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Announcing the tenth annual Littoral Press Poetry Prize

First place: 50 letterpress-printed broadsides of the winning poem. Three honorable mentions: earlier Littoral Press broadsides.

$10 entry fee for one poem, $5 each additional (may be previously published). Maximum length: 30 lines. Mail check & poems to 622 26th Street, Richmond, CA 94804, postmarked by 8/15/17. Include a separate cover sheet with your contact info & title(s); do not put your name on the poems. No information regarding your previous publications is needed. Poems will not be returned, so no need for a SASE. Final judge: Judy Halebsky. Results will be announced at by 9/30/17, and the winning entries will be posted.

About the judge:
Judy Halebsky is the author of the poetry collections Sky=Empty, Tree Line and the chapbook Space/Gap/Interval/Distance. Fellowships from the MacDowell Colony, the Millay Colony, and the Vermont Studio Center have supported her work. Her passions include the Moth-style storytelling and walking as a day-long activity. She teaches at Dominican University of California and lives in Oakland. She is currently working on a new manuscript called Sky of Wu and planning to walk the 88 temples of Shikoku.