Poetry

Etheree Poetry

An Ethree is a poem with just ten lines. The challenge is to follow a specific a specific syllable count for each line. You start off with one syllable for line 1, add another for line two, and another for line 3 and so on…. The last line of your poem has 10 syllables line. …

Published: January 5, 2017

Nonet Poetry

Write a Nonet Poem. This is a poem with 9 lines. The first line has nine syllables. The second line has eight. The third line has seven – and this continues until the final line has one syllable. Rhymes are not required. The subject can be about anything.

Published: January 5, 2017

Love Poem

Enter your best love poem to enter this poetry contest. Share a poem that pulls at the heart strings are shows a lifetime of love. Whatever you feel will impress the judges.

Published: January 5, 2017

The Furious Gazelle’s 2017 February Writing Contest

Valentine’s Day alone is about love, hate, fine lines between emotions, heartbreak, loneliness, togetherness, etc. With all that riding on one day, we’ve decided to go ahead and celebrate the whole damn month. Join us as we consider the many wonderful things jammed into the year’s shortest month. Whatever you can connect to the great …

Published: January 5, 2017

ABC Poetry Contest

Write an ABC Poem. This is a four line poem that uses the letters of the alphabet. The first four lines follow the order of the alphabet. Last line begins with any letter. See an example in the contest announcement.

Published: January 5, 2017

Write your 2017!

At the end of each year we take time to reflect upon our life and to make plans for the coming year. With a little bit of creativity you can transform your contemplation into an adventurous travel story, a thrilling mystery or epic love story. Give your real life story a fictional layer and let …

Published: January 5, 2017

The 2017 Enizagam Literary Contest for Poetry & Fiction

Enizagam Journal is excited to announce our 2017 Literary Contest judges for poetry and fiction! Matthew Zapruder (Sun Bear, Come On All You Ghosts) will be this year’s poetry judge, and novelist Esmé Weijun Wang (The Border of Paradise) will judge for fiction. In addition to the $1,000 grand prize, winners will receive blurbs about …

Published: January 5, 2017

Free Verse Poetry Contest

The challenge of this contest is to write a free verse poem. A free verse poem does not follow any structure or style. There is no set meter and no structure regarding rhyme and lines in each stanza. Have fun and write a poem without rules to hold you back!

Published: January 5, 2017

Spring Rejuvenation for Writers

Come out of hibernation and join your fellow writers for a day of writing, relaxation, and reflection at the Spring Rejuvenation for Writers. Bring what you are working on, your laptop, your notes, and your imagination. You’ll be provided with a quiet space to work on that scene, that metaphor, that passage. Two workshops will …

Published: January 5, 2017