RUMINATE Magazine is accepting up to two previously unpublished poems per entry of no more than forty lines each for the 2017 Janet B. McCabe Poetry Prize through midnight on May 15. A blind panel of readers will select fifteen poems as finalists, and acclaimed poet Shane McCrae will select the winning entry. A prize of $1,500 will be awarded to the first place winner, and $200 will be awarded to the second place winner. The entry fee is $20 and includes a copy of the magazine.
RUMINATE is a quarterly Christian literary and arts journal of short stories, poetry, creative nonfiction, and visual art “that speaks to the existence of our daily lives while nudging us toward a greater hope.” For more information or to submit, visit the website at https://www.ruminatemagazine.com/pages/poetry-prize.