Submissions are open for Pigeon Pages’  inaugural poetry contest. The contest will be judged by Ada Limón, author of The Carrying and Bright Dead Things.

Winner will receive $250 and publication in Pigeon Pages.

Honorable mentions will receive $50 and publication.

Submission Guidelines:

  • The contest is open to poetry submissions via Submittable between January 1 – February 15.
  • Previously unpublished poems are eligible for this contest.
  • There is a $7 entry fee for one poem of 5 pages or less and a $15 entry fee for up to three poems of 10 pages or less. Please submit all poems in one document.
  • We do accept simultaneous submissions, but we ask that authors let us know if a piece is accepted elsewhere.
  • Authors should not include personal information on their entries as submissions will be read blind.
  • All submissions will be considered for publication in the general journal.



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