Poetry Contests

“A Crash Course in Shameless Book Promotion” Tips from Blue Light Press

Blue Light Press provides an easy to read list with great advice on how to shamelessly promote your poetry book or chapbook. Tips include things like:

  • sending out review copies
  • setting up readings
  • publication parties
  • attending open mics
  • having an elevator speech ready

And many more! This is a great list to read if you are sending out manuscripts so you can start planning ahead and building a readership and fan base.

A Crash Course in Shameless Book Promotion

Also, make sure to check out their current chapbook contest. The reading fee is only $10 (much less than many other contests) and the winner receives 25 copies of their chapbook.

Note, they do not accept electronic submissions.

DEADLINE: June 15, 2015

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