Albert Camus wrote that, "Autumn is a second spring when every leaf is a flower". There is wonder to be found in this season of waning. As the sun fades and the air cools join us in celebrating the beauty of Autumn and the blessing of second chances. Select a Prompt
Write about the beauty of Autumn
Write about second chances
Write about renewalRules
Write an original poem using an Eastern poetry form
of your choice. Your poem should follow the style and structure guidelines for the chosen form. Remember to mention the form you chose and include a reference to this contest and journal entry in your deviation comments. Then submit your deviation to our 2014 Events
gallery. If accepted it will be added to the contest collection and journal. One entry per contest, please.
If you have not participated in a contest here before please consider starting now. We are here to cultivate and encourage each other while having fun! Check out our Events Board
for information on current and upcoming activities. Challenge Yourself (Optional)
Include a kigo in your work and join us in building our Global Saijiki
Include the following information in your comments (example
• Form: Select One
(remember brevity is beautiful)
• Region: Your region of the world
• Season: Your current season
• Category: The category
you think your kigo best fits into.
• Kigo: Select an existing kigo
or create one unique to your region and current season.
• Description: describe what your kigo is and how it links to this season in your region.Deadline
All entries must be received by November 1st! Get Involved
Help us publicize the Club, our events, and our members. Entries
Remember to give them some love! Judges
If you are interested in being a judge for this contest let us know.
Volunteering as a judge earns you Contributor status.Prizes
The top three selections will receive:
If you are willing to contribute prizes for this contest let us know.
Offering a prize earns you Contributor status.