- Writer participating in the contest should be above 18.
- Only those without any published book or those whose books were published through vanity/small press are eligible to participate.
- Please submit 8-10 poems. Poetry Mail prefers unpublished poems but allows you to mix few published poems.
- On the cover page, clearly state your — name, country, nationality, title of manuscript (whether completed or in progress), and title of each poem entered.
- Endeavour to begin each poem on a new page starting with the title of the poem.
- The .doc or .docx file should be formatted using Times New Roman 12. All poems should be left aligned.
- All poems should be in a single file.
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