Local poets selected for Lyrical Iowa
Betty Rae Geary, Cleo McKim, Sandy Moore and Mary L. Zachmeyer, all of Mt. Pleasant, and Karen Osborne of New London are among the nearly 400 poets who will be showcased in Lyrical Iowa 2012, a poetry compilation selected from approximately 2,100 entries in the Iowa Poetry Association’s annual contest.
The Iowa Poetry Association is a non-profit organization and its contests are open to anyone with an Iowa residence and there is no entry fee or membership requirement.
Guidelines for the new contest, which opens Jan. 1, 2013, can be found online at www.iowapoetry.com.
Lyrical Iowa is scheduled for distribution in late October.