Poetry Contests!

Sonnets - Submissions due by April 8, 2018 at 11:59 pm.
The sonnet is a fourteen-line poem written in iambic pentameter, which employ one of several rhyme schemes and adhere to a tightly structured thematic organization. Sonnet styles via Academy of American Poets. Your submission can be on any subject.

Celebrating Libraries - Submissions due by April 15, 2018 at 11:59 pm
Poem of any style or length about library (general or specific)

Haiku by You - Submissions due by April 22, 2018 at 11:59 pm
"Haiku" is a traditional form of Japanese poetry. Haiku poems consist of 3 lines. The first and last lines of a Haiku have 5 syllables and the middle line has 7 syllables. The lines rarely rhyme.

Contests for UCF students only.

One entry per student per contest.

Submit your poem here

Winners will receive a Library Construction Duckie and be immortalized in STARS KnightVerse


Poems from 2017


Cardboard Skins, Serena Pancham


The Best Things in Life Are, Zoe Smith