Do you have a passion for poetry? The 14th Annual Illinois Emerging Writers Competition is now open. All contestants must be Illinois residents and 18 years of age or over.
Winners receive the Gwendolyn Brooks Poetry Award, and there is a cash prize for first, second, and third place. Entry forms, eligibility requirements, and further information can be found at: http://cyberdriveillinois.com/departments/library/center_for_the_book/.