“Let Your Words Be Heard” poetry contest

 

Calling all poets!

Do you consider yourself a poet, rhymester, or lyricist? Submit your latest original creation to the Let your Words be Heard Poetry Contest sponsored by the Schlafly region of the St. Louis Public Library. Participants are encouraged to submit up to three poems, thirty lines or fewer on any subject, style or form.

  • Entries must comply with poetry contest guidelines available at Schlafly, Cabanne, or Divoll Branch libraries or download here.
  • Contest is March 15-April 8; entries must be submitted no later than April 8th. Winners announced April 15th.
  • First, second, and third place winners will receive Left Bank Books gift certificates. Winning entries will be published on the Schlafly Gatherings Blog and may be shared at Pop-Up Poetry readings at the branches. Other events at the region's branches to celebrate National Poetry Month will include Poem in your Pocket Day and poetry book displays.
  • Entries must comply with poetry contest guidelines. First, second, and third place winners will receive Left Bank Books gift certificates.
  • Winning entries will be published at SLPL_SchlaflyGatherings and may be shared at Pop-Up Poetry readings at the branches.

Other events at the region's branches to celebrate National Poetry Month will include Poem in your Pocket Day and poetry book displays.

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