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Poetry Contests for Money

Author: Khushi Saxena
by Khushi Saxena
Posted: Jul 14, 2020

Poetry contests for money are contests that have a cash prize for the winner or winners. These contests can be free to enter or charge you a fee to enter.

Poets from all around the world enter poetry contests for money. Poets who are more serious about writing poetry and want to improve their status as a writer are often the ones who look for them. Most contests usually have one winner and the prize money amount often depends on how many poems the host expects to be entered into the contest. The prize money can also be the determined by how long the contest will be open for entry, how well the contest will be promoted and sponsorship money.

If you are a poet looking to enter poetry contests for money beware of scams. These scams are almost always designed to get your money. Some request a fee from you to enter. Once so many people have entered the host will then judge the poems. This can be seen as a scam because the contest is setup to only make money. The judgment of these types of contests should not be trusted. shel silverstein poems Other scams are set up for you to enter for free. In exchange for you entering their contest they often ask for personal information such as your full name and home address. A good way to find out whether a contest is legit or a scam is to do a search on it. Asking about it on a forum or asking people familiar with the website are also good ways to find out if it's a scam or not.

Some people view the word urban as a site that looks urban. When poets write urban poetry in this form it usually comes out as a short fictional story. These poems are often very detailed written and mysterious. Reads are often amazed with the use of words and scene descriptions in these poems.

There is an expression that death and taxes are the only certain things in life. The human family is united in their common mortality, and the death of one person usually brings a large extended family together. Poetry also has the power to unite people. William Wordsworth wrote that regardless of differences in language, laws, and customs, poetry has the ability to unite everyone on the earth and throughout time. It is easy to see why so many suffering people find poetry to be an indispensable component of the grieving process.

The majority of poets that write urban poetry are most often black people. African American poets in America often use this form of creative writing as a way to describe things they've been through in their life. Their poetry can describe how they view their life and the world around them. Writing poems often helps these poets express how they felt during those times in their life and it can help them overcome those life moments. While urban poetry is not little black people or minorities it's often viewed as most used by them.

As long as poetry is around there will most likely be poetry contests for money. Sometimes it can be difficult to find them but they are out there. Winning a poetry contest is something most if not all poets would like to achieve.

About the Author

Khushi is a highly passionate writer, who loves creating an imaginary world with his writings. Business Development Consultant, Strategist, Blogger, Traveller, Motivational Writer & Speaker.

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