Archive for May 3rd, 2008

Soul-Making Literary Competition

3 May 2008

Entering its 14th year, the open, annual Soul-Making Literary Competition has 11 categories. Ongoing deadline: November 30th. An arts outreach program of the National League of American Pen Women, San Francisco Branch. Complete guidelines:

Key Hole Chapbook Contest

3 May 2008

Poetry Chapbook Contest
Judge: Eugene Gloria
Prize: $250 and 25 copies
Entry fee: $15
Deadline: July 30, 2008

Eugene Gloria is the author of two books of poems Hoodlum Birds (Penguin, 2006) and Drivers at the Short-Time Motel (Penguin, 2000), which was selected for the 1999 National Poetry Series and the 2001 Asian American Literary Award. He is an associate professor of English at DePauw University in Greencastle, Indiana.

Manuscripts must be between 18 and 36 pages–include a title page and contact information. Simultaneous submissions are allowed. The reading fee is $15.