A $1,000 grand prize is being offered in a contest sponsored by the Christian Poets Guild. The contest is free to enter and open to poets of any age.
Fifty prizes totalling more than $5,000 will be awarded.
Poems of 21 lines or fewer on any subject and in any style will be judged by guild contest director Dr. Jeremy Carnegie.
“We love encouraging poets,” he said. “We trust this contest will produce exciting results.”
Entries must be received by June 30, and may be submitted by mail to Free Poetry Contest, 7221 Dunbarton, Horn Lake, MS 38637 or at www.freecontest.com.