Attention! The postmark deadline has been extended from July 31, 2015 to August 9, 2015. Yes, there is still time to submit your wonderful poems and short stories to enter this contest electronically via email or by postal mail. So far there have been many beautifully written entries received and we will continue accepting entries until the extended postmark deadline of August 9, 2015 at 11:59PM - Pacific Standard Time (PST). Multiple and simultaneous entries in both the Poetry & Writing Contests are welcome. Enter Now! for a chance to win cash prizes totaling $1275.00. Keep writing and never stop dreaming!
Wishing you the best,
Andre L. West, Editor
We are now in the 10th Anniversary of our mission to inspire, motivate, and encourage anyone having the desire or love for poetry and writing to continue doing so, without fear of failure or success.
(1) Write a poem, thirty lines or fewer on any subject or style, single or double line spacing, neatly hand printed or typed. And/or (2) Write a short story five pages maximum length, single or double line spacing, on any subject or theme, fiction or non-fiction or creative nonfiction (including essay compositions, screenwriting, diary and journal entries), neatly hand printed or typed. No word count. Multiple poem and short story contest entries are accepted.
Extended Postmark deadline: AUGUST 9th, 2015
All contest winners will be published on September 26, 2015
Writing First Prize is $500. Second Prize is $250. Third Prize $100.
Poetry First Prize is $250. Second Prize is $125. Third Prize is $50.
Entry fees: $10 per story / $5 per poem.
To send entries by mail: Include title, name, address, phone, email, and brief biographical info. (Tell us a little about yourself) on the coversheet, add a self-addressed stamped envelope for entry confirmation. Fees payable to: “DREAMQUESTONE.COM”
Mail to: Dream Quest One
Poetry & Writing Contest
P.O. Box 3141
Chicago, IL 60654
Visit http://www.dreamquestone.com for details on how to enter!
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