Writers, artists invited for contest

Creative Communication announced its Spring 2014 Celebration of Writers and Artist essay, poetry and art contests.

The deadline for the essay contest has passed. To enter a poem, submit one original poem in English, 21 lines or less. The deadline for the poetry contest is April 10. Poetry entries may be entered at www.poeticpower.com or mail entries labeled Poetry Contest to: 159 N Main, Smithfield, UT 84335. Include the author’s name, address, city, state and?ZIP?code, current grade, school name, school address and teacher’s name. Homeschool students are also encouraged to enter.

Selected entries of merit will be invited to be published in an anthology. There is no entry fee to enter the contest or required purchase to be published.

There is also an art contest for students in kindergarten through 12th grade. More than $5,000 in prizes will be awarded. To enter, take a photo of your original art and go to www.celebratingart.com to enter and for full contest information.

The art contest deadline is April 9.