The Dark Pen Awards: #2  May 13, 2011 - May 23, 2011

Reading and Deliberating


Alright, I'm a day late starting this, I wasn't home to do it yesterday. Here's how it works: You enter your most dark poem. It can be gory, scary, depressing, about loss, etc. This contest takes place every month from the 13-23.
Let's see who wins this time.


The Pen of the Abyss The Pen of the Abyss
The Pen of Midnight The Pen of Midnight
The Pen of Darkness The Pen of Darkness
The Pen of Dusk The Pen of Dusk
The Pen of Thick Fog The Pen of Thick Fog



36 Contestants
36 Submissions
Created May 14, 2011

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  • Any Member can Submit
  • Only Poetry can be Submitted
  • All Genres of Writing can be Submitted
  • Each Contestant May Submit 1 Piece of Writing
  • Writing may be submitted 5/13/2011 - 5/23/2011
  • Winners will be decided by the Moderator


Kiri Nells 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 Kiri Nells if you have any further questions.

Recent Submissions

"Desire" "Desire"

A Poem by Suze Laing

Lust Lust

A Poem by Moonflower

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A Poem by Kira

Murderer Murderer

A Poem by Katannaism