Tuesday, June 8, 2010

Poetry Competition: Alehouse Press

The 2010 Happy Hour •Poetry Awards

$1000 • Best Poem
$100 • Four Runners Up

Postmark Deadline: July 1st, 2010

Contest Rules:

•Contest open to all poets across the country and around the world.  Maximum length: 40 lines per poem. Any topic. Any form.

•All entries considered for publication in the 2011 issue of Alehouse.
•All entries must be typed and include an SASE for notification.
•All manuscripts will be recycled. Please do not send your only copies.

•All entries must be original and not yet nor soon-to-be published. Simultaneous submissions accepted: We report six weeks after deadline. Please notify us immediately if your work is accepted elsewhere. Omit poet's name and all personal information from the poems. Include name, address, telephone, email, and poem titles in cover letter.

Please postmark entries by July 1st, 2010. (No FedEx or UPS.)

Entry fee is $15 per batch of 3 poems, payable to Alehouse Press. All US entrants receive a subscription copy of Alehouse 2011. Mail poems, entry fee(s), and additional information requests to:

Alehouse Press
The Happy Hour Poetry Awards
PO Box 31655
San Francisco, CA 94131

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