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Haiku - Blue Jay

Contest Judged:  5/14/2020 10:40:00 AM
Sponsored by: Tania Kitchin | Send Soup Mail
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Contest Winner Medal 1 blue jay blues nette onclaud
Contest Winner Medal 1 blue jay - trumpet Constance La France
Contest Winner Medal 1 blue jay JAN ALLISON
Contest Winner Medal 1 blue jay pitch Maureen McGreavy
Contest Winner Medal 1 busy blue jay Subimal Sinha-Roy
Contest Winner Medal 2 blue jay Reason A. Poteet
Contest Winner Medal 2 Blue Jay Sonia Walker
Contest Winner Medal 2 Blue Jay Jenish Somadas
Contest Winner Medal 2 BLUE JAY BAR Kim Rodrigues
Contest Winner Medal 2 The Blue Jay Way John Watt
Contest Winner Medal 2 Apprehensive Blue Jay V. Deepa
Contest Winner Medal 2 blue jay Wendy Watson
Contest Winner Medal 3 CHARMING BLUE JAY Beata Agustin
Contest Winner Medal 3 Haiku - Blue Jays MD Johnson
Contest Winner Medal 3 Blue Jay Backyard Michelle Faulkner
Contest Winner Medal 3 Blue Jay Joy Chantelle Anne Cooke
4 Blue Jay Molly Adams
4 Blue Jay Deejay Debjani Mitra
4 blue jay Gideon Idudje
4 stunning blue jay Howard Kerr
4 blue jay blue Gregory R Barden
4 Blue Jay Aditi Mishra
4 Blue Jay Congregation Andrea Dietrich
5 Blue Jay Joan C. Fingon
5 Blue Jay Lonna Blodgett
5 Blue Jay Call Dan Prizner

Contest Description

What to Submit?

A new haiku poem about Blue Jays.  Please follow the directions for placement. 

1. NEW poems, please date them. One haiku, not a chain of them.

2. Subject: Blue Jay - Nature themes only, no human emotions or religious themes.


4. No Punctuation.

5.  5 7 5 Syllables ONLY accepted!!!!  Please check them on PS or howmanysyllables.

6. TITLE: blue jay with one word of your choice or simply blue jay, title can be capitalized.

See my example:


There will be multiple placements.

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.