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The June Award of Awesomeness!

Win a vintage ‘object d’art,’ our 50/50 cash prize, and all the honour and clout that comes with being an Awesomeness Winner—by entering Arc’s June Award of Awesomeness!

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a black and white headshot of a person with a beard, jaw-length dark hair, and a plaid shirt.

 

 

The June contest will be judged by Arc’s Managing Editor, Chris Johnson!

 

 

 

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The June prompt is: “Now & Then”

“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

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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.