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2014 MIND MAGAZINE INSIGHT POETRY PRIZE COMPETITION http://www.mindmagazine.net/ --- $10 ENTRY FEE. $300 for first prize, $150 for second prize, and $50 each for three honorable mentions. Winners will be published in Mind Magazine's top talent showcase section. All poems submitted will be considered for standard publication. Submit 1-3 unpublished poems, up to three pages each. Deadline for all entries is . Winner will be announced in September, 2014. The Mind Magazine 2014 INSIGHT Poetry Prize Competition will be judged by award winning poet Michael Spring and Editor-in-chief Rich Norman.
ORDINARY GURU CONTEST http://ordinarygurus.com/ --- NO ENTRY FEE. Have you ever met an everyday, ordinary guru who helped you break a myth that held you back, sparked insight, or helped you see the world a little differently? If so, tell us your story by entering the Ordinary Guru Contest. You can submit a short story, essay, memoir, photo essay, cartoon, graphic novel or poem. First Prize: $5,000. Second Prize: $2,500. Third Prize: $1,500. Open only to legal residents of the 50 United States and the District of Columbia, and Canada (excluding Quebec), who are 18 years and older. Contest ends .
PALETTES & QUILLS BIENNIAL POETRY CHAPBOOK COMPETITION http://www.palettesnquills.