Poets don’t miss your chance to win $500 for a single poem!

​​Submission Guidelines

Realistic Poetry International is now looking for a poem to call the best poem of 2017!!! We invite everyone to participate and encourage poets to submit some of their best poetry for 2017.

All we ask is that the poem(s) be written in 2017.

The 1st Place Winner of this contest will win $500.00 and an exclusive gold prize!

The 1st Place Winner will also win free contest entries for the year 2018!!!

All poems written in 2017 are accepted 

Poems can be any length

Poems can be any style

All languages are accepted

You retain all rights

We will not publish your work in any book

We will share your poetry with social media and Realistic Poetry subscribers

Multiple submissions strongly suggested

Early entry(s) strongly suggested

Email submissions not acceptable

Don't miss your chance 2 win!!!

 Win this contest and your poem will be recognized as the best of 2017 all around the world!!! 


1st Top Submitter - Paul Crocker


2nd Top Submitter - Andrae Douglas


3rd Top Submitter - Beverley Chance

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