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$16.00 USD

CONTEST EXTENDED! We're poets and writers, we get it-- you need a few more days, and Crab Creek Review is happy to oblige. New deadline for the Crab Creek Review Poetry Prize is May 31st.

The entry period for the 2017 Crab Creek Review Poetry Contest begins on February 15th with entries accepted until May 15, 2017.  A $500 prize will be awarded for the winning poem. This year's judge is Dianne Seuss! All entries considered for publication.  Winner and finalists will appear in Crab Creek Review.

Submission Guidelines:

  • Entries are only accepted through Submittable.
  • We welcome up to 4 poems per entry, 8 pages maximum.
  • The entry fee is $16 per submission. Multiple submissions are allowed, but each batch must be submitted separately, with its own entry fee.
  • Please submit works in .doc, .docx, PDF, or .rtf format.
  • All entries must be anonymous. Do not include any identifying information within the poetry document OR in the document title.
  • Choose a standard 12 point font (Arial, Times New Roman, or similar) and standard margins between 1" and 2".
  • Please do not include graphics or embed any objects in your document.
  • Poetry may be formatted as desired.
  • If formatting preservation is a concern, please attach your submission in PDF format.
  • All poems submitted must be original, unpublished work by the author.



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