What to Submit?
1 original, poem on the theme of ............. IF YOUR HOUSE WAS ON FIRE AND YOU COULD ONLY GRAB ONE ITEM TO TAKE WITH YOU WHAT WOULD YOU CHOOSE?
Any form is acceptable.
NO MORE THAN 20 LINES PLEASE. ANY POEM OVER 20 LINES WILL BE DISQUALIFIED. !!!!!
First Prize, Glory
Second Prize, Glory
Third Prize, Glory
Twelve Honorable Mentions
Preparing Your Entry
Submit one copy of your poem online. Format your poem. Please make your entry easy to read — no illustrations or fancy fonts.
Poems should be in English. Poems translated from other languages are not eligible, unless you wrote both the original poem and the translation.
A Note to Poetry Contestants
You are welcome to enter this contest, whether or not you won a prize in one of my previous contests.