A prize of $1,500 and publication for a chapbook-length poetry collection in perfect-bound print edition. Royalty contract. Ingram Group distribution. Open to ALL. International entries are welcome. Multiple submissions are accepted. The top-ten finalists will be offered publication. All entries will be considered for publication. Submit up to 16-38 pages of poetry, PLUS bio, acknowledgments, SASE and cover letter with a $15 entry fee per manuscript submission.
To submit online click on button below, or mail entry and fee to Open Chapbook Competition Finishing Line Press P O Box 1626 Georgetown, KY 40324 USA
NEW DEADLINE! Postmark Deadline: October 31, 2021.
A self-addressed, stamped envelope (SASE) with the correct postage must accompany all mailed manuscripts. A SASE is needed for any kind of response, even if the writer does not want the material returned. A good photocopy of the manuscript or a computer printout, rather than the original, should be sent. Finishing Line Press is not responsible for lost manuscripts.