The Jerry Kilbride Memorial 2012 English-Language Haibun Contest

The 12th Annual Jerry Kilbride Memorial

2014 English-Language Haibun Contest!


Sponsor: Central Valley Haiku Club (CVHC)


Deadline: In hand by December 1, 2014


Submissions: All entries must be in English, unpublished, and not currently under consideration by any online or printed publication. Haibun that have appeared on social network sites are not considered published for the purposes of this contest. There is no limit to the number or length of any submissions. Submit three copies of each haibun, two (2) copies without author information attached for anonymous judging, one (1) copy with author’s name, address, phone number and e-mail address for notification purposes. A first prize of $100 and a second prize of $50 will be awarded. Honorable mention certificates also will be given. The entry fee of $5 (US) per haibun should be paid by check and made out to: Mark Hollingsworth (CVHC Treasurer).


Eligibility: Open to the public; CVHC officers are not eligible.


Correspondence: No entries will be returned. Contestants will be notified by email. Please note that entries that fail to adhere to contest rules will be disqualified.


Judges: Will not be disclosed until the contest winner has been decided.


Send entries to: Yvonne Cabalona,

709 Auburn Street,

Modesto, CA 95350-6079.


If you have further questions, please contact Yvonne Cabalona, YCabalona@gmail.com

Monday, April 07, 2008

horseshoes

day moon a pitched horseshoe leans against the stake

w. f. owen

3 comments:

Bill said...

Nice haiku. Is "pitched"
redundant?

Mark Hollingsworth said...

Yes. I really like this one. And yes. "pitched" is redundant; it works even better without it.

w. f. owen said...

Thanks Mark. Yeah, it does read better without "pitched."

Bill