Home » Lifestyle » PoetryNook.com Announces Its 97th Weekly Poetry Contest September 12th – 19th, 2016

Each week’s Winner receives a $100 cash prize. Any type of poem is welcome. Formal or informal, long or short, rhyme or free verse.

New York, New York, September 10, 2016, Poets from around the globe will be delighted with the news that PoetryNook.com has announced its 97th Weekly Poetry Contest, scheduled for September 12th -19th, 2016. Its weekly Poetry Contests have become quite popular and have created quite a buzz in the poetry community. The winner receives a $100 prize and honorable mentions each receive a $10 prize. Both winners and honorable mentions are eligible to be included in print anthologies.

The PoetryNook.com platform offers over 230,000 English language poems, 90,000 Chinese language poems, and hundreds more in various other languages. Ever since its launch, the site has become a focal point for people who appreciate all types of poetry. PoetryNook.com is a place where folks can share their personal message through this medium of poetic self-expression. Visitors to the site report that is easy to navigate and user friendly. Its platform is a feature rich environment designed for the amateur as well as published authors of poetry books.

Everyone is invited to enjoy this collection of classic poems, famous poems, love poems, & more. The Home Page is well thought-out, and provides essential categories to its visitors. As an example, visitors will find “The Top 100 Poems”, “The Top 100 Poets”, The Classic Poem of The Day, The Member Poem of The Day, Popular Poems, and some Book Releases. Tabs are provided for easy navigation to: Poems, Poets, Forum, News and its Store. All poems are shown free of charge.

There is an active Member Community with regularly contributed new poems and feedback on other peoples’ poems. Through this, the site nurtures new poetic talent and offers a paying market for established poets, with visibility to thousands of visitors each day as well as print anthology readership. The Store features Paper Books, Member eBooks and Classic eBooks. Upcoming Contests are featured on the Contests Page. Additional features are on the way so stop back often.

For complete information, please visit: PoetryNook.com

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