National Poetry Month  April 1, 2012 - April 30, 2012

Reading and Deliberating


April is National Poetry Month!

To celebrate, I want you to send me your best poems. Any genre, any theme, any length. Send in your best work, your favorite piece. Show it off! Maximum of three poems per poet my be submitted.

Winners will be chosen based on grammar, vocabulary, imagery, content, etc. Any style of poetry may do, from haiku to sonnets to free verse to epics.

I'll be sending out all winning poems as read requests. The contest will run through April and I'll pick the winners in the first two weeks of May.


Gold Poet Gold Poet
Silver Poet Silver Poet
Bronze Poet Bronze Poet
Honorable Mention Honorable Mention
Honorable Mention Honorable Mention
Honorable Mention Honorable Mention



156 Contestants
417 Submissions
Created Apr 2, 2012

Submit Submit Writing


  • Any Member can Submit
  • Only Poetry can be Submitted
  • All Genres of Writing can be Submitted
  • Each Contestant May Submit 3 Pieces of Writing
  • Writing may be submitted 4/1/2012 - 4/30/2012
  • Winners will be decided by the Moderator


Lexi Nicole is solely responsible for the content of this contest, including all promised prizes. Take any promises of large monetary awards with a grain of salt. Contact Lexi Nicole if you have any further questions.