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2015/16 Bus Lines Call For PoetryCall For Poetry

Metro and the Madison Poets Laureate invite you to send short poems, haiku, prose poems, or excerpts from longer poems, 3-5 lines total, to the Bus Lines - Call for Poetry. Submissions can be made in English, Spanish or even Spanglish!The theme this year is "Write Your Madison."

Featured poems will be chosen from the following categories:
Elementary Students, Middle School Students, High School Students, and Adults (18+).

Submissions can include up to (3) poems. Adult entrants should include their name, phone and email address.

Please send entries to or mailed to:
Metro Transit, Attn: Bus Lines Poetry, 1245 E. Washington Ave., Suite 201, Madison, WI 53703.

Entries must be submitted by January, 31 2016. All submissions are final.

Be sure to follow Metro on Twitter or sign up to receive alerts to stay updated on this year's poetry program!



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