Limit 30 lines.
No cover sheet, please; just complete all questions below. DO NOT include your name anywhere in the manuscript. This includes the embedded file properties.
Use standard formatting. Please review the guidelines on our Contest page.
All Poems are judged together, but advise if your entry is Humorous, Rhymed or Unrhymed. Entries receiving a First, Second or Third could also, if applicable, receive one of the following Special awards:
The Jasper Cook Highest Ranked Humorous Poetry ($50)
The Christine Reich Highest Ranked Rhymed Poetry ($50)
The Dr. Joe Stamey Highest ranked Unrhymed Poetry ($50)