The 16th Annual Blue Lynx Prize (2012)
$2000 plus publication for a full-length poetry collection
The Prize is awarded for an unpublished, full-length volume of poems by a U.S. author, which includes foreign nationals living and writing in the U.S. and U.S. citizens living abroad. Poems included may not have appeared in full-length, single-author collections. Acknowledgments pages and author names may be included, but will be removed prior to final judging.
Entries must be at least 48 pages in length and must be accompanied by a $25 reading fee, the printed and filled out submissions form (link below; note: comment feature doesn’t substitute for the form), and an SASE (for notification only). Please make checks payable to Lynx House Press.
Blue Lynx Prize Submission Checklist:
- Poetry manuscript of 48+ pages
- Check or money order for $25
- Blue Lynx Prize Form (Printed, filled out, and mailed in)
- A self-addressed, stamped envelope
Lynx House Press
P.O. Box 940
Spokane, WA 99210
Postmark deadline: May 15th.
For questions regarding the contest, please contact Christopher Howell.