Writer's Cafe Next Top Poet 2.0  March 12, 2013 - March 16, 2013

Reading and Deliberating

Details

Contest minimum of 50 writers. This edition we go back to the 2 per poet rule.

- Please submit your strongest RECENT work. Poems older than a year will not be eligible for the final.

Content will be judged on
* I will ignore repeat submissions
* I will ignore a poem where your name appears/and or copyright symbol.

1) Poetic evocativeness
2) originality
3) easy reading
4) lasting power
5) emotional impact
6) beauty of sentiment
7) phrasing
8) aesthetic artistry
9) title choice
10) avoidance of over-used language

and more...

Winners score points to a total ranking, that is cumulative for the 2013 year.

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Moderator

Michael Kevin Spencer
Michael Kevin Spencer
Montreal, Canada

Stats

73 Contestants
130 Submissions
718 Views
Created Mar 12, 2013

Submit Submit Writing

Rules

  • Any WritersCafe.org Member can Submit
  • Only Poetry can be Submitted
  • All Genres of Writing can be Submitted
  • Each Contestant May Submit 2 Pieces of Writing
  • Writing may be submitted 3/12/2013 - 3/16/2013
  • Winners will be decided by the Moderator

Disclaimer

Michael Kevin Spencer 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 Michael Kevin Spencer if you have any further questions.