John Milton Annual Celebration of
Poets and Poetry Prize
The organizers of the John Milton Annual Celebration
of Poets and Poetry are pleased to announce the
festival’s inaugural poetry contest. The competition is
open to residents of the Delmarva Peninsula (including
New Castle County, Delaware) and the winning poet
will be invited to read at the John Milton poetry festival
held in Milton, Delaware, December 5, 2009, and their
poem will be published in The Broadkill Review. There
will be three runners-up.
Submissions will be accepted from September 1
2009 until October 15, 2009. Entries must be received
by the closing date. Include a cover page with name,
address, phone number, email address and the titles of
the poems submitted. Submit up to three previously
unpublished poems, one poem to a page. Do not put
the author’s name on the poems.
Mail entries to: Gary
Hanna, 143 Riverview Drive, Dagsboro, DE 19939.
For questions or further information, email lindablaskey@
aol.com with “poetry contest” in the subject
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