Literary Quarterly Poetry Competition (July, 2010).
Poems may be on any subject, any style and MUST NOT have
been previously published, posted to a website or blog.
Poems posted to members-only writing groups for workshop
purposes as part of the creative process are not deemed to
have been previously published.
Maximum 40 lines per poem
£3.00 per poem or £12.00 for 5 poems
The top three poems will receive first publication in the
July 2010 issue (Vol.3 No.4) of Sentinel Literary
Quarterly (SLQ) online.
A total of 15 poems from this competition will be published
in The Sentinel Champions Magazine in November 2010.
25th June, 2010
31st July, 2010 announced in Sentinel Literary Quarterly
Judge: Derek Adams
Sentinel Poetry Movement
POST OR ONLINE
Poems must be in English Language
Author's name and address or any
other identifying mark MUST NOT appear on any of
your poetry pages.
PRINT your Name, Postal Address,
E-mail Address and if you wish, Telephone number on a
plain sheet of paper and place the paper in a sealed
Write "SLQ POETRY JULY 2010" followed by the Title(s)
of your poem(s) on the back of the envelope.
Make cheques or Postal Orders (in
GB£ only) payable to SENTINEL POETRY MOVEMENT.
Send your poems, the envelope with
your name inside, and your entry fee to:
Sentinel Poetry Movement
113 – 115 George Lane
entrants may enter by e-mail and pay entry fees by Paypal.
To enter by this method please follow these steps:
1. Select the option that
matches your entry preference from the paypal drop-down
button below and make the applicable
2. After making your
payment, you will be given a Transaction ID or Receipt
Number by Paypal. Make a note of the Transaction ID.
3. Submit your poems and
a cover note with your Name, Postal Address, Optional
Telephone Number and Titles of your poems to
firstname.lastname@example.org as a Word or rtf attachment. In
the subject line, type SLQ POETRY JULY 2010
Followed by your Transaction ID.
4. You will receive an
acknowledgement of receipt of poems within 48 hours.
Terms & Conditions:
1. You may enter as many
poems as you wish with the appropriate
2. The decision of the judge is final, and no
communication will be entered into. 3. If on the advice of
the judge, the quality of entries is too low to produce
worthy prize winners, or any other legitimate reason beyond
our control arises which may affect a fair completion or
conduct of the competition, we reserve the right to cancel the
competition and refund all entry fees immediately by the
same method we have been paid. 4. If you
would like an acknowledgement of postal entries, please
enclose an SAE marked "acknowledgement". 5. The Judge's Report
will be published alongside the winning poems in SLQ July
2010. This publication is online, if you would like to
receive the Judges' Report in the post, please enclose an
SAE marked "Judges' Report". 6. All prizes won
will be paid inside 30 days of the announcement of the
results. * Online entries must be
received by midnight on the 25th June 2010 E&OE | SLQ