Time of Singing

Prizes:

First prize: $30

Second prize: $25

Third prize: $20

Honorable Mention: $10

In case of ties, the prize amount will be divided equally among the winners of that particular place, and both will be published.

 

 

 

 

 

Summer Contest 2018

Contest Theme: Any theme

Form: Eight-Line Rhyming (End or Internal) Poems

Contest Deadline: May 15, 2018 (postmark)

Winners will be published in the Summer 2018 issue.

 

Dickinson poem

 

RULES:

1. Anyone may enter.

2. The poem must be unpublished, have 8 lines, and some combination of end rhyme and/or internal rhyme.

3. Your name and address MUST BE on the back of each page. Use 8 1/2 by 11-inch paper. You may submit up to FOUR entries, with one entry per page.

4. Only one prize will be awarded per poet. Send a SASE for the winner’s list. (Note: You'l receive the winners in a complimentary issue if you submit at least two entries.) Non-winning poems may be considered for an editor's choice section of the contest. No e-mail entries will be accepted.

FEES: $4.00 per poem. If you submit at least TWO entries, you will receive a free issue of TOS, Vol. 45, No. 2.

PRIZES: First Prize $30, Second Prize $25, Third Prize $20,
Honorable Mention $10

(In case of ties, the prize amount will be divided
equally among the winners for that particular place
and both will be published.)

THE JUDGES’ DECISION IS FINAL. Any poems not conforming to the rules will be disqualified. Entry fees will not be returned. PLEASE MAKE CHECKS OR MONEY ORDERS PAYABLE TO WIND & WATER PRESS.

(Canadian contestants: I’m sorry, but bank fees make it prohibitive to cash checks, even in U.S. funds. Please send U.S. cash or contact me about Paypal information. Thanks!)

Mail your entries to:

Time Of Singing, A Journal of Christian Poetry
A Publication of Wind & Water Press
P.O. Box 5276
Conneaut Lake, PA 16316

Make checks payable to Wind & Water Press.

 


 

Winter Contest 2018/2019

Contest Theme: Any Theme

Form: Odes

Contest Deadline: November 1, 2018 (postmark)

Winners will be published in the Winter 2018/2019 issue.

 

autumn poem

 

RULES:

1. Anyone may enter.

2. The poem must be unpublished and written in the manner of an ode: a lyric poem that praises a particular subject, often elevated in emotion or style. It can be free verse or metered, regular or irregular, and can rhyme or not. There is a 16-line limit per poem.

3. Your name and address MUST BE on the back of each page. Use 8 1/2 by 11-inch paper. You may submit up to FOUR entries, with one entry per page.

4. Only one prize will be awarded per poet. Send a SASE for the winner’s list. (Note: You'l receive the winners in a complimentary issue if you submit at least two entries.) Non-winning poems may be considered for an editor's choice section of the contest. No e-mail entries will be accepted.

FEES: $4.00 per poem. If you submit at least two entries, you will receive a free issue of TOS, Vol. 45, No. 3.

PRIZES: First Prize $30, Second Prize $25, Third Prize $20,
Honorable Mention $10

(In case of ties, the prize amount will be divided
equally among the winners for that particular place
and both will be published.)

THE JUDGES’ DECISION IS FINAL. Any poems not conforming to the rules will be disqualified. Entry fees will not be returned. PLEASE MAKE CHECKS OR MONEY ORDERS PAYABLE TO WIND & WATER PRESS.

(Canadian contestants: I’m sorry, but bank fees make it prohibitive to cash checks, even in U.S. funds. Please send U.S. cash or contact me about Paypal information.)

Mail your entries to:

Time Of Singing, a Journal of Christian Poetry
A Publication of Wind & Water Press
P.O. Box 5276
Conneaut Lake, PA 16316

Make checks payable to Wind & Water Press.