Open to all ages, with three categories:
- Kids (ages 5-12).
- Teens (ages 13-18).
- Adults (19 and up).
Three winners will be chosen in each category.
One entry per person.
Open to King County residents only.
Winners will be announced on June 1.
This contest has ended. Please check back on June 1 to see the winning entries.
Frequently Asked Questions
Anyone who lives in King County can enter this contest. You do not need a King County Library System library card to enter.
Only one entry per person, please.
No, your poem does not need to rhyme or follow a certain meter or rhythm. Creativity is encouraged!
Poems will be judged by a team of King County Library System librarians.
The winning poems will be published on the King County Library System website as well as our social media.