What to Submit?
1 original, poem on the theme of .............Whatever pops up when you open a book five different times with your eyes shut. You open the book, point your finger and have to use the WORD your finger lands on. You have to do this a minimum of five times. This can be ANY book - the Bible, Nancy Drew, a textbook, a dictionary, a Thesaurus, a romance novel, a mystery novel.
At the bottom of the page you will type
1. What date you wrote your poem (obviously it has to be after 9/26/2020).
2. List the 5 words you randomly picked
(You can add more words if you do it more than 5 times)
Any form is acceptable.
First Prize, Glory
Second Prize, Glory
Third Prize, Glory
Twelve 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.
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.