BYLINES does not post calls for submissions that charge a submission fee. Learn more here.

Sunday, September 29, 2019

Poets Reading the News challenge

web site

Welcome to the Poets Reading the News challenge! Every week, we share a photograph from recent news coverage and writers have six days to submit an original poem. The winning work is published in Poets Reading the News and shared with thousands of readers across our social media, newsletter and literary journal. Good luck!

On Tuesday, Speaker Nancy Pelosi announced an impeachment inquiry of Donald Trump. In her announcement, Pelosi cited "the president’s betrayal of his oath of office, betrayal of our national security and betrayal of the integrity of our elections."

Deadline: October 1, 2019 at 5 pm

Must submit through free Submittable account

Blog Archive