poetry & haiku contest: PENUMBRA
- PENUMBRA POETRY & HAIKU CONTEST
Two Decades of Poetry Excellence
1987 – 2007
ALL ENTRIES MUST BE POSTMARKED BY JUNE 30, 2007
Sponsor web site www.tallahasseewriters.net
Contest email: poetry@...
Categories No limit on entries in either or both categories. All skill
Poetry up to 50 lines, any style or subject; line length may be
edited to fit chapbook publication format
(2) 3-line haiku (need not conform to strict syllable count)
Contest does not accept simultaneous submissions or work
previously published or having received awards in other competitions
Prizes Poetry $200, $60, $40; haiku, $100, 40, $20.
Top winners and finalists in each category are published in the annual
contest chapbook and mailed a complimentary copy.
Entries Submit 2 copies of poetry on 8-1/2x11 paper; haiku on 3x5 index
One copy should show name, address, phone, email and source of contest
info; 2nd copy should be anonymous for judging purposes. Include a brief
bio with most recent or noteworthy awards and publications.
Notification Winner and finalist notifications mailed no later than
August 31 2007.
Winners list returned to entrants if SASE included. List posted to
sponsor web site no later than September 30 2007.
Fees $5 per poem; $3 per haiku in $US check, cash or money order
Mail entries, fees, SASE for winners’ list and book orders to :
P.O. Box 15995
Tallahassee, Florida 32317-5995
Judging Judges are published, recognized poets and haiku experts.
Book Orders Order form for PENUMBRA chapbooks available at sponsor
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