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CAA Niagara announces The Saving Bannister's 28th ANNUAL POETRY ANTHOLOGY CONTEST

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From our friends at the Canadian Authors Association:

The Niagara Branch of the Canadian Authors Association is holding its 28th Annual Poetry Anthology Contest for residents of Ontario. The award for first prize is $200 and publication in The Saving Bannister magazine. Second and third prizes are $100 and $50 respectively, as well as publication. The deadline for entries is May 31, 2013.

Complete contest rules are described below.

For more information about the Niagara Branch of the CAA, visit their Literary Landmark.

Entries must be in English, previously unpublished and not submitted for consideration elsewhere. Print should be black in 12 pt. Times New Roman on 8.5 x 11inch white bond paper, one side only, one poem per page. Line lengths exceeding 44 characters may be broken at the discretion of the committee. No poems over 2 pages will be accepted. Poems running to two pages require a title and page number at the top of each page. Your name, address, telephone number, e-mail address and titles of your poem(s) must appear on a separate title page only. Number of entries is unlimited, but no more than six poems from one poet will be included in the anthology.

Include with your entry:
(1) your poem(s)
(2) a cover page
(3) a cheque or money order: $15 for up to three poems and $4 for each additional poem, payable to Canadian Authors Association - Niagara Branch.

Mail your entry to

Canadian Authors Association ? Niagara Branch,
Poetry Anthology contest,
P.O. Box 1512
4 Queen Street
St. Catharines, ON L2R 5G3

Please indicate where you heard about our contest. Submissions will not be returned. However poets without internet access may include a SASE for replies. Only poets included in the anthology will be notified. Contest results will be posted on the website.

By entering the contest, you agree to give the CAA-Niagara Branch first rights to publish your poem in The Saving Bannister.

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