Larchmont Village Poetry Contest

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In honor of April being National Poetry Month, the Larchmont Buzz, Chevalier’s Books and The Hatchery Press have created a Larchmont Village Poetry Contest. We hope you will take this opportunity to find what inspires you and have fun!

Here are the details…

CATEGORIES:

  • Open Form, 20 lines or less
  • Haiku

SUBJECT MATTER:

Any subject – open to your imagination.

AGE GROUPS:

  • 12 & Under
  • 13 – 17
  • 18 & Up

DEADLINE:

May 6, 2016

WAYS TO SUBMIT:

1. E-mail your poem to: info@larchmontbuzz.com
   * Please include “Poetry Submission” in the subject line
   * Include Poem Title, Your Name, Age, and Contact Information in the body of the e-mail, along with the text of your poem.

OR

2. Drop hard copy in boxes located at:

  • Chevalier’s Books: 126 N. Larchmont Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90004
  • The Hatchery Press: 601 N. Larchmont Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90004

   * Include Poem Title, Your Name, Age, and Contact Information, along with the poem text.

RULES:

  • Submissions are limited to one per person for each category.
  • You may enter one or both categories.
  • Your submission must include: Poem Title, Your Name, Age, and Contact Information, along with the poem text.

* Judging will take place – by representatives of the three sponsoring organizations – during the week following the May 6th deadline.
* Winning poems will be announced and published in the Larchmont Buzz.
* Prizes will include poetry anthologies and gift certificates from our sponsors.

Happy Writing!

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About Kimberly Rudy

A Los Angeles native, Kimberly grew up in the Larchmont Village community, and enjoys the Village with her two boys, Grant, 11, and Cole, 7.

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