Summer Conference Opportunities

The Passport to the Summer Conference Contest

Contest winner will be announced at the 2016 Summer Conference. Competition is open to any paid registrant for the 2016 PST conference, and is sponsored by the PST Board. First prize is $75.00, and the poem will be read at the PST Summer Conference Banquet when the winner is announced. Second place is $50.00 and 3rd place is $35.00. Authors will be asked to read winning poems. Poems may not be published or have more than 28 lines. Contest will be judged by a person who is not associated with PST. There is no entry fee. Entries must be received by July 1, 2016. Send entries to:

Budd Mahan
7059 Spring Valley Road
Dallas, TX 75254
Or e-mail to

Passport to Poetry – Call for Travel Photos

Our theme prompts thoughts of travel! Where have you been? Please participate by submitting up to 5 quality photographs of your own travels to be included in a slide show. Whether it is from around the corner or around the world, we’d like to see the unique and exciting places our members have traveled. Include information about the time and place for each photo.

Send to Susan Maxwell Campbell at by June 20th.