It's that time of year again when the nights get shorter, the temperature drops and the colour of nature changes but it is still my favourite time of year.
For me it means nights in by the fire with a good book and glass of wine and weekend walks in countryside filled with the most amazing tapestry of colours.
What to Submit?
1 original, poem on the theme of .............what Autumn means to you
Any form is acceptable.
First Prize, Glory and a poetry anthology
Second Prize, Glory
Third Prize, Glory
Ten 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. I judge my competitions blind so please DO NOT put name on entry, thank you.
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.