Top Five Love Poetry Contests

If you are looking for a fun contest to submit your poetry to, you're in luck. There are some great love poetry contests that are still open that want to feature your work. Here is a list of five of those contests, and hopefully there will be something that will catch your attention! 1. BLAZE—Free to Enter Best Love Poetry Contest by the NY Literary Magazine
This contest is open to all kinds of love poetry, as long as it is a meaningful and emotional poem. It is also open to any age, nationality or gender. Writers also can submit up to 5 poems to this contest, and the best part is that it is free to enter! Frist prize is publication in both print and digital poetry magazine and award seals. The deadline is December 1st, 2017.

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2. 31st Biannual Poetry Card Contest by Blue Mountain Arts
Blue Mountain Arts is looking for any poetry that discusses real emotions that you may have about a person or place. Anyone is welcome to submit to their contest, and writers can submit as many poems as they like. This contest is also free to enter and first place will win $350. Second place will win $200, and third place gets $100. In addition, they will also be published on their website. The deadline is December 31st, 2017.

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3. Love Poem Poetry Contest by FanStory
This contest is looking for any kind of poetry dealing with love. It can be real or fictional, it can be funny or it can be sad, as long as it is a love poem. This contest is also free to enter. The winner will get $100, and all writers will receive feedback on their submissions. The deadline is October 22nd, 2017.

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4. Poetry Contest by Love Poems and Quotes
This is a monthly contest in which writer may submit their love poems. The theme is positive, romantic love poetry that will leave readers feeling happy after reading it. This free to enter contest wants feel-good poems. The prize is publication to the website as well as promotion in their monthly newsletter. The deadline is the end of every month. Winners are picked at the start of the month based on previous month’s submissions.

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5. Romantic Poetry Writing Contest by Franklin Arts Institute Grant
The Franklin Arts Institute and Writers Views are hosting a love poetry contest. Writers can submit any kind of poetry as long as it is between 500 and 2,500 words. Writers can only submit one poem, and that poem must be an original work, by an amateur writer. This contest is free to enter, and first place gets $1,000 and an offer for a paid writing internship with the Franklin Arts Institute. Second place will get $500, and third place will receive $200. The contest will start on August 20th, 2017 and runs until February 1st, 2018.

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By: Anahita Padmanabhan

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