Poetry Chapbook Contests 2019

The hope, too, is that perhaps you’ll be inspired to read more of the poet to whom the quote is attributed. We want to see everything. com, "Community News For The Farmington Valley Edition," 30 Aug. 31st (postmark) First Prize: $1,000 plus publication and 50 author’s copies. Barney Memorial Chapbook Contest, 2019 The contest will honor deceased Fort Worth poet William D. It’s free to enter for under 18s. The Vallum Chapbook Award 2019 Deadline: April 30, 2019 1st Prize: Publication + $300 Entry fees: $25 CDN for Canadian entrants. New Michigan/DIAGRAM Chapbook Contest Eligibility: All writers (prose or poetry chapbooks are eligible) Prize: $1,000 + publication Entry fee: $20 Deadline. Contests are held three times a year. Heather Hamilton, assistant teaching professor of English composition in Penn State Harrisburg's School of Humanities, was awarded the Poetry Society of America Chapbook Fellowship in 2018. September 30, 2019 Mica Scotti Kole Leave a Comment. The winner receives $250. Do not place identifying information on your chapbook manuscript. For the 2020 contest, the Autumn House staff serves as the preliminary readers, and the final judge is Ilya Kaminsky. Our special features are Crossovers, marrying art and language, and group submissions by a Community of Poets. The manuscript must be previously unpublished and in English. Poetry Christian Gullette is a finalist for the 2019 National Poetry Series for his manuscript Beehive State. The competition is open to all authors writing in English regardless of nationality or residence, and is available to published and unpublished authors alike. Michele Herman ’85, an alumna of the Nonfiction Concentration in the graduate Writing Program, is celebrating the upcoming publication of her first poetry chapbook, Victory Boulevard (Finishing Line Press). The winner will receive $500 and publication as a chapbook included inside our Labor issue. This year's contest will be judged by Solmaz Sharif. She has published three poetry collections Papers, Cherry Pie and Plum, and one poetic memoir on politics and parenthood, Nobody Told Me, of which the Scotsman suggested “The world needs this book” and for which she won the Ted Hughes Award. The poetry chapbook contest is being organized by Rhythm Divine Poets, a Kolkata-based poets group co-founded by three poets (Dr. Submissions to the 2019 Burnside Review Chapbook Contest will be accepted March 15 through June 30, 2019. Your poem can be on any topic, using whatever style you prefer. Each winner receives $500, publication of her/his perfect-bound chapbook with ISBN, and 10 contributor copies. We are excited to announce Jericho Brown , director of The Creative Writing Program and associate professor of English and creative writing at Emory University in Atlanta, Georgia, is our 2019 Poetry Contest guest judge. ) in the fall with a deadline for the entries to be received by November 15. Please use this submission link to submit one full-length fiction manuscript. Each year, the Michigan Writers Cooperative Press (MWCP) publishes winners of its chapbook contest. Palooka Press and the Palooka Press Chapbook Award are part of Palooka, an international literary magazine of unique fiction, poetry, nonfiction, artwork, photography, and graphic narratives. On those days that neither of us felt like living, we bought candy cigarettes and Twinkies, drank soda until our eyes swam rheumy, feet dangling over the wooden bridge edge, promising each other we’d be the first to jump, that the one left high above would watch the other until we no longer struggled against the mild current. In honor of NaPoWriMo (National Poetry Writing Month) Local Gems Press hosts an annual chapbook contest for the 30 poems in 30 days challenge. Judges Poetry: Wo Chan Fiction: JY Yang Nonfiction: Kristen Arnett Prize Each winner will receive 25 copies of their winning chapbook, an offer of print publication, and an opportunity to read from…. Winner Receives: Book publication by BOA Editions in spring 2021; $1,000 honorarium Contest Period: August 1 – November 30, 2019 *Submission. If my task had been to select individual haiku from among the 41 manuscripts submitted, my job would have been easy. A 30 poems in 30 days chapbook challenge. The 2019 haiku chapbook contest of Turtle Light Press has a deadline of May 31, 2019. It’s back to school time and here to help you go straight to the top of the class are over 120 poetry competitions, writing submissions and opportunities open or with deadlines in September 2019!. Omnidawn Publishers is currently seeking submissions for four Omnidawn poetry contests, 2019-2020. Visiting Sisters is a collection inspired by the artwork of contemporary women. Congratulations to the writers below! Thank you to all the wonderful writers who entered and Paul Guest for selecting the contest winners! 1st Prize “A Hammer Weighs Nothing at the Top of Its Arc” by Josh Myers. Winter 2019 Contest is Now Open Guest Judges Kelli Russell Agodon and Tara Isabell Zambrano $1,600 in Prizes — Deadline December 15. Accepting submission from Aug 1st to Oct. The deadline for the full-length collection is August 15. Her poetry appears in three chapbooks and in such journals as Crazyhorse, The Georgia Review, Ploughshares, Poetry, and The Southern Review. Lynne Nugent Wins the 2019 Leiby Chapbook Contest. All royalties belong to the winner. A Wisconsin Book Festival reading featuring the winners of the Wisconsin People & Ideas 2019 Fiction & Poetry Contest hosted by editor Jason A. Our Contemporary Poetry Chapbook Contest will open on September 15 and close on December 31, 2019. com or by post from address above. Florida's Poetry Chapbook. A dedicated "Featured Artist" web page of up to 25 poems on The Raw Art Review website. Prose poetry, experimental poetry, and poetry with a visual component (color images accepted) are all welcome. And if you want Mary Jo Bang to read your chapbook, try mailing it to her. THE BLUE LIGHT POETRY PRIZE and CHAPBOOK CONTEST Guidelines: 1. Her first chapbook The Cartography of Sleep came out in 2018 with Nostrovia! Press. It will be offered for sale internationally through the organiser's website and in selected independent book sellers. Winners will be announced September 15th. 2019 Oversound Chapbook Prize Winner: Silvina López Medin Mary Jo Bang has chosen Silvina López Medin's Excursion as the winner of the 2019 competition. Orison Books is committed to running ethical and transparent contests. Along with publishing a quarterly magazine and poetry chapbooks (check out the Frost Place Chapbook Competition) they have been publishing fiction and nonfiction chapbooks since 2015, when they partnered with Origami Zoo Press. Saved searches. My Poetry project from a while ago. ((not running 2018 or 2019)) we are looking for hybrids & work that crosses literary lines; we are looking for work that fools with prose, poetry, memoir, fiction, monologue, essay, and/or graphic short. Open Poetry Competition 2019: Hungry Hill Writing For more details on the prizes, our judge, entry requirements and other competition details, please click the button The closing date for entries is April 22nd 2019. 2019 Chapbook Contest. Preliminary Readers for the 2019 Sunken Garden Chapbook Prize. Burnside Review Chapbook Contest Judge: Matthew Rohrer Submissions to the 2019 Burnside Review Chapbook Contest will be accepted March 15 through June 30, 2019. The Nancy Thorp Poetry Contest is sponsored by Hollins University. The Robert Phillips Poetry Chapbook Prize Established in 2001, The Robert Phillips Poetry Chapbook Prize seeks to highlight one book a year that excels in the chapbook format. Wilson, will select three honorable mentions to receive $100. The Elyse Wolf Prize for a chapbook of poetry returns in 2020! Look for our announcement in March 2020! Winners of the Slate Roof Press Poetry Chapbook Contest/Elyse Wolf Prize are awarded publication and $500. full-length poetry book competition & poetry chapbook competition guidelines for 2019 full length poetry book competition and poetry chapbook competition suspended for 2019; competitions will resume in 2020. Your poem should not exceed 250 lines in length. I still like the poems, although there are a lot of Vocaloid and Lets player references. 00 submission fee. Too many of these contests are little more than fundraising sweepstakes, taking money from naive aspiring talent and redistributing it to editors and judges. Sandy Crimmins National Prize for Poetry. The winner of the chapbook contest receives publication and author copies, and the chapbook is typically debuted at the annual South Dakota Festival of Books. The deadline for the full-length collection is August 15. The Brunel International African Poetry Prize is a major annual poetry prize of £3000, aimed at the development, celebration and promotion of poetry from Africa. Quarterly literary magazine Southern Humanities Review is open to submissions of fiction, nonfiction, poetry, and book review pitches until November 1, 2019. 2019 BOAAT Chapbook Prize Results. Selections from the winning chapbook will also appear in the print and digital Vallum magazine. and Atlanta. We’re particularly interested in works that push against traditional understandings of literature and art, of their capacities. To get a good idea of the kind of work we champion, please feel free to order any of our chapbooks, or read our 2017 Honeysuckle Chapbook Contest Semi-Finalist Feature and the online archives of our sister magazine, Winter. The winning poet’s chapbook will receive both print and e-book publication through our Self-Publishing Relief division. Each poetry competition below has a link to the contest submission guidelines so you can learn a bit more about the contest, publisher and choose the poetry competition that's the best fit. $25 ENTRY FEE. Burnside Review Chapbook Contest Judge: Matthew Rohrer. We ask that all chapbook submissions come through our annual chapbook contest. The Raw Art Review 2019 POETRY CHAPBOOK CONTEST Winning manuscripts will be accepted for publication in Chapbook form by Uncollected Press. COSTI - Child & Youth Poetry Contest - March 29, 2019 Awesome Onyms Poetry Contest _March 31, 2019-Winners Dancing on Stones Anthology - March 31, 2019 Brainstorm Poetry Contest - March 8, 2019. All chapbook entries will be considered for publication. Himes Memorial Short Fiction Contest and the Julia Darling Memorial Poetry Contest also receive publication and a two year subscription to Duotrope. Irish Haiku Society International Haiku Competition 2019 - CLOSES 30 NOVEMBER. Editor David Walker will be reading all entries received between June 1, 2019 and August 31, 2019. The chosen poet will receive a $100 cash award, chapbook publication, and ten copies. They are currently hosting a chapbook submissions contest and will be accepting entries until May 1 st, 2019. Seek advice on submitting your poetry for publication. We seek innovative manuscripts that are inventively personal and richly imagined. 2020 Contemporary Poetry Chapbook Contest $800 Cash Prize & Publication! Submit 28 to 48 pages of contemporary poetry and a $20 reading fee by midnight December 31st HERE. Josh Myers is from Heidelberg, Germany. Finalists and winner will be announced by Driftwood editors in September 2019. Find details about every creative writing competition—including poetry contests, short story competitions, essay contests, awards for novels, grants for translators, and more—that we’ve published in the Grants & Awards section of Poets & Writers Magazine during the past year. Publication in F(r)iction or F(r)Online is subject to the approval of our Editor-in-Chief. Community: November 1 - November 30. Submissions for the annual YellowJacket Press (YJP) CHAPBOOK CONTEST for Florida Poets opens November 1, 2018. We welcomes submissions from emerging as well as established poets. This contest is open to any writer , regardless of his or her publication history, who is 18 years of age or older, provided the manuscript is written in English and the author lives in the United States or one of its territories. in the Willow Room at the Lincoln Public Library at Twelve Bridges, 485 Twelve Bridges Drive, Lincoln, CA. Sow's Ear Poetry Review Poetry Contest is open to adults around the world. A 2018 Poets House Emerging Poets Fellow and MFA candidate at Cornell University, her poems have appeared in Muzzle Magazine, Apogee, Poetry Daily, Yemassee Journal, WUSGOOD?, and WATER. The deadline for the 2016 competition is November 30, 2015, and the winner will be announced in January 2016. The press expanded its mission in 2010 with the launch of the Zone 3 Chapbook Series. Manuscripts, CDs, and chapbooks are not accepted. He has published four collections of poetry, including Crowd of Sounds, which won the Trillium Award for Poetry. -based Slate Roof Press chapbook contest. Current or former students of a judge, or anyone with a close personal relationship with that judge, are not eligible to submit in the category in question. We publish poetry, fiction, memoir, and anything in between and beyond. Collins has published nine books of poetry, most recently Night Unto Night (Milkweed, 2018) and Admit One: An American Scrapbook (Pittsburgh, 2016), as well four volumes of co-translated Vietnamese poetry. Chapbooks published by Two Sylvias Press are perfect-bound with a high-quality matte finish (6 x 9). Flyleaf Poetry Contest 2019 We are pleased to announce the ninth annual Flyleaf Books Second Sunday Poetry Contest. 2019 Poetry Winners 1st Place – $300 – Virginia Watts – Wayne, Pennsylvania Virginia Watts. com Visions International has started looking for poems for the 2019 issues, our 100th (our 40th Anniv. The Sunken Garden Chapbook Poetry Prize includes a cash award of $1,000 in addition to publication by Tupelo Press, 25 copies of the winning title, a book launch, and national distribution with energetic publicity and promotion. Reading Fee: $20. He will whittle the submission pool into a list of finalists (usually 5-10 manuscripts). So we wanted to do for chapbooks what we've done for poems with the Rattle Poetry Prize—provide a fair, fun, and friendly way to make the most of what they offer. BOOM POETRY CHAPBOOK CONTEST – November 01, 2019 ***** You need to be logged in to see this part of the post. ” Our guest judge was author, professor and award-winning poet, Paul Mariani. They are currently hosting a chapbook submissions contest and will be accepting entries until May 1 st, 2019. Her chapbook, Reservoir, was selected by Ocean Vuong for the 2017 Yemassee Chapbook Prize. This year's chapbook judges are Bhanu Kapil (nonfiction), Diana Khoi Nguyen (poetry), and Myriam Gurba (fiction). At least three (3) manuscripts will be accepted for publication in Calendar year 2019 Selection of winning manuscripts is "rolling". Igoni Barrett, author of the acclaimed novel Blackass. Contest winning poems are published on Split This Rock’s website and in The Quarry: A Social Justice Poetry Database. The mission of the Poetry Super Highway is to expose as many people to as many other people’s poetry as possible. Eligibility: the competition is open to anyone. Brian Boudrey sends along this announcement: Northwestern University’s Poetry and Poetics Colloquium proudly announces a partnership with Northwestern University Press for the inaugural Drinking Gourd chapbook poetry prize, a first‐book award for poets of color. The editors will also accept up to 3 other manuscripts for publication. corrupt press / Now / Poetry. Read online poem submission guidelines and tips on how to win these writing competitions. 2019 Poets Edyka Chilomé, Fatima-Ayan Malika Hirsi and Mike Soto will celebrate the release of their chapbooks at 7 p. Fall 2019 Poetry Contest Guidelines 1. Stick Up by Paul David Adkins - 2014 Blood Pudding Press Contest Winning POETRY CHAPBOOK - poetry, robber, gun, scary, life, death NEW 2019 poetry chapbook by. Poetry Prize is awarded to honor a poet's first book, while also honoring the late founder of BOA Editions, Ltd. August 21, 2019 September 21, 2019 by the bookyman Tags: August, blood in the water, Editor's Picks, Fishbowl Press, Fishbowl Press Poetry, Leah Mueller, literary magazine, Natalie Illum, poems, poetry, Reunion on Sandy Boulevard, Riggwelter Press, Tianna Hansen, What the brain hemorrhage says Leave a comment. Judges Poetry: Wo Chan Fiction: JY Yang Nonfiction: Kristen Arnett Prize Each winner will receive 25 copies of their winning chapbook, an offer of print publication, and an opportunity to read from…. We carefully review the practices and policies of each contest before. Simultaneous submissions are permissible, but entrants are asked to notify the competition administrators through the competition website immediately if a manuscript becomes committed elsewhere. FINALISTS (Alphabetical by title): The Dead Letter Box by Terri Niccum of Buena Park, CA. Each entry includes a one-year subscription. Our special features are Crossovers, marrying art and language, and group submissions by a Community of Poets. CityLit Project nurtures the culture of literature in the Baltimore metropolitan area for the benefit of Maryland readers and writers. A list of poetry prompts to inspire you and resources where you can find more thought provoking prompts. Joker: A Hyper-ironic Indictment of our Hyper-ironic Culture · October 28, 2019 Fran Altvater I think that while God calls us to vocations--and sometimes that calling is to be a bishop--I feel certain that God also listens to our hearts and our needs. We produce beautiful books with letterpress covers by an award-winning bookmaker, using high-quality papers. Her 2009 poetry collection, Work Is Love Made Visible(West End Press) won an Oklahoma Book Award, a Wrangler Award, and the WILLA Award from Women Writing the West. We will read and consider your work as part of our inaugural novella contest. The competition is run in partnership between The R C Sherriff Trust and Elmbridge Borough Council. Glass Poetry Press seeks to publish four to six chapbooks per year. Her latest poetry collection won the 2016 Grayson Books Chapbook competition. We also occasionally sponsor others. DEADLINE EXTENDED TO MONDAY MAY 27TH. The Sunken Garden Chapbook Poetry Prize includes a cash award of $1,000 in addition to publication by Tupelo Press, 25 copies of the winning title, a book launch, and national distribution with energetic publicity and promotion. The deadline for the chapbook contest is January 31. Trim Poetry Festival & Poetry Competition 2019 Peter Fallon Boyne Writers Group are organising a poetry festival on the 15th and 16th of March, and a competition, to coincide with the launch of issue 25 of Boyne Berries Magazine (which I am about to start editing). Manuscripts should be 10 to 24 pages, typed or printed with a laser or inkjet printer. Poetry Chapbooks. Older Titles. There are many ways to publish a chapbook without paying contest fees. The prize winner will receive $500, 10 free copies of their chapbook, and a free one-month residency at the Tomaž Šalamun Centre for Poetry in Ljubljana, Slovenia. The final judge for the 2019 competition is Gerry LaFemina. The Snowbound Chapbook Award is open to anyone writing in the English language, whether living in the United States or abroad. Entries will be read blind. Each winner receives $500, publication of her/his perfect-bound chapbook with ISBN, and 10 contributor copies. The chapbook contest runs until May 25, 2016. Fall 2019 Poetry Contest Guidelines 1. Tappenden - Independent City 2015 - Michael Jennings -River Time…. Quarterly literary magazine Southern Humanities Review is open to submissions of fiction, nonfiction, poetry, and book review pitches until November 1, 2019. Palooka Press and the Palooka Press Chapbook Award are part of Palooka, an international literary magazine of unique fiction, poetry, nonfiction, artwork, photography, and graphic narratives. All contest entries meeting these requirements will be considered for publication in Spring 2019 Issue of Dogwood along with selected non-contest submissions. Now in its sixth year, the Prize is sponsored by Brunel University London and supported by the African Poetry Book Fund. Memoir Chapbook Competition! Deadline: July 31, 2019 Tolsun Books invites you to enter our 2019 Memoir Chapbook Competition. Origami, for which Reed will receive a $1,000 cash prize, will appear in TTR vol. Checks for the Poetry Contest reading fee should be made out to “Passager. Deadline October 31, 2019. Her chapbook In These Voices, is published by Poetry Box, sherrilevine. The purpose of the press is to help writers publish their first book in a literary genre. There are many ways to publish a chapbook without paying contest fees. Zero won the 2000 Poetic Matrix Chapbook contest. 50 internet fees per chapbook (includes copy of winning chapbook) New Guideline: The poet must not have already WON a previous chapbook contest in The Comstock. Fool for Poetry International Chapbook Competition; The John Pollard Foundation International Poetry Prize. A guest judge in each genre selects one winner to be awarded a $1000 cash prize. Debbie is the author of the poetry collection, What Light I Have (2018, Main Street Rag Books). Octopus Books is offering a special bundle of books and records now through Dec. Individual poems may be previously published. Amit Shankar Saha, Sufia Khatoon and Anindita Bose) for the promotion of poetry. Each year, Split This Rock sponsors a national poetry contest which serves to raise the visibility and prestige of poetry of provocation and witness. Prizes for filmfest winners include $300 (Editor's Prize) and $200 (Audience Award). Daniel Handler Announces the Winners of the Inaugural Per Diem Poetry Prize A New Small Press to Publish Three Chapbooks 2019 by Book Marks. 5 posts published by Chelsea during October 2019. Finalists and winner will be announced by Driftwood editors in September 2019. Read more about these books on the chapbooks page. ” No previously published work will be considered. 2019 poetry contests that you can enter. Its authors have won many national and local grants, awards and fellowships, and have distinguished themselves as artists and educators throughout the U. 2019 represents Peter Bakowski’s 36th year of writing poetry. Flyleaf Poetry Contest 2019 We are pleased to announce the ninth annual Flyleaf Books Second Sunday Poetry Contest. His books include a humor collection, It's Funny Until Someone Loses an Eye (Then It's Really Funny) (2017 Sagging Meniscus Press), and a poetry chapbook, One of These Things Is Not Like the Other (2019 Finishing Line Press). We are excited to announce Jericho Brown , director of The Creative Writing Program and associate professor of English and creative writing at Emory University in Atlanta, Georgia, is our 2019 Poetry Contest guest judge. Poems may be previously published, but not previously have won any contest prizes or awards. Welcome to the page for the Local Gems NaPoWriMo Chapbook contest. 00, and one winning poem to be awarded the $500. Reading fee $18. Finalist for Black Warrior Review's 2018 Nonfiction Contest, their poems and essays have appeared, or are upcoming in, The Adroit Journal, Black Warrior Review, Crazyhorse, Muzzle, New England Review, Ninth Letter, and Pleiades among others. This year, they are looking for short stories and poems that explore new worlds. Length: 22–38 pages (front matter is not included in page count). A true performance artist, she weaves music, movement and storytelling into her poetic performances in an eclectic fusion that appeals to all audiences. Find details about every creative writing competition—including poetry contests, short story competitions, essay contests, awards for novels, grants for translators, and more—that we've published in the Grants & Awards section of Poets & Writers Magazine during the past year. Restrictions: you may submit one humor poem, in English. corrupt press / Now / Poetry. Competitions are very much part of the poetry world, in for individual poems, for chapbooks, and for full on collections. Tales of the Frio Canyon has traveled around the West and around the world, including Rome, Jerusalem, and beyond. Due to low rates of participation in recent years, the chapbook contest will no longer occur. Flyleaf Poetry Contest 2019 We are pleased to announce the ninth annual Flyleaf Books Second Sunday Poetry Contest. Please see the winning chapbooks from 2017 (Hiwot Adilow), 2016 (Lena Khalaf Tuffaha), 2015 , and 2014 (Cecilia Woloch). 2019 Poetry Contest Winner: "The Room Divider" by Rainie Oet Chosen by Emily Pérez: "There is nothing flashy about 'The Room Divider,' and yet, like the kids hiding between the folds of a blanket hung on twine to divide their bedroom, the unobtrusive heart of this poem haunts its reader. The image below shows an example from a 1810 chapbook edition of Little Red Riding Hood. CityLit creates enthusiasm for the literary arts, builds and connects a community of readers and writers, and opens opportunities for young people and diverse audiences to embrace the literary arts. $750, plus publication, and 25 author copies beautifully printed. Their winning group of three poems will appear in the Fall 2018 or Spring 2019 issue. Hill-Stead began partnering with Tupelo Press for the publication of the chapbook in 2013. PRISM has a total of four recurring contests: our annual Creative Non-Fiction competition, The Pacific Spirit Poetry Prize, The Jacob Zilber Prize for Short Fiction and The Grouse Grind Prize for V. Thank you to Read More » Happy Holiday Bundles admin—November 22, 2017. (Chapbooks of prose poems and poetry/prose hybrid projects can be submitted under either poetry or prose, per your preference. You will receive 10 copies your book, which can be sold for $12. We seek innovative manuscripts that are inventively personal and richly imagined. 15-40 pages of poetry (this does not include title, section break, or acknowledgement pages). Sow's Ear Poetry Review Poetry Contest is open to adults around the world. Isabella is the recipient of a New York State Summer Writers Institute Fellowship and holds an MFA in Poetry from. Send your haiku poetry to get a book of haiku published. 00 contest submission fee and no charge to open an account at Submittable. Headmistress Press, a lesbian-identified publisher of books by LBT poets, announces their 5 th annual chapbook contest judged by Robin Becker. Sponsored by Freehand Books. 00 submission fee. 2018 Honeysuckle Chapbook Contest Results We are honored to announce the winners and finalists of our second annual chapbook contest. Manuscripts, CDs, and chapbooks are not accepted. New Women's Voices Chapbook Competition ANNUAL DEADLINE: April 30. The winners also receive cash prizes. A list of poetry prompts to inspire you and resources where you can find more thought provoking prompts. Fall 2019 Poetry Contest Guidelines 1. The prize winner will receive $500, 10 free copies of their chapbook, and a free one-month residency at the Tomaž Šalamun Centre for Poetry in Ljubljana, Slovenia. An electronic switch will open the Submissions function in the first minute December 1, 2019 and close it automatically at midnight Pacific Standard Time on January 31, 2020. Sometimes big things come in small packages. His books include a humor collection, It's Funny Until Someone Loses an Eye (Then It's Really Funny) (2017 Sagging Meniscus Press), and a poetry chapbook, One of These Things Is Not Like the Other (2019 Finishing Line Press). We thank judge Danez Smith for thoughtfully considering the five semifinalists and choosing our poetry winner and finalists. Sow's Ear Poetry Review is a component of The Word Process, a non-profit corporation chartered. that a short poem is just as likely to be selected as a longer one. Poetry, short-story collections, and works of creative nonfiction will be considered. Entries for the 2019 competition may be submitted from January 1 to February 28, 2019. Jacar Press is a Community-Active Press. Jesús is a 2019 Lambda Literary fellow, a 2019 Walter E. All poetry contests have cash prizes. Etchings Press, a student-run publisher at University of Indianapolis, welcomes submissions for its annual contests: a chapbook of poetry, a chapbook of prose, and a novella. — Nancy Lord, Anchorage Daily News, "New collection brings together Alaska poet John Morgan’s impressive early work," 9 Sep. Contests are held three times a year. Pam Davenport, of Flagstaff, AZ, was selected as the winner of Slipstream's 2019 Poetry Chapbook Competition for her collection, A Midwest Girl Thanks Patti Smith. The winner of the chapbook contest receives publication and author copies, and the chapbook is typically debuted at the annual South Dakota Festival of Books. Gold Line | Ricochet Submission Manager Powered By Submittable - Accept and Curate Digital Content. This year's final judges, Phyllis Cole-Dai and Ruby R. 2019 Jessamy Stursberg Poetry Prize: Winners! The League of Canadian Poets would like to wish a heartfelt congratulations to all the incredible winners of the 2019 Jessamy Stursberg Poetry Prize ! This year, we received a record number of three-hundred and eighty-one submissions and we’re so excited to publish the six winning poems right here. A list of poetry prompts to inspire you and resources where you can find more thought provoking prompts. The deadline for the chapbook contest is January 31. She is a 2018 Guggenheim Fellow. Information about the contest: For this contest, NDR seeks manuscripts of 20-40 pages. The selected manuscript will be determined in May 2020 and will be awarded with the publication of a beautifully designed, letterpress-printed, limited-edition chapbook printed and bound by artists at the Center for Book Arts. Sheila-Na-Gig Editions invites entries for our annual full-length poetry manuscript contest. All royalties belong to the winner. We will be reopening to chapbook submissions again in March 2020. Below are the deadlines for our remaining 2019 contests, as well as the winners for our recent contests, including our 2019 nonfiction and chapbook contests, which are. Deadline: August 15, 2019. The Florida Review would like to announce the winner of the 2018-2019 Jeanne Leiby Memorial Chapbook Award: Lynne Nugent, for her collection of creative nonfiction shorts, Nest. WRITING CONTEST 2020. Reading fee $27. Now in its sixth year, the Prize is sponsored by Brunel University London and supported by the African Poetry Book Fund. It will be offered for sale internationally through the organiser's website and in selected independent book sellers. —2 cover sheets. 2019 Jessamy Stursberg Poetry Prize: Winners! The League of Canadian Poets would like to wish a heartfelt congratulations to all the incredible winners of the 2019 Jessamy Stursberg Poetry Prize ! This year, we received a record number of three-hundred and eighty-one submissions and we’re so excited to publish the six winning poems right here. Her latest poetry collection won the 2016 Grayson Books Chapbook competition. For more information, please email cdavis13 (at) fairfield. [ more + ] The winner of the 2018 Graywolf Press Africa Prize was The House of Rust by Khadija Abdalla Bajaber, selected by A. Remove; In this conversation. We are very excited to announce that Claire Cronin is the winner of the 2017 Dead Lake Chapbook contest for her absolutely flooring collection "A Spirit Is a Mood Without a Body. The 2018 Chapbook Contest are now online. The 2019 judges are Kaveh Akbar (poetry), Nina McConigley (fiction), and Stephanie Elizondo Griest (nonfiction). Congratulations to the writers below! Thank you to all the wonderful writers who entered and Paul Guest for selecting the contest winners! 1st Prize “A Hammer Weighs Nothing at the Top of Its Arc” by Josh Myers. (Chapbooks of prose poems and poetry/prose hybrid projects can be submitted under either poetry or prose, per your preference. 2nd Prize (Poetry and Fiction) $250. All entries considered for publication. Each winner receives $500, publication of her/his perfect-bound chapbook with ISBN, and 10 contributor copies. The Frost Place, a nonprofit center for poetry and the arts at Robert Frost's old homestead in Franconia, NH, in partnership with Bull City Press, has established a poetry chapbook fellowship. Poetry Chapbooks. term), which is a pamphlet here in the…. Below are the deadlines for our remaining 2019 contests, as well as the winners for our recent contests, including our 2019 nonfiction and chapbook contests, which are. The winning poet’s chapbook will receive both print and e-book publication through our Self-Publishing Relief division. The Ledge 2011 Poetry Chapbook Competition. The deadline for the full-length collection is August 15. We pick the majority of our chapbook list each year from the ranks of the chapbook contest finalists, so this is the best way to get your work read by our eager. We will be reopening to chapbook submissions again in March 2020. Deadline: September 3, 2019. Wells College Press invites submissions to its annual Poetry Chapbook Contest. We carefully review the practices and policies of each contest before. 31st (no extensions of closing date) First Prize: $1,000 plus publication and 50 author's copies. Each year, the Michigan Writers Cooperative Press (MWCP) publishes winners of its chapbook contest. 2019 Sunken Garden Poetry Festival Celebrate Summer at the 2019 Sunken Garden Poetry Festival Hill-Stead Museum’s renowned Sunken Garden Poetry Festival is a unique outdoor arts event which takes place on the grounds of this National Historic Landmark in the heart of Farmington, CT. For general inquiries or more information, you can contact the team at Omnidawn via email. 2019 Chapbook Contest. We are pleased to announce the winners for the 2019 Poetry Society of Virginia Adult Contest Founded in 1923 at the College of William and Mary, the PSoV (Poetry Society of Virginia) is the second oldest state poetry society in the nation. Chapbook Contest. On those days that neither of us felt like living, we bought candy cigarettes and Twinkies, drank soda until our eyes swam rheumy, feet dangling over the wooden bridge edge, promising each other we’d be the first to jump, that the one left high above would watch the other until we no longer struggled against the mild current. Selections are based on literary merit, and not necessarily genre. Enter by midnight on Wednesday 20th November 2019. We ask that all chapbook submissions come through our annual chapbook contest. Entry Fee: $30 +$2. CHAPBOOK SUBMISSIONS GUIDELINES [POETRY] General: Praxis Magazine Online seeks to publish a number of chapbooks per year. The author of the winning poetry chapbook will receive $1000 and 25 copies of their chapbook. To get a good idea of the kind of work we champion, please feel free to order any of our chapbooks, or read our 2017 Honeysuckle Chapbook Contest Semi-Finalist Feature and the online archives of our sister magazine, Winter. Nominated three times for the Pushcart Prize, her work has appeared in Barrow Street, Beloit Poetry Journal, Four Way Review,. The South Dakota State Poetry Society seeks chapbook-length poetry manuscripts for our 2019 Chapbook Contest. Read poems, submit your poetry for publication, enter our annual poetry contest and peruse our directory of thousands of poetry and writing websites.