What to Submit?
OK, kids. I've been here on PSOUP for almost 7 years.
I want the entrants in this contest to be unrestrained. Use your imagination and kick ass! Nah...ya not writing about rainbows and sunshine. Write something that inspires/inspired you viscerally! ANY POETIC FORM & ANY LENGTH is acceptable. Kick it OUT to me!
Personally, I never enjoy being restricted by certain rules. My rules? Write from your heart...make it visceral. I want to read talented writers and ...
1 original, poem on the theme of: VISCERAL:
: characterized by or proceeding from instinct rather than intellect: a visceral reaction.
: characterized by or dealing with coarse or base emotions; earthy; crude: a visceral literary style.
NO NAMES ON THE POEM, PLEASE!
First Prize, Glory
Second Prize, Glory
Third Prize, Glory
4th through 10th w/2 HM's
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.