CITRUS HEIGHTS, Calif. — The Christian Poets Society is sponsoring a free poetry contest. Poems of 21 lines or less, any subject, any style, will be judged by the contest director.

Send poems to: Free Poetry Contest, 106 Cambria Circle. Citrus Heights, CA 95621, or visit freecontest.com. Entry deadline is Dec. 31.

Include name and address on the same page as poem. For a winners’ list, enclose a stamped return envelope. It will also be posted online.