Tongues&Grooves Prose Poem Prize 2018

Tongues&Grooves Prose Poem Prize 2018

Deadline: Midnight on 1 January 2018

Prizes: First £600, Second £200, Third £100, with seven commendations £25

Judge: Michael Loveday

Prize Awards: Sunday 25th March 2018 at the Square Tower, Old Portsmouth

Winners will be invited to read at the Square Tower, Portsmouth in March 2018 as part of Bookfest 2018

Further details, including competition rules and a postal submission form, can be downloaded here.

Online submissions, including payment, can be made by clicking this link: Prose Poem Competition 2017

For an interview with Michael Loveday about prose poetry, visit The Forge Literary Magazine where Mike talks about his own composition, Chewing Glass.

And if you need further inspiration, here are some more thoughts about prose poems. that Mike has kindly put together for us.

If you’re still asking yourself “What is a prose poem?”, then have a look at these examples on the Sudden Prose and Poetry Foundation websites:

 

https://www.poetryfoundation.org/poems-and-poets/poems/detail/53694

https://www.poetryfoundation.org/poems-and-poets/poems/detail/50846

https://www.poetryfoundation.org/poems-and-poets/poems/detail/49862

https://www.poetryfoundation.org/resources/learning/glossary-terms/detail/prose-poem

 

http://suddenprose.blogspot.co.uk/2015/12/sudden-prose-reprints-peter-rileys_25.html

http://suddenprose.blogspot.co.k/2016/07/sudden-prose-reprints-with-boy-in-box.html

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