What to Submit?
1 original, poem on any theme .............On the bottom of entry - ONLY NEW poems DATED on and after September 17, 2019, contest name, sponsor
Only the SONNET form is acceptable, 14 lines x 10 syllables, 140 words = 140 syllables SONNET. My samples are titled "The Free Born" ( https://www.poetrysoup.com/poem/the_free_born_1181624 ) or my short story "Songs of Sonnets: The Tale of Prince Zag The Freid" ( https://www.poetrysoup.com/poetry/blogs/blog_detail.aspx?BlogID=35691&PoetID=119797 ) ***howmanysyllables/PS Grammar Checker/RhymeZone
First Prize, $100 Trophy
Second Prize, $50 Glory
Third Prize, $25 Glory
Seven Prize $10 Glory
Preparing Your Entry
Submit one copy of your poem online. Format your poem. Please make your entry easy to read — yes 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.