Dream Quest One Poetry and Writing Contest
WINTER 2016 - 2017
deadline is JANUARY 31, 2017
*All poems must be 30 lines or fewer, must be neatly hand printed or typed,
using single or double line spacing, on any subject, theme, form, or style. Remember, the title(s) of your poem(s) do
not count as lines. All entries must be original works.
short stories may be on any subject or theme. For example, any fiction, non-fiction, creative nonfiction stories, essays,
short screenplays, diary, blog and journal entries are accepted. Contestants will enter their short stories neatly hand
printed or typed, using single or double line spacing, within a maximum of (5) pages or less. NO WORD COUNT. All
entries must be original works.
You may submit multiple and simultaneous
entries to both the poetry contest and the writing contest.
entry fee is $5.00 per poem. The entry fee is $10.00 per short story.
All Winter 2016 - 2017 contest winners will be notified and published online in the
Dare to Dream pages, on March 26, 2017.
If sending entry fees via mail, Dreamquestone.Com accepts cash, money orders,
cashier's checks and personal checks. All fees must be paid in the form of US currency dollars. Combined payments
are accepted (multiple entries, multiple contests).
Mail In Payment to:
Dream Quest One
Poetry & Writing Contest
P.O. Box 3141
1. Print out
the entry form after clicking the mail-in button above.
Fill out the entry form with your current and accurate information.
Include story(ies)/poem(s) - Contest entries must be either neatly hand printed or typed and submitted with the poet's
or writer's name, address, phone# and email address (if applicable) in the upper left-hand corner of your work.
4. Include payment of $5.00 for each poem entered. Include payment of $10.00 for each short story
entered. Send an (S.A.S.E) self-addressed stamped envelope for entry receipt.
5. Multiple and simultaneous entries into both poetry and writing
contest are accepted. 6. Make personal checks, cashier's checks,
and money orders payable to "DREAMQUESTONE.COM". Cash is accepted but sent at your own risk.
Instructions for Electronic Entries:
1. Please click on the PayPal links below
to enter a contest. PayPal entry fee payment(s) must be made before submitting your poetry and writing contest entries.
2. The entry fee of $7.00 for each
poem and $12.00 for each short story submission will be entered. (Note: Electronic submissions required a two dollar ($2.00)
transaction fee to be included with the entry fee). After completing the transaction, send your poems and short stories
electronically by email to the following address:
Entries sent electronically must be sent as email attachments in a word processing document such as Microsoft Word, Microsoft
Notepad, Word Perfect, Open Office Document. Poetry Contest Entry or Writing Contest Entry must be typed in the
subject line of the email. The information requested on the entry form can be either included in the Word document or
typed into the attached email. If included in the Word document, entry form information should be on the first page.
The entry must be on a separate page from the entry form information.
4. Multiple and simultaneous
entries into both poetry and writing contest are accepted.
Important Notice: Entrants cannot send payment by mail and submit electronically.
Either both payment and entry must be sent by mail or both must be sent electronically.