Wednesday, April 18, 2018
APRIL POETRY SUBMISSIONS
Some poetry competition and submission deadlines. Move quickly — April is disappearing!
Poets Meet Politics 2018 International Open Poetry Competition closes Saturday April 28. Any theme related to politics. First prize: €500; second prize: one week’s accommodation in the Creativity Cabin in Cork, Ireland; third prize: €100. Details here.
The Poetry International Prize deadline is extended to April 30. Prize $1000 US and publication in the Poetry International journal. Details here.
The Sutherland Shire Literary Competition closes April 30. Three categories: Traditional verse, Free verse, Short stories. First prize in each is $1000. Second and third prizes too. Details here.
Plumwood Mountain: An Australian Journal of Ecopoetry and Ecopoetics asks: … can poetry still harness the power of collective belief? Vol 5 #2 (released August), guest edited by Bonny Cassidy, closes April 30. Theme: ‘Make it so.’ Visit Plumwood — even the submission guidelines are a great read.