For its 15th year, the Blue Lynx Prize is returning to Lynx House Press.
The Prize is awarded for an unpublished, full-length volume of poems by a U.S. author, which includes foreign nationals living and writing in the U.S. and U.S. citizens living abroad.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 submissions form (link below), 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 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.