2018 Monostich Haiku Contest Closed!

"We shall never understand one another until we reduce the language to seven words."- - 
Kahlil Gibran   (1883-1931)

A monostich is a poem which consists of a single line.


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Guest Adjudicator: John Stevenson is a former president of the Haiku Society of America and former editor of Frogpond. Since 2008 he has served as the managing editor of The Heron's Nest.



GUIDELINES: Only previously unpublished high quality one-line haiku poems not submitted for publication or to any other contest, will be accepted. The appearance of poems in online discussion lists, Twitter, Facebook or personal websites will be considered as previous publication and will not qualify. Please type “Monostich” in subject line of your email to avoid deletion.

Contest Submission Period: April 15, 2018 - July 15, 2018. 

Top Prizes – Grand Prize: $250.00 (US) & Certificate, 2nd Prize: $150.00, 3rd Prize: $50.00

Guest Adjudicator: John Stevenson

Thanks for entering!


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