Na-Po-Wri-Mo National Poetry Month

Poetry Contest
April is National Poetry Writing Month.

Poets all over the world write one poem each day of the month of April.

The contest winner will win half of the prize pool which is based on the number of entries. The second and third place winners will each share the remaining prize pool. The prize pool is currently 80.00 member dollars. There are only 2 spots still open. If all open spots are used the prize pool will be 90.00 member dollars. In this contest at least 5 submissions must be made for the vote to begin.

Deadline: Contest Is Closed.

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All contest entries will be reviewed by the Contest Entry Compliance Committee. The committee will read all entries to ensure that the contest rules are being followed. If your entry is disqualified you will not be refunded the entry fees. The committee will review the entries when the deadline is reached. The voting will begin after the committee determines that all entries qualify and disqualify those that do not. This contest is open to all members. Past contest winners can join the contest. A voting booth will be created shortly after the deadline is reached. At that time all participants will be contacted so they can vote.

The voting booth will include this summary of the contest:

    The whole months poetry will be judged.

If you plan to write for this contest reserve a spot. There are a limited number of entries. A vote by writers will determine the winner. The decision is final. All members that submit a work are encouraged to vote. One entry per person. New entries to the site only. If you already posted a work on that work is not eligible for a contest.

Click the link above to submit your entry. Members with reservations can use the link provided in their contest profile. Members may not request votes, mention contest entries, or notify potential voters of the vote by private message or other means as specified in the contest terms. The site automatically checks for this form of communication. A break in the contest terms will result in the cancellation of the account. Reserve Your Spot.

Contest Discussions

 ThreadThread StarterRepliesViewsLast Post
 Daily themes or inspiration (optional) Sandra du Plessis 29 243 Apr 30 01:09 AM by Sandra du Plessis
 This made me smile! ~Dovey 1 43 Apr 4 12:41 AM by Sandra du Plessis
 Create a book - How and Why? Sandra du Plessis 1 43 Apr 2 01:58 PM by Jannypan (Jan)
 Submission Issues Stacia Ann 2 35 Apr 2 05:04 AM by Sandra du Plessis
 Sandra, If I may. . . . . . Jannypan (Jan) 6 87 Mar 31 11:34 PM by Jannypan (Jan)
 Entries Pantygynt 2 53 Mar 31 05:13 PM by Jannypan (Jan)
 On Your Mark . . . . . . Jannypan (Jan) 1 55 Mar 29 12:27 PM by Sandra du Plessis
 GREAT idea? Ideasaregems-Dawn 1 71 Mar 29 06:13 AM by Sandra du Plessis
 Helpful Tips and Ideas Sandra du Plessis 0 51 Mar 29 05:38 AM by Sandra du Plessis
 How many poems Sharon Meda 1 79 Mar 29 12:32 AM by Sandra du Plessis
 Intimidating Sugarray77 1 73 Mar 29 12:28 AM by Sandra du Plessis

Contest Entries

Author Name Submission Status
Sandra du Plessis Entered Background and Introduction
Susan B. Lamphier Position Reserved
Chrissy710 Entered April Fool
BeasPeas Entered Nexus Connects Us
Stacia Ann Entered Shanda
robyn corum Entered Prepposites --01
Sharon Meda Entered A Book of Firsts
Pantygynt Entered Tanka 04/01 (innocent fools are)
lyenochka Entered Trees
Joy Graham Entered Please Send Me Spring
lightink Entered Unsuspectingly
Paul Bownas Entered The Ocean
~Dovey Entered Perfection's Film
dovemarie Entered An Ocean of Tears
Roxanne Barbour Entered Aliens amongst Us
shelley kaye Entered here i go again - where i stay still