Running Fox Books has launched the annual “Ode to a Dead Salmon” bad writing contest, an event begun by the Anchorage-based 49 Writers Writing Center.
Now in its fourth year, this tongue-in-cheek contest draws entries from all over the world.
Finalists will be posted on Aug. 12 and voting ends Aug. 19, will official recognition of the winner on Aug. 22.
Here’s a small sample:
Cooler of blue
salmon of red
Now they’re alive,
soon they’ll be dead.
Read more at www.odetoadeadsalmon.blogspot.com.