Welcome to our page! We are starting a new challenge, called the Ekphrastic Poem Challenge. Once a month we will be posting a different artwork on this page. You have 1 month to write & submit a poem. We will then choose 3 poets to be featured on our upcoming Ekphrastic Poem Blog!

To Submit:
Please email us ( your poem.  In the subject line, please write:
“[Submission Month] Ekphrastic Poem Challenge Submission.”

Below is our chosen artwork for September!

Monkeys in the Jungle, 1910 (oil on canvas), Henri J.F. Rousseau (Le Douanier)

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