This is a fun poem to write. Write a poem that follows the following syllable count: 2-2-5-7-5. So the first line has two syllables, second … Read More “Five Line Poem With Specific Syllable Count”
The National Federation of the Blind writer’s Contest has two categories. Fiction and poetry..
2018 Judge: Jericho Brown Contest submission window: January 30th to April 30th, 2018 Contest Judge: JERICHO BROWN is the recipient of a Whiting Writers Award … Read More “2018 Nightjar Review Poetry Contest”
A Tanka is a five line poem that follows the structure of a Haiku with two extra lines. So the first line has five syllables, … Read More “Tanka Poetry Contest”
Write a poem of any type. But there is a catch. Start your poem with the words “I Imagine”. You can write about anything and … Read More “I Imagine – Poetry Contest”
The Tomaz Salamun Prize is for a poetry chapbook by poets at any stage of their career. Prose poetry, hybrid forms, and translations are accepted.
Contest Description: We love work that is linguistically, intellectually, and emotionally demanding of the reader. We want literary works that grow in complexity upon each … Read More “Lazuli Literary Group Writing Contest”
Share your thoughts or feelings about faith. No requirements on how to write it (can be free form, 5-7-5 or whatever you choose). But share … Read More “Faith Poetry Contest”
A fun contest to win some strong free exposure. Share some fun works and meet new writers!
The Randall Jarrell Poetry Competition accepts one-poem submissions, up to 40 lines. The Randall Jarrell Poetry Competition honors the work and legacy of the poet … Read More “Randall Jarrell Poetry Competition”