Accents Publishing is happy to announce its 2010 Poetry Chapbook Contest. Two winners will be selected one by an independent judge, Richard Taylor, and one by the Senior Editor and founder of Accents Publishing, Katerina Stoykova-Klemer.
Each winner will have his/her submission published as a perfect-bound chapbook and will receive 50 free copies, along with a $150 cash prize. Additionally, the winners will be invited for a featured reading at a book premiere celebration event. All contest entries will be considered for regular publication with Accents Publishing, as well. For details please visit http://www.accents-publishing.com/
Umbrella: A Journal of Poetry and Kindred Prose, published by Kate Bernadette Benedict, has just uploaded its spring-summer 2010 edition. Along with poems on general subjects, the issue features poems of "gall." Umbrella will be reading light-hearted poems for its Bumbershoot annual until July 15; more info on the Guidelines page. http://www.umbrellajournal.com/
CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS
Exot Books, a high-quality chapbook press in New York City,
is publishing an anthology of sonnets in 2010. Submit as
many sonnets as you like to the editor, Mary Meriam, at
sonnetexot-at-gmail-dot-com. Previously published is OK. The
deadline for submissions is June 1, 2010.