BE PART OF A WORLD RECORD FOR NATIONAL POETRY MONTH & more local events!

NATIONAL POETRY MONTH – CONTEST INFO FOR WORLD RECORD!

Commaful, the on-line writer’s community I posted about in August 2017, is attempting a GUINNESS WORLD RECORD for the LARGEST POETRY CONTEST IN THE WORLD! They are attempting to beat the current world record for most poems submitted in a contest. Currently, the record amount of submissions is: 22,703. That’s a lot, right? Well – it’s time to break that record!

Here’s the blurb from Commaful: Come set a world record during World Poetry Month! Commaful is hosting a poetry contest that has been approved by the Guinness Book of World Records to attempt the record for the world’s largest poetry contest. Every entrant will be listed on the contest page after the record is broken and the winning poems will be showcased as well! Your poem could be part of history! Submit your poem here.

Here are the rules:

SUBMISSION TIMELINE: April 5th 2018, 12:00 am ~ September 5th 2018, 11:59 pm (your time zone)

Rules

😀 Poems must be appropriate for audiences under 18.

🌄 Any poem with graphic themes will be disqualified.

❗ To submit, you MUST have a commaful account. Accounts will be checked to make sure they are a unique individual.

🙌 Please submit by using the tag: world record poetry. Only entries with this tag will be considered.

🖊 Each person can only submit ONE poem. No exceptions!

Be sure to share your submission to this World Record possibility on social media!
*This is not a paid advertisement. This is a poet sharing cool information with other poets.*

DON’T MISS THESE UPCOMING LOCAL POETRY EVENTS!

BOOK LAUNCH @ BIBLIOASIS
DANI COUTURE w/ James L Brock – BOOK LAUNCH AT BIBLIOASIS
FRIDAY, APRIL 13, 2018 @ BIBLIOASIS @ 7pm
WINDSOR SMALL PRESS BOOK FAIR presented by Zed Press
SATURDAY, APRIL 14, 2018 @ THE GREEN BEAN CAFE
11am – 4pm
Featuring loads of writers and presses! Come on out and buy books, meet authors, meet publishers!
WINDSOR POETRY SLAM – HAIKU DEATH MATCH!
TUESDAY, APRIL 24TH, 2018 @ PHOG @ 8PM
SUPPORT YOUR LOCAL WRITERS! #NPM2018
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