Starkey Flythe Jr. Poetry Prize
In honor of Starkey Flythe Jr.’s commitment to poetry in the CSRA and the surrounding region $500 will be awarded as first prize and $250 to the runner-up in a contest honoring his memory.
Writers must live in Georgia or South Carolina. Deadline: July 31, 2017.
Submit contest entries to acaFlythejrprize@gmail.com.
SUBMIT by sending up to 3 unpublished poems in PDF attachment, each poem a separate attachment, one poem per page no more than 30 lines. Please use single space and 11-12 point font only, NTR or Ariel. There is no entry fee.
Your name or any other identifying information must not appear in the poems. Please include a cover letter with the titles of the poems you are submitting and your preferred contact information in the body of the email. Final judging is blind.
The winner and runner-up will be announced September 23, 2017 at The Berry Fleming Poetry Festival. These poems will be published on the festival website: THE BERRY FLEMING POETRY FESTIVAL