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Offline 510bhan

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Lady Poets
« on: May 01, 2012, 04:04:46 PM »

Competition in Words With Jam.

Mslexia Poetry Competition 2012

Mslexia Poetry Competition 2012The 2012 Mslexia Women's Poetry Competition is for previously unpublished poems of any length and in any style.
JUDGE: Gillian Clarke

1st Prize: £2,000 plus two optional extras: a week at the idyllic poets' retreat of Cove Park* and an afternoon with the editor of premier poetry magazine Poetry Review**.
2nd Prize: £400
3rd Prize: £200

17 other finalists win £25 each.
All winning poems will appear in issue 55 of Mslexia, published in September 2012

CLOSING DATE: 18 June 2012

Poetry Review Entry fee: £7 for up to three poems.

*The date of the Cove Park retreat is to be agreed between Cove Park and the competition winner. The retreat is accommodation only.
**The date of the mentoring afternoon with the Editor of Poetry Review is to be agreed between the Editor and the competition winner.
The winner is responsible for any other expenses involved in attending the Cove Park retreat and the mentoring afternoon (e.g. travel, food, etc.). These prizes must be taken before 31 December 2013.

Offline Laura H

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Re: Lady Poets
« Reply #1 on: May 02, 2012, 05:23:35 PM »
This one has some very attractive prizes, Sio  :)
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