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EOL Poetry Contest 2011-2012

  • First Prize:  $100
  • Second Prize:  $50
  • Third Prize:  A Book of Poetry 

Entries accepted November 15st, 2011 through January 31st, 2012.  Winners announced in February, 2012.  See contest rules below: 

Entry fee:  $1 per poem, payable in U.S. Dollars via PayPal 

  •  Submit up to 5 poems
  •  Poems can be any style, no more than 400 words
  •  Poems must be original, previously unpublished
  • Submit online by email to tomr@rubecom.us  Paste your poem(s) into the body of the email.  Type “Contest Entry” in the subject line.  NO ATTACHMENTS.  All submissions with attachments will be deleted.  Make sure you can be identified so that we will know you when you pay.  
  • After you send your poem(s), use the PayPal shopping cart below to pay your entry fee.  

Select Correct Number of Poems Submitted


Additional rules:  

  • No poems submitted to this competition will be returned
  • No entries will be accepted before 11.15.2011 or after 1.31.2012
  • No entries will be accepted without payment
  • No entries will be accepted by mail.  Online only.  
  • No entry fees will be refunded.  


The winning poets will be published at Eye On Life Online Magazine.  Honorable mentions may be given as well.  

Other prizes may be announced.  If you would like to donate a prize to the Eye On Life Poetry Contest or would like to help with judging, please email tomr@rubecom.us