Red Dragonfly Press looks to publish poetry that is well crafted, rich in imagery, and strong in political, rural, environmental, and communal themes.

  Size limit: 45-85 pages

  Red Dragonfly Press will award The David Martinson - Meadowhawk Prize for an unpublished collection of poems by an author who has not previously been published by the press. The chosen poet will receive a $300 cash award, book publication, and ten copies.

  All manuscripts should include a title page that includes name, table of contents, acknowledgments, and brief bio and should be formatted in a 12pt serif font such as Garamond or Times New Roman.

  Simultaneous submissions are acceptable. If accepted elsewhere please withdraw your manuscript on Submittable immediately.

  No geographical restrictions.

Submissions accepted April 1st through October 31st. The 2018 deadline for this prize is October 31st.

 

  Size limit: 18-24 pages

  Red Dragonfly Press will award The Emergence Chapbook Series Prize for an unpublished collection of poems by a previously unpublished author. The chosen poet will receive a $100 cash award, chapbook publication, and ten copies.

  All manuscripts should include a title page that includes name, table of contents, acknowledgments, and brief bio and should be formatted in a 12pt serif font such as Garamond or Times New Roman.

  Simultaneous submissions are acceptable. If accepted elsewhere please withdraw your manuscript on Submittable immediately.

  All authors must not have published a full-length collection of poems or have a full-length collection accepted for publication. Previous publication of individual poems or chapbook is ok and does not disqualify an application.

Submissions accepted April 1st through October 31st. The 2018 deadline for this prize is October 31st.

Red Dragonfly Press