Thursday, August 20, 2009
Thanks CRWROWPPS for this posting:
Alimentum Poetry Contest is seeking fiction, creative nonfiction, and poetry all around the subject of food. Alimentum is the only literary journal all about food. http://www.alimentumjournal.com/submissions.html
Submissions open September 1, 2009 and closes December 1, 2009. Submit up to 3unpublished poems related to the subject of food or drink. Five-poem limit on poetry submissions. Do not consider previously published work. $15 entry fee which includes a one-year subscription. Snail mail only. First prize $500 and publication for a single poem.
Alimentum Poetry Contest
PO Box 210028
Nashville, TN 37221
Deadline: December, 1, 2009
I don't have a food poem, but I'm reminded of Thomas Lux's "Refrigerator, 1957"
which I think is an amazing poem. I'm really tempted to write a poem for Nutella.