Get inspired to write a poem or short story.Enter our contest for a chance to win $50, $100 or $200. Contest closes Sunday August 15 at 5
- Pick from our selection of four art works created and shown in our 2020 Annual Juried Show and use one as inspiration to write a poem or short story.
- Adults can write a poem (max 40 lines), Short Story (max 2,500 words) or Creative Non-Fiction (max 2,500 words)
- Youth can enter poems and short stories. Line and word count same as above.
- Enter in either the youth (15-21) or adult (22+) category.
- Pay one entry fee Adults $20, Youth $15, and enter one to three pieces in any mix of poems and stories.
- Entry form below. Payment required with entry.
- Contest closes Sunday August 15 at 5 pm.
- Finalists will be asked to read part or all of their entries during Culture Days 2021 that last weekend of September.
First Place in each category is $200
Second Place in each category is $100
Honorable Mention in each Category is $50
Arrival of Spring – Birdsong by Margetta Beardsley
The Underpass by Cathy Downard Palmer
Familar Space by Holly Leier Vanderveet
Ivan by Carolanne MacLean