LITTLE BIRD POETRY PRIZE: LOVE POETRY 2016
The overall winner of the competition will receive £50.00 cash prize, inclusion in the winners' anthology, and a publishing deal. Little Bird will publish a paperback edition of your poetry collection. The deal includes; editing, typesetting, artwork and publishing. You will also receive a complimentary paperback copy.
There will be 2 Finalists and they will receive £25.00 each in cash and inclusion in the winners' poetry anthology.
There will be 5 semi-finalists who will receive £10.00 each in cash and inclusion in the winners' poetry anthology
There will be 50 further 'Awarded' prizes, Winners will feature in the winners' poetry anthology.
You may submit up to 5 poems. You must own the current publishing rights to them. They may have been published previously as long as they are not under a contract.
The poems must contain the theme of love. The winners' anthology will be published at the beginning of February 2016. Paperback and eBook.
Poetry must not suitable for main stream reading. mild and sensitive erotica is acceptable.
You must be willing to have your poems feature in the anthology. A link to your website will be included as a footnote at the end of your poem to help garner you exposure.
Please ensure that your author name, e-mail and website address are clearly displayed at the top of your entry.
Entries should be in WORD.DOC, size 12. Times New Roman. All spacing should be done through the RULER option and DO NOT USE TABS for spacing.
ENTRY FEE £4 per poem
For each poem you wish to include please ensure that you have paid the £4.00 entry fee (if you are entering from outside of the UK, please select the Great British Stirling option.
Entry fees cover prizes and administrative costs of the competition and anthology production. Monies made from the anthology will be invested in further Little Bird Prizes.
Use the Paypal widget underneath to make your payment and DON'T FORGET to add a message to your Paypal transaction that includes your author name, the title of your poem and your email so we can match them up.
CLOSING DATE DECEMBER 15th 2015
SEND YOUR ENTRIES TO
firstname.lastname@example.org using LOVE POETRY COMPETITION ENTRY