Brick Street Poetry is seeking poems to be published in an anthology, in response to the Little Eagle Creek and its tributaries, Guion Creek and Falcon Creek. You may submit up to 3 poems (one in each category) in any style (up to 40 lines each). Little Eagle Creek is located in northwest Indianapolis.
Deadline January 31, 2021
CATEGORIES: 1) Human life and activity around this Creek and/or its tributaries, 2) Nonhuman life in and along this Creek and/or its tributaries, 3) Nature of water and/or Value of water.
A prize of $100 will be awarded for the best poem of the anthology.
There are separate submission forms for each category. Be sure to enter your poem in the correct category.
If you are not familiar with the creek area, you may visit the creek for inspiration (see map):
You may also view this NBC Sports video of the creek from the coverage of the 2020 Indianapolis 500. https://www.nbcsports.com/video/indycar-dale-earnhardt-jr-finds-indy-bricks-creek
Simultaneous submissions ok but be sure to withdraw if your poem becomes unavailable.