Creative Writing & Poetry Read 2018

Creative Writing Earth Day

Reno Earth Day is hosting our 5th Annual Creative Writing & Poetry Read for 2018 and we would like to invite you to participate!  The following are the rules with submissions due by April 6th, and finalists chosen by April 13th. These finalists will then present their work at the Reno Earth Day event with works published in our quarterly Newsletter, showcased in social media and our website, credited to the author. Finalists will also receive Special awards at the event on April 22nd at Idlewild Park.

  • Open to All Ages
  • Pieces must be 1,000 words or less
  • Piece must relate to “Earth Day” in some way. Themes for inspiration: The Natural World, Clean & Green Technology and Many Cultures. Creative Interpretations encouraged
  • Postmark, Hand-Deliver, Email or Otherwise Submit pieces by the deadline
  • To be eligible for prizes: Finalists must be available to read submitted work on stage at the Reno Earth Day Festival on April 22nd, 2018 (or be present and allow a stand in to read it on stage)
  • Submissions Due by: Submissions Due by: April 6th, 2018
  • Finalists Announced: April 13th, 2018
  • Reading & Awards: April 22nd, 2018

Creative Writing & Poetry Read Submission Form