The Meritage Press is iniviting all Filipino poets worldwide to enter their Eight Annual Holiday Poetry Contest. The judge will be of the contest will be Bino A. Realuyo, author of the poetry collection THE GODS WE WORSHIP LIVE NEXT DOOR, winner of the Agha Shahid Ali Prize for poetry in 2005. Send your poems now and win great books!
THE GODS WE WORSHIP LIVE NEXT DOOR by Bino A. Realuyo
PRAU by Jean Vengua
MUSEUM OF ABSENCES by Luis H. Francia
KALI’S BLADE by Michelle Bautista
THE HAY(NA)KU ANTHOLOGY, VOL. II, co-edited by Jean Vengua and Mark Young
PINOY POETICS; A Collection of Autobiographical and Critical Essays on Filipino and Filipino American Poetics, edited by Nick Carbo
BABAYLAN: AN ANTHOLOGY OF FILIPINA AND FILIPINA AMERICAN WRITERS, co-edited by Nick Carbo and Eileen Tabios
NOT EVEN DOGS, the inaugural hay(na)ku poetry collection by Ernesto Priego
THE BLIND CHATELAINE’S KEYS by Eileen Tabios
THE LIGHT SANG AS IT LEFT YOUR EYES by Eileen Tabios
I TAKE THEE, ENGLISH, FOR MY BELOVED by Eileen Tabios
MENAGE A TROIS WITH THE 21st CENTURY by Eileen Tabios
REPRODUCTIONS OF THE EMPTY FLAGPOLE by Eileen Tabios
BRIDGEABLE SHORES by Luis Cabalquinto
HOW TO JOIN:
1. Submit by e-mailing 1 or 2 poems to MeritagePress@aol.com. (Send no more than 2 poems).
2. Include your poems within the body of the email as the organizer does not open attachments.
3. Please include your full name along with your e-mail address.
4. Only previously unpublished poems are eligible.
15 February 2009