If you like contests, here’s one for you.
Note: there is a small entry fee, and you must submit by mail.
Be sure to read and follow all instructions when submitting anything anywhere.
The blog in which this post appears is interesting, too. It hosts ongoing challenges and is the center of a lively community.
Announcement – Poetry Contest.
If you are looking for a challenge or for inspiration, check out the rules for this free poetry competition. Poems are to be based on sculptures in the city’s collection. Submissions are via email.
City of Rockingham – Castaways.
Go through your files and find a suite of three poems, or write them. Then, submit to this competition.
Nazim Hikmet Poetry Festival: Welcome.
Yesterday we were lazy and I got caught up in creating a special Christmas gift for my husband on Zazzle, so I am catching up on my poems this morning. The Day 23 poem is deceptively simple, but absolutely lovely. Write a “deep” poem. It can be anything deep. Click on the link to read the responses on the Poetic Asides blog.
2012 November PAD Chapbook Challenge: Day 23 | Deep Poem | WritersDigest.com.
past the last
clumps of ice
and God only
else at the fringe
of the solar system,
of my younger
out into the
of deep space,
just as each day
I dive further
Linda Armstrong, 11/24/2012. All rights reserved.
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