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Tuesday, March 10, 2009

Marketplace

WERGLE FLOMP HUMOR
POETRY CONTEST - LAST CALL!

(no fee)

8th annual free contest with a special twist. Fifteen cash prizes totaling $3,336.40.
Top prize $1,359.

Submit one poem by April 1 deadline. No entry fee. Winning entries published online.
Judge: Jendi Reiter.

Sponsored by Winning Writers.
Winning Writers is proud to be one of "101 Best Websites for Writers" (Writer's Digest, 2005-2008).

Guidelines and online submission at
http://www.winningwriters.com/wergle

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3rd Annual Buffalo Small Press Book Fair,

March 21, 2009 - Karpeles Manuscript Library Museum,
453 Porter Avenue,
Buffalo, NY.

Event is free and open to the public and brings authors, booksellers, small presses, poets, etc. together.

http://www.buffalosmallpress.org/about/

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http://www.altruisticword.com/the_ALTRUIST/Welcome.html

New publication accepting poetry, short fiction subs, etc. Payment is publication. Submit via email as a .doc (Microsoft Word) attachment. Submit up to 6 poems per submission.
Do not submit a new submission until hearing about your original sub. Sim subs okay with notification. No previously published works accepted. Takes FNASR. Author holds rights and copyright after works are published. Include genre of work submitted and short bio with submission. Also indicate if your sub is a sim sub. No reading fee.

Email submissions to:
thealtruisticword@gmail.com

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Robert Frost International Poetry Contest,

Adult Poetry Contest 1st prize = $150, 2nd Prize = $75, 3rd Prize = $50, 2 honorable mentions. Entry fee = $10 per poem.
Submit previously unpublished work.

Any style or theme. 40 lines max. Submit typed poems. Submit 2 copies of each poem with name and contact info on only 1 copy of the poem. Make checks payable to Key West Robert Frost Poetry Festival.
Mail entries to: Robert Frost Poetry
Festival, Heritage House Museum,
410 Caroline St., Key West FL 33040.

http://www.robertfrostpoetryfestival.com/contest. htm

Deadline: March 23, 2009

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