Deadline: December 1, 2022

Entry fee: $25

About the competition

Meadowlark Press created The Birdy Poetry Prize to celebrate the voices of this era

Meadowlark Books is an independent publisher, born of a desire to produce high-quality books for print and electronic delivery. Our goal is to create a network and system of support for today’s independent author. Our service is to ensure that the stories we love and believe in are presented to readers in a manner that enhances an author’s work.

Competition guidelines

  • All entries will be considered for standard Meadowlark Press publishing contract offers, as well.  
  • Full-length poetry manuscripts (55 page minimum, 90+ pages preferred) will be considered. Poems may be previously published in journals and/or anthologies, but not in full-length, single-author volumes. Poets are eligible to enter, regardless of publishing history. 
  • The author’s name should not appear anywhere on the document.
  • Do NOT include publication credits or lists of previously published work.  
  • Title of collection
  • Any section or division headings, if desired
  • All poems to be included in the collection
  • Submit your poetry here.
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