Tuesday, 5 March 2019

Sentinel Literary Quarterly Poetry Competition (May 2019)


We are now accepting entries for the Sentinel Literary Quarterly Poetry Competition  (May 2019) to be judged by Terry Jones.
This competition is for original, previously unpublished poems in English Language, on any subject, in any style, up to 50 lines long (excluding title).
First prize: £250.00
Second prize: £100.00
Third prize: £50.00
High commendation: 3 x £30.00
Commendation: 3 x £15.00
Special Mentions: 3 x SLQ Magazine paperback
All winning, commended and specially mentioned poems will be published in the July – September Sentinel Literary Quarterly magazine

For full terms, to enter online now or download Entry Form for postal entry visit our competition page http://www.sentinelquarterly.com/competitions/poetry/index.htm.

Friday, 15 February 2019

Closing 28-Feb-2019 | Sentinel Literary Quarterly Poetry Competition - international, open, poetry contest

Sentinel Literary Quarterly Poetry Competition - international, open, poetry contest

Tuesday, 1 January 2019

Sentinel Poetry Book Competition 2018 Shortlist announced


We are pleased to announce the shortlisted collections in the Sentinel Poetry Book Competition 2018 judged by Noel Williams.

In no particular order the shortlisted collections are:

Poetry After Auschwitz by Dan Evans
The Lost Saints by Gabe Hardy
A Bluebottle in Late October by Charles Hugo
Mock Orange by J Pater
Watching the Door by M. Scarf

The shortlisted poets will now submit their full collections for Stage 2 of the competition by the 31st January 2019.  
Critical Feedback
Poets who entered the competition, but their collections have not been shortlisted, may request a critical feedback on their work from the judge. There is a fee of £20.00 for this in-depth feedback on the 20 pages of poetry submitted. Different terms apply if a poet wishes to receive feedback on a full collection. Send all enquiries for feedback to competitions@sentinelpoetry.org.uk