The Poetry Box Dark & Horror Poetry
Silver Cup Trophy Annual Award 2014
 
 
 
PLEASE NOTE:
 
 
The Poetry Box Dark & Horror Poetry Silver Cup Annual Award 2014 is
NOW CLOSED FOR ENTRIES! - Deadline: 30 June 2014:
 
 
 
 
The First Prize Silver Cup Annual Award Winner 2014, all Placed Prize-Winners
'Judge's Special Commendation' Winners & 'Highly-Commended' Finalists
will be contacted and notified individually prior to 30 September 2014.
 
 
The Winning Poem, all Placed Prize-Winners' Poems
the 'Judge's Special Commendation' Winners' Poems 
& 'Highly-Commended' Finalists' Poems
will all be Published in a Special Poetry Box Silver Cup Trophy Annual Award 2014
 'Winners & Finalists' 2014 Edition
of 'The Poetry Box Dark & Horror Poetry Magazine Monthly'
Publication Date: 1 October 2014
 
 
 
While the above Winners will receive a Copy of this 'Special Winners & Finalists' Edition free of charge as part of their Prize, additional Copies may be purchased by Prize-Winners and Non-Prize Winners/Non-Entrants at the cost of £5.00 + £1.35
(P&P - UK Mainland - For Overseas Orders Please Contact Us with your Postal Address for Postage Costs)
 
To Place An Order for this 'Special Winners & Finalists' Edition: Please click on our 'Contact Us' page with your Name and Address - and we will advise Payment arrangements (you can pay either via Paypal or by Personal Cheque) - and
despatch a Copy to you immediately on Publication: Publication Date: 1 October 2014
 
 
 
 A New, Exciting and Unique Dark & Horror Poetry Competition For Contemporary Darkly Romantic, Horror, Gothic-Horror & Satire Poets
 
 
 
Competition Details Overview:
 
 
Themes: Horror, Gothic-Horror, Dark-Romantic, Dark-Fantasy, Supernatural, Satire and Dark-Themed Poems
Deadline For Entries - Accepting Entries NOW Until:  30 June 2014
Line Length: 60 Lines max
No of Entries Accepted: 4 Entries Per Poet - Entries Accepted BY POST ONLY 
 
To celebrate the continuing remarkable success of the unique UK-based Horror, Gothic-Horror and Dark Poetry Monthly Magazine'The Poetry Box Dark & Horror Poetry Magazine' - edited, compiled and published by the Founder and Coordinator of The Poetry Box Studio in Hampshire, England, LK Barley Robinson - 'The Poetry Box Dark & Horror Poetry Silver Cup Award 2014' is a Unique International Poetry Competition in these unusual poetry genres.
 
In addition to the beautiful Silver Cup Trophy, Award-Winners Certificates and Cheque Prizes, the Winners, Finalists and Highly-Commended Awarded Entries, and a number of Judge's Special Commendation Entries, will be published in the Special 'Winners & Finalists' EditionPublication Date: 1 October 2014 (Format: A4, Illustrated, Comb-bound) - and - displayed on-line on a Special 'The Poetry Box Dark & Horror Poetry Silver Cup Trophy Award Prize-Winners' page on The Poetry Box website.
 
The Entries will be judged by the Editor LK Barley Robinson who is a multi award-winning, much-published and radio-broadcast Dark-Fantasy, Gothic-Horror and Dark  Verse-Fable Poet and Author, and a former Magazine Columnist with The Observer Series of Newspapers. 
 
 
Prizes:
 
All Winners & Finalists Will Be Published In and Receive A Copy of the Special 'Winners & Finalists' Edition of The Poetry Box Dark & Horror Poetry Magazine - Publication Date: 1 October 2014  - in which their Entry/s will be Published - Plus - The Prize-Winning and Finalists Entries Will Also Appear on a Special 'Poetry Prize-Winners' page on The Poetry Box website - Plus:
 
     
  • The First Prize Winner will receive:
  •  
  •  The Poetry Box Dark & Horror Poetry Silver Cup  Trophy 2014 
  • and
  • Award-Winning Certificate
  • and
  • Plus: Special 'Winners & Finalists' Magazine Edition
  •  ~

  •  The 2nd and 3rd Place Finalists will receive
  •  
  • Award-Winning Certificates

    and Prize Cheques of £50.00 (2nd)  and £30.00 (3rd)  each

  •  

  • Plus: Special 'Winners & Finalists' Magazine Edition

  •  ~

    Judge's Special Commendation Entries will receive:

  • Judge's Special Commendation Award Certificates
  •  
  • Plus: Special 'Winners & Finalists' Magazine Edition
  • ~

    Highly-Commended Entries will receive:

     

    • Highly-Commended Award Certificates
    • Plus: Special 'Winners & Finalists' Magazine Edition

     

      Judging Details: 'The Poetry Box Dark & Horror Poetry Silver Cup Trophy Annual Award' 2014:

     

    The Judging will commence on 1 July 2014 - and the Prize-Winners and Finalists will receive notification of their success by end-September 2014.
     
     
    The Publication Date of The Poetry Box Dark & Horror Poetry Silver Cup
    Annual Award 2014 - 'Winners & Finalists' Edition of The Poetry Box Horror & Dark Poetry Magazine is: 1 October 2014.
     

     - and ALL Prize-Winners and Finalists Poems will be featured in this Special Edition. 

     Copies of this Special 'Winners & Finalists' Magazine Edition are provided to all

    the Prize-Winners and Finalists FREE OF CHARGE.

     

    About The Poetry Box Studio:

     

    The Poetry Box Studio is situated in Nyewood near Midhurst and Petersfield, on the West Sussex/Hampshire border. 
     
    The Poetry Box Is Open By Appointment To The Public Every Wednesday between 2.00pm to 5.00pm with Live Poetry Readings Performed by Invited Poets Between 2.00pm - 2.45pm on Wednesdays - and - 3.00pm - 3.45pm on Sunday Afternoons - in the Garden of the Studio - by Appointment Only (Not Open Mic). 
     
    Visitors:   Please book your seat in advance via our 'Contact Us' page. 
     
    On Display and for sale within The Poetry Box Studio are 'The Poetry Box Dark & Horror Poetry Magazine Monthly', Poetry Prints, Poetry Posters, new, secondhand and rare Poetry Books, Halloween, Gothic-Horror and Horror Props, Postcards and miscellanea.
     

      TO ENTER THE 2014 COMPETITION

      PLEASE READ THE COMPETITION RULES BELOW

      AND COMPLETE AND THE ENTRY FORM:

       

      The  Poetry Box Dark & Horror Poetry
      Silver Cup Trophy Annual Award 2014
       
      Competition Rules:
       
       
      1. The Poem/s Entered Must Be: Gothic, Gothic-Horror, Dark-Romantic, Dark-Fantasy, Supernatural, Satire and Dark-Themed Poems.
       
       
       
      2. Length of Poem/s: 60 Lines Maximum per poem - Maximum of 4 Poems per Entrant.
       
       
       
      3. One Poem Per A4 White Paper Page.
       
       
       
      4. Poems Must Be Typed in Single Line Spacing.
       
       
       
      5. Poet's Personal Contact Details To Appear On A Separate Sheet - or -  Please Complete Entry Form Below and Return with your Poem Entry/s (preferred).
       
       
       
      6. Entry Fee is GBP £5.00 per Poem - or - 3 x Poems for £10.00 - or - 4 x Poems for £14.00 - Maximum of 4 Poems  -  and may be paid via Cheque or via Paypal.
       
      For Overseas Entrants:  Payments Must Be in GB Pounds Sterling or US Dollars - Please Contact Us For Details of US Dollar Entry Fees.
       
       
      7. Entry Fees Paid by Cheque (UK Entrants Only)
       
      Cheques Are Payable To The Editor/Competition Judge:  LK Robinson 
       
      NB: Please write your Poem Title/s, your Name and Address on the reverse. 
       
          Entry Fees Paid by Paypal (Paid in Either GBP or USD)
       
          To Pay Entry Fees by Paypal - Please Contact Us For Paypal Address.   
       
      - NB:  Please ensure that you include your Name, Poem Title/s, Address, Daytime Telephone No and Email Address within the 'Message' box provided.
       
       
       
      8.  ENTRIES MAY BE SUBMITTED BY POST ONLY:  Please Complete and Return the Entry Form below, attaching your Poem/s and Entry Fee/s (or email us with your Paypal Payment) and send by post to: 
       
      The Judge, The Poetry Box Silver Cup Trophy Annual Award 2014,
      The Poetry Box Studio, 'Ramshackles', 2 Downview, Nyewood, Petersfield, Hampshire GU31 5JA, England.
       
       
       
      9.  ALL ENTRIES WILL BE ACKNOWLEDGED BY EMAIL UPON RECEIPT.
       
       
       
      10. All Entrants agree that their Poems may be selected for inclusion in 'The Poetry Box Dark & Horror Poetry Magazine Monthly' for up to one year after the Competition Deadline - which is 30 June 2015.
       
       
       
       
      The Poetry Box Dark & Horror Poetry
       
      Silver Cup Trophy Annual Award 2014
       
      ENTRY FORM
       
       
      Name:
       
      Pen-Name (if relevant):
       
      Address:
       
      Postcode:
       
      Tel:
       
      Email:
       
      Website:
       
      Total No of Poems Entered:
       
      Title of Poem/s:
       
      1.
      2.
      3.
      4.
       
      I agree that my Poem/s may be selected for inclusion in
      'The Poetry Box Dark & Horror Poetry Magazine Monthly' for up to
      one year after the Competition Deadline which is 30 June 2015:
       
      Signed:  .............................................................................................................................................
       
       
      Payment of Entry Fees Enclosed:  GBP £5.00 per Poem Entry - or - 3 x Poems @ £10.00 - or 4 x Poems @ £14.00
       
      Total Entry Fee Enclosed:  £
       
      Payment of Entry Fee by Cheque - Payable To Editor/Judge:     LK Robinson
       
      Payment of Entry Fees by Paypal - Please Contact Us For Paypal Address   
       
      SIGNED:
       
      NAME (In Block Capitals):
       
      DATED:
       
      POST YOUR POEM/S, YOUR COMPLETED ENTRY FORM AND YOUR PAYMENT FOR ENTRY FEES TO:
       
      The Judge
      The Poetry Box Silver Cup Trophy Annual Award 2014 
       'Ramshackles' 2 Downview
       Nyewood
       Petersfield
       Hampshire GU31 5JA
      England
      Enquiries Tel: 01730 821030
       
      DEADLINE FOR ENTRIES: 30 JUNE 2014
       
       
      For Further Reference:
       
      To obtain A BACK-COPY of any Edition of this exciting and unique Horror and Dark Poetry and Illustration Magazine: 'The Poetry Box Dark & Poetry Magazine Monthly' - Please forward your Postal Address Details via our 'Contact Us' page:
       
      Magazine Format:  A4, Illustrated, Comb-bound
      - Non-Contributors Price: £5.00 Plus £1.35 P&P Mainland UK = £6.35
      (Overseas Orders Please Contact For P&P Charges)
       
       
      Publishers Note:  Although we regret that we are currently unable to provide free copies to the Poetry & Illustration Contributors to the Magazine this year, we do hope to be able to pay Poet-Contributors for Poems Selected For Publication in 2015 - However, this year we are able to Offer a Very Special 
      Poet-Contributors Discount Price: £3.75 (Plus £1.35 - P&P Mainland UK)
       - per Edition Ordered -  
       
      (Overseas Contributors Please Contact for P&P Charges)
       
      Back-copies will be available to Order up to 12 months after publication date.
       
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      The SINISTER POETRY AWARDS 2014:
       
      A Free To Enter 
      Monthly Poetry Award
      Created and Awarded By
      the Editor of
       The Poetry Box Dark & Horror Poetry
      Magazine Monthly:
      From the August Edition 2012, we were pleased to Announce our
      Special 'The Sinister Poetry Award'
      for the
      Outstanding Selected Poem Published in Each Month's Edition
       
       
      'The Sinister Poetry Award'-winning Poem is published in the Magazine, and the
      Award-winning Poet receives a Special 'The Sinister Poetry Award Certificate' 
      - Plus -
      An Attractive A4-size Dark, Gothic or Horror Illustration for framing
       
      To Submit Poetry For Consideration For Publication in the Magazine
      - and if selected for publication - for further consideration for 'The Sinister Poetry Award' for the Edition in which your poem is published: Please Post Up To 4 Poems (60 Lines Maximum Each) per month - include your Contact Details
      - and Post For The Attention of The Editor to The Poetry Box Address as Above 
       
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      We Look Forward To Reading Your Poems Soon!
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