Amateur Poetry Contest Open

Amateur Poetry Contest Open


The Talent Literary Guild is sponsoring an amateur poetry contest, free to everyone. There are 50 prizes in all, including an impressive $1,000 grand prize.

“We are delighted to sponsor this contest,” says Thomas Grey, poetry director. “Poets deserve opportunities to exhibit their work and get recognition. We hope our contest will encourage new poets to share their writing.”

To enter, send one entry of 21 lines or less to: Poetry Contest, 1257 Siskiyou Blvd., PMB 4, Ashland, OR 97520, or enter online at

Poems may be written on any subject, using any style. The deadline for entering is May 31, 2002. The editors reserve the right to publish the winning poems in a pamphlet and send it free to all entrants, along with a winners’ list.