Chapbook Contest For Women Poets

Finishing Line Press is currently accepting entries for our New Women’s Voices Chapbook Competition.

Open to women who have never before published a full-length book of poems. Last year’s winner was Susan Hogan for Happiness. Please submit 16-26 pages of poetry (one poem per page), title page, bio, acknowledgments, SASE, and $15

entry fee to our new location:

Finishing Line Press

P. O. Box 1626

Georgetown, KY 40324

The winner receives a $100 cash award, publication, ISBN, and 25 copies of her chapbook (or 10% of the pressrun, whichever is greater).

The winner will be No. 31 in the series.

Sample Chapbook $6.00

DEADLINE: January 15, 2005 (Postmark)

In addition to the winning manuscript, up to 10 manuscripts will be selected for publication in the NWV Series–This series is now in its sixth year! The NWV Series includes books by  Kathy Cantley Ackerman, Joyce Sidman, Bonnie

Lyons, and Carol Barrett, among many others!

Source: E-Drum Mailing List at

I’m thinking I might submit my “Goddess Murmurs” manuscript to this…

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