POETRY CONTESTS: LEGITIMATE OR SCAMS?
Hidden among the many sponsors of legitimate literary contests advertised on the Internet lurk those who
care little about literature, its audience, or authors. These organizations and individuals exist solely for profit
through their so-called writing or poetry contests. Often you'll find these "free" poetry contests lavishly
advertised in your local newspaper. Before you consider entering any free on-line literary or writing contest
you can do yourself a favor by checking out the following links: