2016 | Food Haiku Contest


Food Haiku Contest, Figs

Rules & Guidelines

+ One haiku may be entered per person; multiple entries will be automatically disqualified. Submit your best haiku celebrating figs!

+ Haiku's should follow the 5/7/5 syllabic meter

+ Three finalists will be chosen by Nicole Gulotta, founder of Eat This Poem; the winner will be chosen by public vote hosted on eatthispoem.com.

+ The winner will receive a copy of The Hungry Ear: Poems of Food and Drink by Kevin Young

+ View past winners and recipe pairings here.


Submission Period: Sept. 1-9

Finalists Announced: Sept 12

Voting Period: Sept 12-16

Winner Announced: Sept 19


Contest Terms
By submitting your entry, you agree to be contacted by Eat This Poem about the Food Haiku Series and subsequent contests. If chosen as a finalist or winner, your poem may appear on eatthispoem.com and in social media promotions, with proper credit.