The 13th Annual Jerry Kilbride Memorial 2015
English-Language Haibun Contest
Sponsor: Central Valley Haiku Club
Deadline: In hand by December 1, 2015
This year’s contest has a theme of a piece of clothing……old clothing, new clothing, discarded clothing, found clothing, favorite clothing, perhaps a piece of clothing with special significance.
All entries must be in English, unpublished, and not currently under consideration by any online or printed publication.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. Please note that entries that fail to adhere to contest rules will be disqualified. Contestants will be notified by email.
Judges: Will not be disclosed until the contest winners have 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