Ends on March 20, 2018

$15.00 USD

$500 First ◊ $200 Second ◊ $100 Third Prizes 

and publication in Common Ground Review 

Judge: Amy Dryansky

  • Submit 1-3 brilliant as-yet-unpublished poems (61 lines or under) on any subject.  
  • No simultaneous submissions.
  • Give us a brief biography (50-100 words)
  • a fee of $15

If by Snail Mail, send poems and a check for $15 made out to

WESTERN NEW ENGLAND UNIVERSITY

to

Janet Bowdan, Editor

Common Ground Review

H-5132

Western New England University

1215 Wilbraham Rd.

Springfield, MA  01119

 (Postmark must be no later than March 20, 2018)

 Enclose SASE for a list of winners and honorable mentions

(Honorable mentions will be published)

 

 Deadline is March 20, 2018
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Contest Submission Guidelines

W
e look for well-crafted poems that take an idea and develop it.  If they are also gorgeous, funny, heart-breaking, fascinating, so much the better!

If by snail-mail, please include contact information (name, address, email and phone number) on a cover sheet with a list of poem titles, but not on the poems themselves.

We do not accept simultaneous submissions for the contest.  




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