By submitting a poem to The Disappearing, you agree to allow for the poem to be reproduced in any other form for The Disappearing, any future projects related to The Disappearing and Red Room Poetry. The author will always be credited in these instances and retains copyright.
Submissions Guide: Ownership, Privacy and Safety
All poets who contribute content to The Disappearing retain copyright of their work. Students under 18 years of age need to provide evidence of consent from their parents or guardians for their work to be published on the site. Your school will coordinate this process. Students whose work features on The Disappearing will only be identified by their first name, year group and school.
How to submit video and audio files
The easiest way for video and audio files to be included on The Disappearing is for you to post them directly to YouTube and then send Red Room poetry a link by email. If you do not have a YouTube account you can email your video or audio files to:
Photographs to accompany poems and information texts cannot be directly submitted to the site. Please send your photographs to:
The preferred format is jpeg. Landscape shots are preferable. Please include your name(s) and the title of your poem in the subject line of the email. e.g. DarlingHarbourTomCranbrook.jpeg or TownHallStepsAliCranbrook.jpeg
Troubleshooting and problems with uploading content
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