What to Submit?
1 NEW original, poem on the theme of ...on a bench - anything lost/found/that happens on a bench, any kind of bench, anywhere. Just make sure the reader knows that the bench is the setting.
Any form is acceptable, 1-16 lines. NO NAMES on entries! Please put bench somewhere in your title.
First Prize, Glory
Second Prize, Glory
Third Prize, Glory
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.