Regular Poetry Competitions...
The Capricorn International Poetry and Short Story Competition
(Several each year)
No line limitations. Write for details of the next competition from:
Capricorn International Poetry and Short Story Competition 1998,
17 West Lea Road,
Bath BA1 3RL.
Forward Press Top 100 1998 Winners,
1-2 Wainman Road,
Peterborough PE2 7BU.
Details: Send an s.a.e. for all themed anthologies coming up in 1998 that you could contribute to. Any poet published in any of these books is eligible to be elected for the top 100. There is a first prize of £3,000, 2 second prizes of £500, 4 third prizes of £250, 10 fourth prizes of £100 and 83 fifth prizes of £50! Forward Press rely on their contributors to buy a copy or two of anthologies they appear in, although royalties are paid for authors in anthologies which are not for charity.
- Smile Humorous Poetry Competition (Yearly)
Write for details of this and other themed competitions:
The Lost Poet,
PO Box 136,
Norwich NR3 3LJ.
- Stand Magazine New International Poetry Competition (Yearly)
Poems up to 500 lines. Write for application form in January '98:
Stand Magazine Poetry Competition,
179 Wingrove Road,
Newcastle Upon Tyne NE4 9DA.
Call for Submissions:
Eleventh Hour Productions, the producers of the Seattle Poetry Festival, are
seeking word based performance art and film/video projects for two ongoing
monthly performance series, special events, and the 1999 Seattle Poetry
Festival. Selected artists will receive professional technical support,
including theater lighting, sound, and multi-media technology; perform to
Seattle's most attentive audiences; and get paid.
- Wensleydale Poetry Competition (Yearly)
Poems no longer than 30 lines. Write for details early Jan '98:
Hawes DL8 3PA.
Send proposals and work
samples, including manuscripts, tapes, CDs and VHS tapes to:
Eleventh Hour Productions
1122 E Pike St., #1110
Seattle, WA 98102
For more information, call (206) 346-0180, visit our website at
or email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Always enclose an s.a.e. Entry fees and prizes vary each year. The author of this web page cannot be held responsible for any unexpected changes to these details, since these publishers may not always notify contributors of such changes.
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