SHAKESPEAREAN/PETRARCHAN SONNET CONTEST -- deadline Sept 1
HELEN SCHAIBLE INTERNATIONAL
Sponsored by Poets & Patrons of Chicago, Illinois
Open to all. Submit only one entry of either a
Shakespearean or Petrarchan sonnet. The entry must
be original and unpublished.
Submit 2 copies, typed double-spaced, on standard
8 ” X 11" paper with name and address on one copy
in the upper right corner, but no ID on second copy.
First Prize $50.00. Second Prize $35.00. Third prize $15.00.
Three Honorable Mentions Unranked
Three Special Recognitions Unranked
There is no fee. Winners will be notified by November
1, 2008. The poet keeps all rights. No entries will be
returned. Enclose a SASE for the winner's list. All
rules printed here. Rules do not change from year to
year, but the chairperson may, so check the latest
listings in e.g., chicagopoetry.com, illinoispoets.org,
poetsandpatrons.net, Poet’s Market, Writer’s Market, or
Mail entries, postmarked by
September 1, 2009
416 Gierz Street
Downers Grove, IL 605