This year marks the fifth contest sponsored
by WinningWriters.com which was selected
as one of "101 Best Websites for Writers"
(Writer's Digest, 2005-2007).
Deadline: Monday June 30,2008
CATEGORY: Poetry, Traditional Verse
FEE: $6 for every 25 lines
First prize: $2,000.
Second prize: $1,000.
Third prize: $500.
Fourth prize: $250
Five (5) High Distinction Awards - $200 ea. +
Five (5) Most Highly Commended Awards - $100 ea.
WINNERS: Also published at WinningWriters.com
(boasts over one million page views per year).
POEMS SUBMITTED: Must be in traditional verse form
(i.e. sonnets, free verse, etc.)
ACCEPTS: both published and unpublished work.
MAKE ENTRY FEE payable to Winning Writers.
JUDGES: J.H. Reid, D.C. Konrad.
SUBMIT ENTRIES either online or by mail.
ATTN: Margaret Reid Poetry Contest
351 Pleasant Street
Northampton MA 01060