"There is more treasure in books than in all the pirate's loot on Treasure Island." - Walt Disney

Monday, May 16, 2022

Annual Faust Sonnet Contest Deadline Fast Approaching

The "Faust Sonnet Contest" is now accepting submissions.

There is no entry fee, and the sonnets may be written in Shakespearean, Petrarchan, Spenserian, or non-traditional form. Only previously unpublished sonnets are eligible. 

Each entrant may submit one to three sonnets, maximum, with sonnets to be received no later than June 1, 2022. Cash prizes total $2,000.  When you visit the site, you can review the winning entries from the last few years. For more information, visit http://www.sonnetcontest.org/

Not sure how to write a sonnet? Try reviewing these guidelines, tips, and examples: http://examples.yourdictionary.com/sonnet-examples.html

Have you ever written a sonnet? Does this seem like something you might want to try?


Alex J. Cavanaugh said...

Not good with sonnets but the prizes are sure good.

Elis said...

This is a cool competition and very funny, last year we went to car rental colorado under 25 and I really liked it. It is a pity that this year did not work out, because we went on vacation to another country.