Deadline 1st Oct


Cornwall Contemporary Poetry Festival Open
Poetry Competition

1st prize: £600 2nd prize: £150 3rd prize: £50

Judge: Anne-Marie Fyfe

Entry fee: £6 per poem, £3 per poem thereafter

Closing date: 1 October, 2018

Anne-Marie Fyfe’s collections include Late Crossing (1999), Tickets from a Blank Window (2002), The Ghost Twin (2005), Understudies (2010) and House of Small Absences(2015). She has read throughout the world at festivals and events and on BBC radio and television. The founder of Coffee House Poetry at the Troubadour, she also runs a range of poetry workshops and classes for writers and aspiring writers. Anne-Marie is a former Chair of the Poetry Society (2006-2009).

Full competition information can be found on the Cornwall Contemporary Poetry Festival website: