Second Annual Cyclamens and Swords Poetry Contest is under
First prize is $300, second
prize $100, third prize $50 and seven honorable mentions.
The top ten
poems will be published on the Cyclamens and Swords
website. A chapbook containing the winning poems and the
honorable mentions will be sent to the winners in addition
to their cash prize.
This is an open contest for
poetry of any style or theme. Your entry should be your
own original work. You may submit the same poem(s)
simultaneously to this contest and others and you may
submit poems that have been published elsewhere, as long
as you own the online publication rights.
Submissions accepted from
June 1st until 30th November 2009.
Poems not to exceed 30
lines length (excluding title and spaces between stanzas).
$5 (NIS20) for a submission
of one poem, $10 (NIS40) for a submission of three poems,
$15 (NIS60) for a submission of six poems. Go to the
Payments Page to pay via PayPal or send cash or check
(sorry only Israel checks) to P.O. Box 21 , Metulla 10292
, ISRAEL .
Online entries must be
emailed to email@example.com
Poems should be in one single Word or .rtf attachment.
Each poem should be on a separate page. Include your
contact details: name, address, email address, telephone
numbers only once in the document.
Entries may also be mailed to: Cyclamens and Swords
Publishing, P.O. Box 21 , Metulla 10292 , ISRAEL
(postmarked no later than 30th November 2008).
Click here to read last year’s winning entries