We are now welcoming submissions for our inaugural poetry chapbook contest, to be judged by Oliver de la Paz. The winning poet will receive $500, plus publication and 5 letterpress-cover copies of the chapbook.
Deadline: October 1, 2013; Entry fee: $15.
For guidelines, submission information, and to submit, please visit our submission manager. The contest begins Friday, June 14, 2013. Good luck, and thanks for supporting jmww and our writers!
ABOUT OUR JUDGE:
Oliver de la Paz is the author of four books of poetry: Names Above Houses, Furious Lullaby, Requiem for the Orchard, and the forthcoming Post Subject: A Fable. He is the co-editor of A Face to Meet the Faces: An Anthology of Persona Poetry, is co-chair of the Kundiman.org advisory board, and serves on the Association of Writers & Writing Programs board. He teaches creative writing at Western Washington University.