Westland Writes

Friday, April 27, 2018
William P. Faust Public Library of Westland

Event Details

Celebrate National Poetry Month with your own written creations. Westland Writes… is the library’s 9th annual poetry and short story book collection with works by local poets and authors (previous books can be found in the library’s collection).  Each writer may submit up to 2 poems or 1 short story or chapter (max: 2500 words, email only) for the book to: alexis.tharp@westlandlibrary.org.

Haiku Contest: You may also submit up to two haikus for our haiku contest! Entries will be published in Westland Writes, and 3 winners will be awarded gift cards! For more about haiku, visit https://www.poets.org/poetsorg/text/haiku-poetic-form

Submissions from writers living in communities neighboring Westland are accepted. Submissions will be accepted from April 1 to April 27. Please include your name, email, and phone number with each submission.

Each writer will receive a copy of the book at our Westland Writes… Publishing Party on May 30th. Happy writing!

Event Type(s): Reference Department, Ongoing Event
Age Group(s): Adults