We sponsor four annual contests: the Wergle Flomp Humor Poetry Contest (no fee), the North Street Book Prize for self-published books, the Tom Howard/John H. Reid Fiction & Essay Contest, and the Tom Howard/Margaret Reid Poetry Contest. You may read the winning entries from our past War Poetry Contest and Sports Fiction & Essay Contest here.
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- the winner shall get $1,000 and a one-year gift certificate
- the second winner shall receive prize money of $250
- 10 awards of $100 each to the winners of honorable mentions
- top 12 entries shall be published online
- to participate in an international competition with no fee
The works must be:
- in English
- fresh that has not received recognition at Winning Writers yet
- No fee to enter. Judge: Jendi Reiter, assisted by Lauren Singer Ledoux.
- Length limit: 250 lines maximum.
- No restrictions on age or country.
How to Apply:
Please visit HERE for applying
01 April 2019