Poetry Competitions & Opportunities – May 2017

Now that you’re done with National Poetry Writing Month (NaPoWriMo), you’ll be gussying up all those shiny new poems and looking to send your wordy fledglings out into the world! Here’s a list of poetry competitions, journal submissions and writing opportunities open or with deadlines in May.

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Poetry Competitions & Opportunities – April 2017

April is National Poetry Writing Month (NaPoWriMo), for those of you up for a challenge – the task is to write a brand new poem every single day for a month. And what will you do with all those bright and shiny poems?  Well, here’s a list of poetry competitions, journal submissions and writing opportunities open or with deadlines in April.

You’re welcome. You might even find some inspiration among those calls for submissions with a particular theme in mind. Good luck! Continue reading