Poetry Contest 2024


  • Entries must be made before midnight on February 28, 2024.
  • There is no minimum or maximum word count. Entries must be typed and previously unpublished. Paid contributors to SFR in the last year are not eligible. There is no limit on the number of entries per poet, but each entry should be a single poem.
  • Winners will be published in SFR and at, along with a photograph and biographical statement about the author.
  • Questions? Contact Julie Ann Grimm at 988-7530 or

Looking Ahead: 2024 Contest Dates

  • See the Photo Contest winners at the Violet Crown on Feb. 22 at 6pm.
  • Submit your favorite Food Fotos in March.
  • Draw, paint, doodle and sketch for the Illustrators' Cup from June 1-25.
  • Writing Contest submissions begin Oct. 1.