The South Dakota State Poetry Society (SDSPS) holds its 37th Annual Poetry Contest, deadline November 1, 2012, with nine categories this year. Instructions are on the website www.sdstatepoetrysociety.com.
Winners will be asked to read at the Annual Winter Gathering of Poets at the Goss Opera House in Watertown in January. After checking the website, send entries to Dorianne Munce, 6113 N. Mineral Avenue, Sioux Falls SD 57104.
Categories include SD Women Who Made a Difference, Cowboy Poem, 21st Century Farming, SD Landscape and others.