The 18th Annual Emily Pestana-Mason Memorial Poetry Contest is now accepting entries. Th contest is open to current East Georgia State College students. The winning poems will be published in the Wiregrass 2022 publication. The first-place poem winner will receive $100, second place will receive $50, and third place will receive $25.
Participants are allowed to turn in up to five poems for judging. Poems must be typed in 12-point Times New Roman font and no more than 50 lines per poem. To submit a poem, email a Word document to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please do not send Google documents or links to documents. Submissions should be labeled “EPM Poetry Contest” and indicate if you want your contest submission submitted to the Wiregrass.
The deadline for entries is Friday, November 30, 2021!