Rafaela Cindric wrote more beautifulRead more.
Let’s write… notes!
Let’s write… notes! Yest, seriosuly: notes. Did you know, that every good poem starts with a thought and what is aRead more.
How do I write a good poem?
So, let’s talk about poetry and how to write a good poem? This isn’t very difficult, is it? Let’s talkRead more.
Capitalization in poetry
Remember, poetry is a form of art and therefore sometimes rules don’t apply. But is there really a need toRead more.
App review: PicsArt
As we live in an age where many poets write their poetry using smartphones and tablets, we decided to beginRead more.
Where to get stock photos
It sounds like such a good idea. Using either Bing, Yahoo or Google to search for a photo or illustrationRead more.
Pretend it’s yours
A few days ago, we were contacted by one of our followers (we will not give out a name forRead more.
This is how the story goes…
Let’s start off that this is part fiction, based on things people really do. This is how the story goes..Read more.
Poetry is not dead – Poetry is art
Those of you who use the social media platform Instagram to share their poems know that the hashtags <em?poetryisnotdead andRead more.
So, you want to publish your images?
So, you want to publish your images? The images that contain your work, your poems. Here are a few tipsRead more.
World Poetry Day
Every year on March 21nd the world celebrates World Poetry Day. This day was declared by the United Nations organisationRead more.
Typing or writing?
These days a lot is possible when it comes down to publishing your poems. We do a lot of artworkRead more.
On social media tagging is essential. Use the right tags, it allows people to find you and read your work.Read more.
100 Dutch-Language Poems
As we are based in The Netherlands, we know a lot about the Dutch poets. At least, we think weRead more.
One of the biggest mistakes to make is to copy content of others and use that as your own content.Read more.
Poetry is everywhere!
Did you know that we love poetry in The Netherlands? So much, that in some cities poetry is everywhere! PoetryRead more.