You are here


Second Light Competition for Long and Short Poems by Women

The Second Light Poetry Competition is now open for entries of long (over 50 lines) and short poems (up to 50 lines) on any subject, written by women. Entries must be the unaided work of the writer and must not have been previously published unless in a magazine only.

£300 for 1st in each category
2nd & 3rd prizes overall, £150 & £75.

Hannah Lowe.

Closing date
Fri 6 Aug 2021
Entry fee
Long poems: £6 each | Short poems: £4 per poem | £9 for 3 | £14 for 8 | One free entry to Second Light members