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Each submission must be accompanied by an $8.00 reading fee which, if your submission is accepted for publication, will enter you in the Best of MFR competition for a prize of $500 in each of the four categories. Winners announced December 2019.
Please send one submission at a time and wait for a response before sending another.
Prose poetry is another style which is often debated. What is prose poetry? For our purposes here let's briefly define it as poetry written in prose form which pays particular attention to the use of language and metaphor while maintaining a narrative.
As for the word count... let's just leave this open. We've never received a prose poem that was 3,500 words so it should be fine... right? Just send us your poem, it's fine.