Residents of Whatcom County are invited to submit a poem to be displayed in the future Poem Booth at the downtown Bellingham Co-op. Runner up poems will be posted on our blog.
Poem Submission Guidelines
Please note: We will only consider poems that are submitted according to these guidelines.
Deadline: For consideration, submit one or more poems by midnight on February 15, May 15, August 15 and November 15. Poems are posted on a quarterly basis in March, June, September, and December.
Submit poems to firstname.lastname@example.org
Poem Format: one page maximum per poem, 12 point font, sent as a Word, PDF or Note attachment via email.
Please do not write your name or other recognizable information on your attached poem.
Please do not submit your poems to individual jury members.
Please use our email@example.com address.
No computer? Submit your typed poem with a title and no other identifying information + 1 cover page with the title of the poem, your name, phone and email address. Mail to Poem Booth, c/o Christen Mattix, 1133 Railroad Ave. #218
Runner-up poems will be posted on our blog at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The winning poem will be announced on on the 1st of the month for which the poem is submitted.
Thank you to all of our supports...we really feel the love of the community on every step of this project and it is so inspiring! If you missed out on the campaign and still wish to donate you can still do so HERE. Funds will go to supporting the poets and artists who will be collaborating with us on this project.
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