General Submissions

Prefer modern prose poetry, expressive images, recounted moments, not too wordy, but all tucked tenderly, tightly inside.  Length should not exceed one page and no more than 3 poems submitted at a time.  Previously published poems should own all rights and give credit to publication where appeared. Editor response time approximately 6 weeks.

Pay: Complimentary copy if published.

One issue printed per year if all possible.

Email Submissions acceptable:  nostalgiapress@gmail.com

Or Mail to: 

Connie Martin, Editor - Nostalgia Press, 115 Randazzo Court, Elloree, SC 29047

Returned if SASE included.

CASH AWARDS PAID By HEART POETRY AWARD

Contest Guidelines Announced on website and literary publications

Next anticipated Contest, Spring 2018

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WINNER!!

HEART POETRY AWARD

$500

& Publication Fall 2017, HEART 12

                                                        "This Moment"

                                                                      by

                                                         Kerri Davidson

                                                          New York, NY

Honorable Mentions & Publication HEART 12

*Jerry Bruno – Warm Springs, OR

               Love Poem #152: A Song

*Kerri Davidson – New York, NY

              Beginnings

*Cynthia McCain – Corallis, OR

              At the road’s end

*Jonathan Greenhause – Jersey City, NJ

              There’s a fine line

*Ruth Hill – British Columbia, Canada

              Spilled Milk

*Eric Machan Howd – Ithaca, NY

              Hotel Mirrors

              Edison’s Electric Pen Vibrating

*Richard Eric Johnson – Arlington, VA

              Blue Ridge Mountain Song

*Judith Bader Jones – Fairway, KS

              My Father’s Oversized Portrait

*Louise Kantro – Modesto, CA                        

               On a Cold Winter Day

*Stephen J. Kudless – Staten Island, NY

              In the Country House

              Cardiology

             Ashes

                                 21 poets entered 65 poems. Entry reserved a copy of Heart #12, Fall 2017.

Expected publication by end of September 2017.

                                                                              Thanks for your participation!

 

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