Amber’s Poetry Month Contest!

by Kristina Uriegas-Reyes

In honor of poetry month, Buzznet and BUST Magazine have partnered with actress and author Amber Tamblyn to launch a poetry competition for writers, poets, and creatives alike, inviting them to share their work for a chance to have it recognized by over a MILLION readers online and in print!


  • An autographed copy of Amber Tamblyn’s book Bang Ditto

  • A prominent feature on the front page of Buzznet

  • YOUR poem published in the August/September issue of BUST Magazine

As April is Poetry Month, the contest starts today, April 1st, and run through 11:59 pm April 30th. Once the submission period has ended, Amber Tamblyn will choose the winning poem to be published in the August/September 2011 issue of BUST Magazine and seen by over 80 thousand international subscribers. This will be in addition to the exposure they initially receive from the more than two million visitors Buzznet garners monthly. 


  • Join Buzznet’s “Amber Tamblyn’s Poetry Month Contest” group highlighted at the upper right hand corner of their page.

  • Post your poem in this group by clicking “post to group” highlighted in the upper right hand corner once you’re logged in. 

  • Be sure your poem is 150 words or less – You can enter as many poems as you’d like!

  • Please do not enter previously published poems – only new/original poems will be considered.

  • You must be 13 years of age or older to enter

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