ENTER FOR THE 2019 SHORT STORY DAY AFRICA PRIZE [PRESS RELEASE]

Short Story Day Africa has announced the 2019 theme of the annual SHORT STORY DAY AFRICA PRIZE. The theme is ‘disruption’ and the Prize welcomes short fiction of between 3000 and 5000 words “exploring disruption, especially but not limited to climate and environ[mental] disruption.” Submissions for the prize which has...

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CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS: BRIGITTE POIRSON POETRY CONTEST [MARCH 2019] ‘RHYME FOR CHILDREN’

All Nigerian poets are invited to enter their poems for the March 2019 edition of the monthly BRIGITTE POIRSON POETRY CONTEST (BPPC). This month’s theme is: ‘RHYME FOR CHILDREN‘. A child is not a vase to be filled, but a fire to be lit. –Montaigne 1533–92 In this month’s edition, we are looking for rhyming poems that...

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CALL FOR ENTRIES: ERIATA ORIBHABOR POETRY PRIZE (EOPP 2018)

Words Rhymes & Rhythm Publishers in collaboration with Something for Everybody Ventures (SFEV), hereby invites Nigerian Poets and lovers of literature resident in any part of the world to submit their poems for the 7th edition of the annual Eriata Oribhabor Poetry Prize, EOPP 2018. Entrants should submit well-worded poems on the sub-themes of:...

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CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS: BRIGITTE POIRSON POETRY CONTEST 2018 [SEPTEMBER] ‘NIGERIA 2019: OF THUMBS & PVCs’

Words Rhymes & Rhythm Publishers invites poets from Nigeria to enter their poems for the September 2018 edition of the BRIGITTE POIRSON POETRY CONTEST (BPPC). This month’s theme is: ‘NIGERIA 2019: OF THUMBS & PVCs’ and it will be the last for the 2018 Season of the BPPC. For the better part...

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CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS: BRIGITTE POIRSON POETRY CONTEST 2018 [AUGUST] ‘JOURNEYING’

Words Rhymes & Rhythm Publishers invites poets from Nigeria, Africa and all over the world to enter their poems for the August 2018 edition of the BRIGITTE POIRSON POETRY CONTEST (BPPC). This month’s theme is  ‘JOURNEYING’.  Life is a journey and it’s about growing and changing and coming to terms with...

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CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS: BRIGITTE POIRSON POETRY CONTEST 2018 [JULY] ‘OF POETS AND IDEOLOGIES’

Words Rhymes & Rhythm Publishers invites poets from Nigeria, Africa and all over the world to enter their poems for the July 2018 edition of the BRIGITTE POIRSON POETRY CONTEST (BPPC)  themed: ‘OF POETS AND IDEOLOGIES’.  “Poetry and ideology generally have conflicting interests. Doctrines frown at the freewheeling force of...

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