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AND SO IT BEGINS

Contest Judged:  2/12/2019 6:21:00 PM
Sponsored by: Line Gauthier | Send Soup Mail
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 PlacePoemTitlePoet
Contest Winner Medal 1 And So It Begins Edward Ibeh
Contest Winner Medal 1 AND SO IT BEGINS JAN ALLISON
Contest Winner Medal 1 And So It Begins Larry Bradfield
Contest Winner Medal 1 And So It Begins Sandra Haight
Contest Winner Medal 1 And So It Begins Gary Smith
Contest Winner Medal 1 And so it begins Nina Parmenter
Contest Winner Medal 2 And So It Begins purbasha roy
Contest Winner Medal 2 ALWAYS BEGIN WITH GOD Beata Agustin
Contest Winner Medal 2 And So It Begins CayCay Jennings
Contest Winner Medal 3 And So It Begins Dear Heart
Contest Winner Medal 3 And So It Begins Joseph May
Contest Winner Medal 3 And so it begins Anoucheka Gangabissoon
Contest Winner Medal 3 And So It Begins Carol Connell
Contest Winner Medal 3 And So It Begins Janice Canerdy
Contest Winner Medal 3 And So It Begins Emile Pinet
Contest Winner Medal 3 And so it begins deepak srivastava
Contest Winner Medal 3 And So It Begins Subimal Sinha-Roy
Contest Winner Medal 3 And so it begins Vijay Pandit
Contest Winner Medal 3 And So It Begins Caren Krutsinger
Contest Winner Medal 3 AND SO IT BEGINS meru groen
4 And So It Begins M. L. Kiser
4 And so it begins Apurva Prabhudesai
4 And So It Begins John lawless
4 AND SO IT BEGINS nette onclaud
4 And So It Begins Timothy McGuire
4 AND SO IT BEGINS Martin Brown
4 And So It Begins Andrea Dietrich
4 And so it begins DM Babbit
5 AND SO IT BEGINS Anisha Dutta
5 AND SO IT BEGINS----- James Edward Lee Sr.
5 And so it begins Gershon Wolf
Honorable Mention AND SO IT BEGINS AGAIN AND AGAIN Ann Gilmour

Contest Description

What to Submit?

1 original, poem on any theme your muse takes you. Start it with "And so it begins…".

I'm looking for wit, originality.

Max 22 lines. Watch your spelling.

Keep “And so it begins…” as your title so I don’t read your poem ahead of judging.

NO political themes please.
Any form is acceptable.

Prizes

Glory
Glory
Glory
and more 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. 

English Language

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.