Poetry Contest for Cozy Mystery Fans
Cozy Cat Press Offers Authors Cash Prizes for Best Original Poems
By: Cozy Cat Press
Entrants who submit a mystery-themed poem will have the chance to win cash prizes, illustrations inspired by their work, and publication.
Prizes will include, for 1st place: $100, publication, and a guaranteed illustration, for 2nd place: $50, publication, and a guaranteed illustration, for 3rd place: $25, publication, and a guaranteed illustration. All winners will receive publication in Cozy Cat Press's poetry anthology and a free ebook download of the book.
Submissions must be sent to: cozycatpresspoetry@
Poems must follow the theme of "mystery." There should be no graphic sex or violence in the poems. Submissions must be in a readable serif with 10-12 pt. font. Poems may not exceed two pages in length. Poems may not have been previously published. Submissions must be sent in a word document. Applicants may submit up to three poems—these must all be in the same word document. Applicants must include their name and email for contact. Subject line must read: "Cozy Cat 2019 Poetry Contest Submission."
Cozy Cat Press retains first serial rights which will be returned to the author upon publication. Entries not following these rules will be automatically disqualified without notice.