Ekphrastic Prompt For August 2022
Sunset on Plum Island by Paulette Demers Turco
Each submission must have; SUBMISSION/August 2022 Ekphrastic Prompt in the subject line.
PLEASE DO NOT COMBINE THE PROMPTS. THEY ARE SEPARATE EXERCISES.
Word Prompt for August 2022:
Please utilise the entire phrase in your poem.
And then she* heard the cicadas sing.
Please italicize this phrase whenever it appears in your poem.
Do not include the asterisk in the phrase.
You may also instead use: * I, he or they.
Each submission must have; SUBMISSION/ August 2022 Word Prompt in the subject line.
Please send us new poetry which responds expressly to the photograph.
Please type your name under the title.
Please send poems in the body of an email; no attachments.
Please type poems flush left to the margin, avoid complicated indentions.
Send submissions to Sharmagne Leland-St. John
and to Michael Escoubas.
SUBMISSION DEADLINE: July 15th, 2022