This competition offers the chance of publication for six new booklets of poems. The competition will be judged by poet and editor, Lucy Turnbull of Optimum magazine.
For poems of any length on any theme. First prize is £100, Second £50 and all poems will be considered for the 2019 anthology.
Help will also be given to prepare the final manuscript. Shortlisted poets may be asked to submit the whole collection of up to 36 poems for the editor’s final decision.