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    Many Mountains Moving Press Poetry Book Prize Guidelines http://mmminc.org/other_assets/2010_MMMP_prize.pdf Prize: The winner receives $1,000 and publication
    Message 1 of 1 , Jul 23, 2010
      Many Mountains Moving Press
      Poetry Book Prize Guidelines

      Prize: The winner receives $1,000 and publication by MMM Press in 2011.
      DEADLINE: Aug. 14, 2010 (postmark).
      Entry fee: $25
      {Entitles entrants to a discounted MMM Subscription for $10.00, and any MMM Press Book:
      They Sing at Midnight, invisible sister, & Feeding the Fear of the Earth, Silkie, Ashes in Midair, or All That Gorgeous Pitiless Song, also for $10 (shipping included). Please use the order form on the other side.}
      Final Judge: Patrick Lawler
      • Open to all poets and writers whose work is in English.
      • Staff and their family members are not eligible to enter.
      • Simultaneous submissions allowed if the poet agrees to notify MMM Press of accept-
      ance elsewhere.
      • Entries may not be previously published, but individual poems and chapbook-length
      sections may have been if the previous publisher gives permission to reprint.
      (More than half of the ms. may not have been published as a collection.)
      Submission Checklist:
      • A typed ms. of 50–100 pages of original poetry, single- or double-spaced.
      (The author's name must NOT appear anywhere on the ms.)
      • A cover letter with the title of the collection, a brief bio, your name, address, phone
      number, and e-mail address(es).
      • Acknowledgments may be included in the ms. but are not required.
      • A $25 check or money order payable to Many Mountains Moving Press.
      • An SASE for the winner announcement. Mss. will not be returned.
      Send to: Many Mountains Moving Poetry Book Contest
      Many Mountains Moving Press
      Jeffrey Ethan Lee, Senior Poetry Editor
      1705 Lombard St
      Phila. PA 19146
      Or via e-mail, send an attachment (RTF, Word, WordPerfect or PDF) to
      editors(at)mmminc.org without any identification in the ms. itself. Send a cover letter on paper (replace (at) with @)
      along with the order form (other side) to the above address with a check and identification
      of the ms. etc. as with any paper submission. Mss. will be acknowledged as received when
      the check and order form arrive.
      The last of the FREE back issues will be sent to the first entrants this year.
      Quantities are limited. Send a query via email if you want a particular back issue.
      Discounted subscriptions & books for contest entrants only:
      A new one year subscription or a renewal starting with Vol. X, the print annual (2010) is $10.00
      Two years is $18.00. Shipping included.
      ALL MMM PRESS PoEtRy BookS ARE $10.00 (shipping included).
      Check which one(s) you want.
      Rebecca Foust, All That Gorgeous Pitiless Song (2010) [regularly $15.95] _______

      Susan Settlemyre Williams, Ashes in Midair (2008) [regularly $15.95] _______

      Anne-Marie Cusac, Silkie (2007) [regularly $14.95] _______

      Patrick Lawler, Feeding the Fear of the Earth (2006) [regularly $12.95] _______

      Jeffrey Ethan Lee's invisible sister (2004) [regularly $11.95] _______

      Alison Stone's They Sing At Midnight (2003) [regularly $12.95] _______

      SUBTOTAL ________
      CO residents add ONE of the following tax amounts:
      Boulder—7.36%; Denver Metro—3.7%; CO outside of Denver area—2.9%.
      (Int'l shipping: Canada: add $4 to subscription; add $4 for each book. Other countries: add $5 for each book.
      Taxes, if applicable, & international shipping ________
      ENTRY FEE = $25.00
      TOTAL = ________
      Name : _________________________________
      Address: ________________________________
      Order form for contest entrants
      Free back issues available for a limited time & get discounts on subscriptions and MMM Press books.
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