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Deadline: May 31

Submit up to 3 Haiku per entry for your chance to win! The winner will receive $120 CAD ($100 prize + $20 honorarium), and 2 copies of our magazine (1 print, 1 electronic). 

Submit up to 3 Haiku per entry; enter as many times as you want.

The winning Haiku will be published on www.dreamerswriting.com, and in our next magazine!

We will select up to 6 honourable mentions (at the Editor's sole discretion) that will be published  on www.dreamerswriting.com and in our spring magazine. Each runner-up will be paid our standard $20 CAD honorarium.  

Entry Fee:

$10.00 USD (approx $13 CAD). Entry fee includes an electronic copy of the Dreamers Magazine in which the winners appear.  


  • Include all haiku in a single document. 
  • We are looking for unpublished, original haiku (previous publication on a personal blog is fine).
  • By accepting publication, you grant Dreamers Creative Writing non-exclusive electronic and print publication rights, including the right to publish on our website, in our archives, on a keychain and in our magazine. 
  • Authors retain copyright and may republish following publication on www.dreamerswritig.com. Dreamers asks for exclusivity for 30 days. 
  • Rolling deadlines of April 22, 30, May 6, 13, and 20 to appear in Submittable. Submission form will reopen within 24 hours following each rolling deadline, excluding final deadline. 

cherry blossoms with the word "Haiku"  

We use Submittable to accept and review our submissions.