Poem of Hope
live in a world where hope often seems to be in
short supply. For the New Year, Musehouse is calling
for original poetry that will inspire hope and transcend
us one to three unpublished poems of a maximum of
25 lines each that have a powerful message, metaphor
or image of rebirth, optimism or possibility.
The winning poem will be printed on a beautiful
four-color poster with artwork by Philadelphia artist
Anthe. The winning poet will receive $200 and 5
copies of the poster.
for the contest are Philadelphia-area poets Theresa
Leo and Joanne Leva and the artist Anthe.
Please send your poem(s) with name, address, phone
and email in upper right-hand corner, along with
the $10 reading fee by check or money order, payable
to Musehouse, to:
Poem of Hope Contest
7924 Germantown Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19118
All entries must be postmarked by March 1,
The winner will be notified by April 1, 2012.