poetry contest: Yemassee
- Annual Pocataligo Poetry Contest 2013, now accepting entries through March 31st.
The winning poem receives $500 and publication and two-runners up receive publication. Full guidelines are available at
Guest Judge: Samuel Amadon (www.samuelamadon.com)
Prizes: The author of the winning poem will receive $500 and publication in Yemassee. Two runners-up will also receive publication, and a list of ten finalists will be named on our website as well as in the issue.
To enter: Visit our online submissions manager at www.yemassee.submishmash.com. Submit as a single document 3-5 unpublished poems of any line length. An entry fee of $10 (secure online payment) must accompany each entry. We welcome multiple submissions. Each submission requires a separate entry fee.
Formatting: All poems should be submitted in a single document, with no more than one poem per page. The poet's name should not appear anywhere within the entry. Entries must be submitted through Submittable.
Deadline: All entries must be submitted by the March 31st deadline. Winners will be announced on our website, and all entries will be considered for publication.