DEADLINE: June 1, 2019
Nevada state residents only
Only unpublished work are eligible for the award. Poets currently living in the state of Nevada may submit up to three poems per entry.
This year we are collecting an optional $5 entry fee.
Winner of the contest will receive $100 cash prize and publication on our website. Only those who enter the contest and are Nevada residents will be considered.
All entries will be considered for publication on our Friday Night Specials series as well as our web issues. Poems must be original and unpublished to be considered.
The judge for our contest is Anna Leahy. Anna Leahy is the author of the poetry collections Aperture and Constituents of Matterand the nonfiction book Tumor and the co-author of Conversing with Cancer and What We Talk about When We Talk about Creative Writing. Her poems and essays have appeared at The Atlantic, Crab Orchard Review, Fifth Wednesday Journal, The Southern Review, The Pinch, and elsewhere, and her essays won the top awards from Ninth Letter and Dogwood in 2016. She directs the MFA program in Creative Writing at Chapman University, where she edits the international poetry journal TAB and curates the Tabula Poetica reading series. See more at www.amleahy.com.
Please do not include any personal information on your actual submission as our judge is reading your submissions without any identifying marks.