jmww Poetry Chapbook Contest, 6/4/13 to 10/1/13

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We are now welcoming submissions for our inaugural poetry chapbook contest, to be judged by Oliver de la Paz. The winning poet will receive $500, plus publication and 5 letterpress-cover copies of the chapbook.

Deadline: October 1, 2013; Entry fee: $15.

For guidelines, submission information, and to submit, please visit our submission manager ( The contest begins Friday, June 14, 2013. Good luck, and thanks for supporting jmww and our writers!


Oliver de la Paz is the author of four books of poetry: Names Above Houses, Furious Lullaby, Requiem for the Orchard, and the forthcoming Post Subject: A Fable. He is the co-editor of A Face to Meet the Faces: An Anthology of Persona Poetry, is co-chair of the advisory board, and serves on the Association of Writers & Writing Programs board. He teaches creative writing at Western Washington University.