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The Kent and Sussex Poetry Society open poetry competition 2020, closes on 31 January

The Kent and Sussex Poetry Society are running their 2020 Open Poetry Competition.

Anyone can enter, either online or by post, and submit a poem and/or poems on any subject.

The closing date for entries is 31 January 2020. For details please visit, https://kentandsussexpoetry.com/the-kent-sussex-poetry-society-open-competition/.

Women’s Poetry Prize

The Mslexia and PBS Women’s Poetry and Pamphlet Competitions are back! Entries are now open until the 16th September 2019, 5pm GMT.
To read more please follow this link, https://www.poetrybooks.co.uk/pages/mslexia-pbs-womens-poetry-prize

Confessions of a Poetry Competition Judge, by John McCullough

A witty and well worth reading post entitled “Confessions of a Poetry Competition Judge” by John McCullough, in which he explains those things he looks for in a poem, and those which put him off. To read the post please visit https://josephinecorcoran.org/2019/07/13/guest-blog-confessions-of-a-poetry-competition-judge-by-john-mccullough/

Monster Poetry Writing Competition

Candy Korman, of Candy’s Monsters is running a poetry competition. The competition closes at the end of October. anyone interested in entering can either post their entry in the comments section or email Candy directly. All entries must have a monster theme. For details of the competition please see http://www.candysmonsters.com/poetry-me/?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+CandysMonsters+%28Candy%27s+Monsters%29