The Enoch Pratt Free Library Poetry Contest is open to Maryland residents age 18 or older.
Maryland poets, this free contest is for you!
The poetry contest is over for 2020. Contest rules and details for 2021 will be posted here in the winter of 2020.
2020 Poetry Contest winner: Dave Eberhardt
- Read our interview with the poet on the Library blog: part one and part two
- Read a Q&A with Dave Eberhardt, 2020 poetry contest winner, on Little Patuxent Review's blog
Previous winning poemsInterested in past winners? Check out the poems that won in previous years. (PDF)
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