“Write an Occasional Poem, i.e. a poem that describes or reflects on a particular event. The event can be something significant—a birthday, a wedding, or a holiday—or simply recognizing an occasion, even mundane, in the author’s life.
Significant events you could write about this month include: the Ontario Election on June 2, Father’s Day on June 19, National Indigenous Peoples Day on June 21, and St. Jean Baptiste Day on June 24.” acer
Deadline for the Prompt: June 30th, 2022
Contest Rules & Guidelines: See our Contest Page
Publication: The winning poem will be published on the Arc website. We will also ask the winners to provide a photo of themselves and their prize. You can see our first ever Awesome Winner here.