America Media is inviting poets and writers to submit their best poetic verse to this year’s Foley Poetry Contest, gifted in honor of William T. Foley, M.D
The judges welcome well-crafted poetry on any topic, theme, and in any style.
The writer of the best poem will receive a cash prize of $1,000 plus publication in a forthcoming issue of America magazine (est. 1909), the company’s flagship weekly periodical. Three additional writers will also be published.
To enter, submit one original (unpublished) poem, 30 lines or less, via the publisher’s Submittable page.
The judges will announce the winners in June 2017.
Deadline: March 31, 2017. No entry fee.