TRAVELERS REST, SC: The Travelers Rest Artists Alliance and Wits End Poetry announce the first annual “Poetic Journeys” Poetry Prize as part of the 2016 Art on the Trail Festival held in Trailblazer Park October 21-22 spearheaded by Kimberly Simms. The Art on the Trail Festival is held annually in October in Travelers Rest and features Fine Arts, Fiber Arts, Sculpture, Photography, Live Music and Performers, Poetry, Children's activities and More! Winners will be announced by October 12th.
- Submit 3 to 5 poems in any style or length on the theme Mountains on my Mind.
- Submit poems as word documents or pdf.
- Include a cover letter with your biography, city of residence, and if needed - explanation of how your poem connects to the theme, "The Mountains on my Mind."
- Please put your name, address, and email on your group of poems then submit them as one document.
- FEES: Free (no contest fee) to early birds who submit before September 1st. After September 1st, there will be a $4 reading fee.