Ends on September 30, 2017

  • Winner will receive a $300 cash prize, publication, and 25 free copies of the book*, promotion on our website and a reading at one of our venues in Philadelphia. 
  • Submissions accepted from May 1st to September 30th, 2017.
Please submit about 25 pages of material. Individual poems may have been previously published, but the work as a whole must be new. If applicable, please include with your manuscript an acknowledgements page referencing prior publication. 

Simultaneous submissions to other publishers or contests are permitted so long as you promptly notify Moonstone Press if a manuscript is accepted elsewhere. 

Please visit our website www.moonstoneartscenter.org for more information. Mail your manuscript along with a $15 reading fee to Moonstone Arts Center, 110A S. 13th st Philadelphia PA, 19107. Please note that the fee is non-refundable should you decide not to participate. 

*Additional copies may be purchased 

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