Open Poetry Competition 2021


23:59 - 15 January 2022

They’re magic words, Your Choice. They invite you into a treasure store of possibilities for poems, and tell you to revel in them until you’ve had your fill. And then you can take away the most exciting treasure of the lot, polish it, process it, and win the Writing Magazine open competition with it.

Submit your very best, any theme or style, up to 40 lines, by 15 January 2022


The winner will receive £100, with £50 for the runner-up. Both poems will be published in Writing Magazine

Standard Rate
£ 7.50
Subscriber Rate
£ 5.00