Must be a member of Utah State Poetry Society at
the time of submission.
Note: non-members interested in joining, see "Join" page of this UTSPS website.
Submit up to four poems for consideration; one copy of each poem with name of poet, city, state (no street address), and awards/publication info. Poems must NOT have been previously published in a UTSPS-sponsored publication. Do not submit submit 1st, 2nd, 3rd place winners of NFSPS June 2016 contest; NFSPS owns publication first-rights, for Encore.
Poems flush-left margins, though editors MAY allow deviation. Each poem must be typed or computer-generated with no more than 30 lines, which includes title, epigraph, blank lines, poet's name/city/state, awards/publication.
Line width: maximum 55 characters, including letters, punctuation, spaces.
Top 3 winners of the 2016 UTSPS $hoot for the Loot category will be published, regardless of length.
Submission Period: June 30 to July 31, 2016.
E-mail preferred; must be received by July 31. Send submissions in Rich Text Format to:
Send regular mail to editor, postmarked by July
7685 Dell Road, Salt Lake City, UT 84121
GUIDELINES MUST be followed exactly, or submission MAY NOT BE CONSIDERED for publication.