Welcome to this round of Where Tanka Prose Grows here at Mandy's Pages. Susan Burch and I welcome you to this friendly challenge. The aim of this challenge is to create awareness about the beauty and intricacies of tanka prose, with the hopes that tanka poets may take that next step to blending tanka with prose / literature to create a lyrical narration.
First Place: USD 20.00 + eCertificate
Dr. Shrikaanth K. Murthy, editor of Blithe Spirits, awards the first place winner with three issues of Blithe Spirits, 2017.
Second Place: eCertificates + two issue of Blithe Spirits (by Dr. Shrikaanth K. Murthy)
Third Place: eCertificates
Contest starts on September 01, 2017 and ends on September 30, 2017
Theme: None / Poet's Choice
Form: Tanka Prose
Entry: Each participant is allowed to submit ONLY ONE entry to “Where Tanka Prose Grows :2017”.
Submissions have to be original and unpublished tanka prose . (Tanka prose shared via social media will not be accepted.)
There will be no entry fee for "Where Tanka Prose Grows :2017" participation.
Subject for the email will be: Where Tanka Prose Grows 2017: Tanka Prose Title (eg: Where Tanka Prose Grows 2017: A Winter's Night)
You will add details such as name and location below your tanka prose in the body of the email.
Please do not send any attachments along with your email. Each tanka prose entry should have a unique title, and be neatly spaced in the body of the email.
We request that you do not disclose your submissions online at public discussions prior to judging.
For more details, contact
Mandy’s Pages Tanka Resources