A prize of $1,000 and publication by Green Linden Press is given annually for an innovative book of poetry “that challenges expectations of genre, form, or mode while engaging the rich possibilities of lyrical expression.” Christopher Nelson will judge. Submit a manuscript of at least 48 pages with a $25 entry fee by November 30. All finalists are considered for publication. Visit the website for complete guidelines.
Green Linden Press, Wishing Jewel Prize, 208 Broad Street South, Grinnell, IA 50112. (641) 260-6452. Christopher Nelson, Publisher and Editor.