The jury panel will also pick the 50 best poems from the contest, and they will be published in the much-awaited Anthology of On Fire, ‘Aatish 2’, an International Anthology of Poems, alongside renowned and award winning writers such as Gulzar, Piyush Mishra, Swanand Kirkire and more.
Winner: INR 25,000 Runner-Up: INR 10,000 Second Runner-Up: INR 5,000 10 Consolation Prizes: Each prize winner will receive INR 1,000
International Category: $100
Submissions are open to ALL persons above 14 yrs of age.
Please send us only unpublished poems. If they have been published in any magazines, newspapers or journals, online or offline, we cannot accept that. However you can send us poems that you have posted on your social media pages.
No theme applied.
We accept simultaneous submissions. However, please notify us if your poem is picked up to be published through your other submissions.
All poem submissions must be in English language only.
A poem must not exceed 40 Lines. Poems may be of any style.
Deadline is 10 July 2018.
The shortlisted poets and poems will be intimated by email given during submission. Results can be expected by 10 August 2018 (subject to change depending on judges’ availability).
The Anthology of poems is set to be published on 10 September 2018