(Dream Quest One Poetry and
Writing Contest - WINTER 2014 - 2015)
Postmark deadline is December 31, 2014
Summer 2014 is now closed! There were scores of excellent poems and short stories entered in this unique dual competition.
All Poetry Contest and Writing Contest entries are now being processed for the reading/judging phase by our Dare to Dream
Masters selection committee. All Summer 2014 competition winners will be notified, announced and published online in the
'Dare to Dream' pages, on October 5, 2014. Stay tuned for contest news and updates! We are now accepting poems and
short stories in our Winter 2014 - 2015 competition. Enter Now! for a chance to win cash prizes totaling $1275.00. Visit
our 'Official Rules' page for details on how to enter. Wishing you much success in all of your endeavors in poetry
and writing. ~Andre L. West, Editor
*All poems must be 30 lines or fewer, must be neatly hand printed or typed, using single or double line
spacing, on any subject or theme. Remember, the title(s) of your poem(s) do not count as lines. All entries must be original
*All short stories may be on any subject or theme. For
example, any fiction, non-fiction, essays, diary, screenwriting 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. All entries must be original works.
may submit multiple and simultaneous entries to both the poetry contest and the writing contest.
The entry fee is $5.00 per poem. The entry fee is $10.00 per short story.
All Winter 2014 - 2015 contest winners will be notified, announced and published online
in the Dare to Dream pages on February 25, 2015.
If sending entry fees via mail, Dreamquestone.Com accepts cash, money orders, cashiers checks and personal
checks. All fees must be paid in the form of US dollars. Combined payments are accepted (multiple entries, multiple
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. 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.
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.