Love Is in the Air Poetry Contest

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Love Is in the Air Poetry Contest

We’re looking for your best love and romance poetry! Whether happy and upbeat, or reminiscent of past love, we’re looking for your best poetry about love! Submit your original poetry for judging and publishing!


1st Place – $250 Cash Prize, Collection Publishing Contract, 100 Author Copies (of your collection)

2nd Place – $100 Cash Prize

3rd Place – $50 Cash Prize

All entrants whose work is published in the collection will receive a free copy of the finalized product and a publishing agreement with royalty payment!

Submission Guidelines:

– All entries must be about love in some form

– A poem in its entirety must be an original work by the person entering the contest

– Submissions are open to anyone anywhere, including outside the USA!

– All poems must be written in English

– We accept multiple submissions, but each submission will include additional fee

All submissions must be received by January 15, 2021. Winners will be announced by February 5, 2021
Submission Process:
  1. Click the “Begin Submission”
  2. Select the number of submissions you’d like to make
  3. Process the payment for your submissions
  4. Check your email for a link to complete your submission and upload your work. Please note, this is password protected, so you’ll need your email handy when submitting. Click on “Get Digital Purchase” on your receipt to obtain your password.
  5. Fill out the submission form and upload your documents.
  6. We’ll send you a confirmation email that your submission was received.
  7. We’ll contact everyone on January 15, 2021 at 12:00pm with notification the contest is closed and judging will begin.
  8. On or before February 5, 2021, you’ll receive your individual feedback, as well as the list of winners.
  9. Anthologies will publish in the month after the deadline.

All submissions will receive feedback from our judges after our winners have been announced at no additional cost.

Submission Fee – $7

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Once you’ve submitted your entry fee, CLICK HERE to submit your work using the password emailed to you after completing payment