hanks for 
visiting our website. 

We are a nonprofit literary organization based in Springfiel

d, Illinois, home of our 16th U.S. president Abraham Lincoln. We are prou

d to serve central Illinois and have been doing so since 1993.

Our goal is to inspire and support the literary arts.

For the past fifteen years, our annual teen poetry anthology, Navigating the Mazehas reached teens, their families and friends, and others around the world. Thanks to the Vachel Lindsay Association for its continued support.


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