A Cha Poetry contest
This contest is run by Cha: An Asian Literary Journal on the theme of “Addiction”.
Each poet can submit up to two poems (no more than 80 lines long each). Poems must be previously unpublished. Entry is free. CLOSING DATE: 1 August 2016
First: HK$500, Second: HK$300, Third: HK$150, Highly Commended (up to 5): HK$100 each. (Payable through Paypal.) All winning poems (including the highly recommended ones) will receive first publication in a special section in Issue 33 of Cha, due out in September 2016. The prizes were generously donated by an anonymous patron who loves Cha.
Submissions should be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject line “Addiction”. Poems must be sent in the body of the email. Please also include a short biography of no more than 30 words.
PREVIOUS Cha CONTESTS/SPECIAL CALLS:
“Hong Kong” (poetry)
“The Other Side” (poetry)
“The Past” (poetry)
“Misinterpretation” (flash fiction)
“Fine Tea Competition” (commentary/criticism)