Sentinel Poetry Competition
Closing date: 31st October, 2020
Early Bird Promotion, 15% Off Entry Fees. Ends 30-Sept-2020
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Details: This competition is for original, previously unpublished poems in English language, on any subject, in any style up to 50 lines long. Poems posted on members-only non-public groups for review/critique as part of the creative process are not deemed to have been previously published. Poets of all ages, gender or nationality living in any part of the world are eligible to enter.
Judge: Roger Elkin is the author of eleven poetry collections including Pricking out, No laughing matter, Points of Reference, Bird in the Hand, Chance Meetings, Dog's Eye View, Fixing Things and Marking Time. His twelfth collection Sheer Poetry will be published in September 2020. Elkin has won over 250 prizes and places – 60 firsts – in national and international poetry competitions.
Prizes: £250 (1st), £100 (2nd), £50 (3rd), £30 x 3 (High Commendation), £15 x (Commendation), 3 x SLQ Paperback (Special Mentions)
Early Bird Promotion Fees (ends 30/09/2020): £4.25/1, £6.80/2, £8.50/3, £10.20/4, £11.90/5, £13.60/7, £18.70/10
Fees £5/1, £8/2, £10/3, £12/4, £14/5, £16/7, £22/10)