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 2017

Contest Theme: Any theme

haiku garden


Form: Haiku, Senryu, or Tanka

Contest Deadline: May 15, 2017 (postmark)

Winners will be published in the Summer 2017 issue.

RULES:

1. Anyone may enter.

2. Each poem must be unpublished and in a recognizable haiku, senryu, or tanka form. You may put more than one poem on a page, but please don't crowd them.

3. Your name and address MUST BE on the back of each 8 1/2 by 11-inch page. You may submit up to SIX entries.

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.) All non-winning poems will be discarded.

FEES: $4.00 per poem. If you submit at least TWO entries, you will receive a free issue of TOS, Summer 2017. (This applies to U.S. and Canadian entries only. Overseas contestants who wish to receive that complimentary copy will be asked to contribute $3 for postage.)

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. Non-winning poems may be considered for the "Editor's Choice" section.)

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 use Paypal. Overseas contestants may send entries by e-mail and pay through Paypal, but I must pass surcharges on to you. Please e-mail me for 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.

E-mail entries will be accepted from overseas contestants ONLY and should be sent to:

timesing@zoominternet.net

 


 

Winter Contest 2017/2018

Contest Theme: War and Peace

toy soldiersForm: Any form

Contest Deadline: November 1, 2017 (postmark)

Winners will be published in the Winter 2017/2018 issue.

RULES:

1. Anyone may enter.

2. Each poem must be unpublished and focused on the theme of war and peace. Ideas could include (but are not limited to) actual war/combat/stateside experiences, personal kinds of warfare, etc. Poems may be about war and peace or either war or peace. These should be personal experience reflections (yours or someone else's). No politics, please.

3. Your name and address MUST BE on the back of each 8 1/2 by 11-inch page. You may submit up to FOUR entries, with no more than 24 lines per entry.

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.) All non-winning poems will be discarded.

FEES: $4.00 per poem. If you submit at least two entries, you will receive a free issue of TOS, Winter 2017/18. (This applies to U.S. and Canadian entries only. Overseas contestants who wish to receive that complimentary copy will be asked to contribute $3 for postage.)

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. Non-winning poems may be considered for the "Editor's Choice" section.)

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 use Paypal. Overseas contestants may send entries by e-mail and pay through Paypal, but I must pass surcharges on to you. Please e-mail me for 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.

E-mail entries will be accepted from overseas contestants ONLY and should be sent to:

timesing@zoominternet.net