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Winter Poetry Competition

Winter Poetry Contest

1st Prize: £500.00

2nd Prize: £300.00

3rd Prize: £200.00

Closing date: 17th November 2017

Entry fee: £3.50 or FREE to Write, Learn and Publish members

Our Winter Poetry Competition is sure to be popular and if you conjure up a little creativity, you could walk away with our top prize of £500. It can be on any aspect of winter, just bring it to life so we can visualise every word.

You have a maximum of 20 lines.

Poems must be previously unpublished.

Do check out all the rules first.


You must be aged 18 or over

Open to writers worldwide.  When paying through PayPal, your currency is automatically converted

Maximum lines: 20

Submissions must be original and previously unpublished

You may enter multiple submissions providing the correct fees are paid

You must enter on or before the closing date

Submissions must be written in English

We welcome imaginative interpretations of the theme

Payment must be made via PayPal and please add the payment reference number to the email. Write, Learn and Publish members should just email their submission to us adding their unique membership number to the subject line of the email.

Submissions must be pasted into the body of the email (unless otherwise specified) and sent to:

[email protected]

Make your payment here – £3.50 by clicking on the PayPal button below. Or, if you wish to enter more than once, change the quantity on the PayPal form. If you are a Write, Learn and Publish member, enter for free. Simply email your submission directly to us.


We will judge, award and publish the results within 12-16 weeks. Entry implies acceptance to these rules.

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