Please let folks know the Science Fiction and Fantasy Poetry Association Poetry Contest is now open! Both members and non-members can enter! Prizes will be awarded for best poem in 3 categories of speculative poetry:
Dwarf (poems 1–10 lines [prose poems 0–100 words]);
Short (11–49 lines [prose poems 101–499 words]);
Long (50 lines and more [prose 500 words and up]).
Line count does not include title or stanza breaks.
All sub-genres of speculative poetry allowed in any form.
Prizes: In each category (Dwarf, Short, Long): $100 First Prize, $50 Second Prize, $25 Third Prize. Publication on Poetry Planet (StarShipSofa.com) podcast magazine and on the SFPA website for first through third places.
This year's judge is the award-winning Nikia Chaney, and the contest chair is Mary McMyne! For full details: sfpoetry.com/contests.html