Hello and welcome to Dream Quest One Poetry and Writing Contest! This poetry contest and writing contest is open to everyone and international. We are excited about showcasing the creative writing and poetic talent, skill and ability of all poets and writers. We hope that you have inspiration to display the beauty and art of writing short stories and poems for the entire world to see your “gift of a dream.”
Writing Contest entries may be written on a maximum of (5) pages, either neatly handwritten or typed, single or double line spacing, on any subject or theme.
Poetry Contest entries may be written on any subject or theme. All poems must be 30 lines or fewer and either neatly handwritten or typed, single or double line spacing.
Please read the Official Rules for complete guidelines.
*Postmark deadline is January 16, 2014
The Mission of Dream Quest One Poetry & Writing Contest is to inspire, motivate and encourage anyone having the desire or love of poetry and writing, to continue doing so without fear of failure or success! Remember, in whatever you do, “it’s okay to dream,” for dreams do come true…
First Place… $250.00
Second Place… $125.00
Third Place… $50.00
First Place… $500.00
Second Place… $250.00
Third Place… $100.00
There is a $10.00 (US dollars) entry fee per short story submitted and a $5.00 (US dollars) entry fee per poem submitted.
Contestants may enter via PayPal or through the mail. An entry form is also available in the Enter Now section.
Click on the links below to the read all Dream Quest One Poetry & Writing Contest -SUMMER 2013 winning poems and short stories in the Dare to Dream pages:
First Poetry Prize: “DAY OF THE LORD” (Ode to Satan) by Nan Beeson of Granada Hills, California, USA
Second Poetry Prize: “Creek Water Runs” by Joel Murphy of York, Pennsylvania, USA
Third Poetry Prize: Micaela Ruiz Camauer of Ciudad de Buenos Aires, Argentina
First Writing Prize: DADDY PAINTED RAINBOWS by Kate Howard of Carlotta, California, USA
Second Writing Prize: ~Just Plane Terrified~ by Lester Colodny of Fairfield, Connecticut, USA
Third Writing Prize: “5/23/2013″ by Devin Brooks of Severn, Maryland
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