Saturday, March 14, 2009 Poetry Contest

Attention Poets!

I got an email from Andre L. West, editor at, announcing a poetry contest I think you may be interested in. Good luck to all who enter! Forward the news to your poetry writing friends. Details are below.

Yvonne Perry

The Dream Quest One Poetry & Writing Contest is open to anyone who loves expressing innermost thoughts and feelings into the beautiful art of poetry or writing a short story that is worth telling everyone! And to all who have the ability to dream. Write a poem or short story for a chance to win cash prizes. All works must be original.


Write a poem, thirty lines or fewer on any subject, style, or form, typed or neatly hand printed.
And/or write a short story, five pages maximum length, on any subject or theme, creative writing fiction or non-fiction (including essay compositions, diary, journal entries and screenwriting). Also, must be typed or neatly hand printed.
Multiple poetry and short story entries are accepted.

Postmark deadline: July 31, 2009
All contest winners will be announced on August 31, 2009


Writing Contest

First Prize is $500.
Second Prize: $250.
Third Prize: $100.

Poetry Contest
First Prize is $250.
Second Prize: $125.
Third Prize: $50.

Entry fees:

Writing Contest entry fee: $10 per short story.
Poetry Contest entry fee: $5 per poem.

To send entries: Include title(s) with your story (ies) or poem(s), along with your name, address, phone#, email, 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 for further details or to enter!

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