National Poetry Day

Today, Thursday 3rd October, is National Poetry Day and we're celebrating with a short, one day only competition.

Given it's a short competition we're going to make the theme a short one... brevity, transience...

Deadline Midnight, 3rd October

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Prize

£5 Amazon voucher

 

Status

Closed

Entries - competition is now closed

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04/10/13 The Rain Falls, by Yusuff Olayode -
04/10/13 A fleeting moment, by Nisha Gupta -
04/10/13 Unraveling, by Kendra Lynn -
04/10/13 A Brief Fall, by Nithya John -
03/10/13 Brief Encounter, by Ian Williams Highly commended
03/10/13 The Messopotamian Seven Legged, Three Toed, Hairy Spotted Dust Mite!, by The Bogfather -
03/10/13 Brevity, by Lisa Edmonds -
03/10/13 For Purpose of Making a Point, by Mr Woods -
03/10/13 Grand Piano Rains, by Stephen Dodds -
03/10/13 dear mother earth, by betty lane -
03/10/13 Old fashioned Daddy long legs, by Darren Jacobs -
03/10/13 Every day is a Poetry day, by asok ghorai -
03/10/13 Hot off the press, by Harry Brennan -
03/10/13 Time, by Bethan Hughes -
03/10/13 Brief., by Andrew Hutz -
03/10/13 Quick As You Can, by Jill Swailes -
03/10/13 October Blessings, by Madeleine Wober -
03/10/13 Imperfect Life, by Godfrey Angua-mante -
03/10/13 Economical Conversing, by Dani Carbery -
03/10/13 Seasons (haiku), by Jennifer Domingo -
03/10/13 Blink, by Jackie Knowles -
03/10/13 The Melting Hands, by Rita Orwell -
03/10/13 Struggle (Haiku), by Marie Maher -
03/10/13 [LDS], by Jenna-Louise Derby -
03/10/13 Life, by Rich Okun -
03/10/13 Abhimanyu's Conundrum, by Adhar Sinha -
03/10/13 Turning Point--1776, by Clyde B Northrup -
03/10/13 Untitled, by Joan McNerney -
03/10/13 Saturday night, by Melissa Jacob -
03/10/13 It's over, my love, by Helen Mullen -
03/10/13 Genie, by Kuli Kohli -
03/10/13 Airborne, by Bryan O' Flynn -
03/10/13 Strong Medicine, by dennis bernstein -
03/10/13 Short & Sweet, by Musicality Create -
03/10/13 Air, by Awolesi Oluwafemi -
03/10/13 A Single Feather, by Marisa Orton -
03/10/13 Com-Mute, by María C. Domínguez Highly commended
03/10/13 Flower, by Hannah Williams -
03/10/13 Tree, by Spring, by linda baker -
03/10/13 Just Today, by Victor Oinu -
03/10/13 A Fur-Baby Too Soon Gone, by norma Boufford -
03/10/13 Turner, Not Constable, by Robert Walton -
03/10/13 Passing through, by Wren Laur Poetry -
03/10/13 Time: The Great Illusion, by Tom Banks -
03/10/13 The Tumbrel of Time, by Aileen Shirra -
03/10/13 The Clock, by Jaye Tomas -
03/10/13 zeds, by Frances Faith -
03/10/13 May Blossom, by David Mark Parry -
03/10/13 Momentary, by Steve Mearns -
03/10/13 Flame, by Christine Holden -
03/10/13 One of our two, by Lydia Dunford -
03/10/13 Poetic Atrocity, by David Cc -
03/10/13 1953-1953, by mary oliver -
03/10/13 Missing Dad, by John Wright -
03/10/13 I'll be brief, by Martine Shackerley-Bennett -
03/10/13 Imprints, by Lex Coss -
03/10/13 Tears, by Judy Clegg -
03/10/13 veil of time, by Zoe Paterson -
03/10/13 inspiration, by marc carver -
03/10/13 to where we go, by D.E. Oprava -
03/10/13 This will do for now, by Ailsa Fineron -
03/10/13 People Disappear These Days, by Bobby Sevenson -
03/10/13 One Rainy Night, by Arthur James Poet -
03/10/13 Moments, by Frank Joussen -
03/10/13 Aubade, by Alison Nuorto -
03/10/13 Weary Wolf., by Dominique Goodall -
03/10/13 Ophelia, by Rebecca Cresswell -
03/10/13 Alamo, by Cathy Bryant -
03/10/13 A Whole Life Turns to Smoke, by Catherine Schroder -
03/10/13 A Measure of Truth (a Tanka), by Sue Barnard -
03/10/13 A kiss, by Judith Rectoret -
03/10/13 Floored, by Sheradan Miller -
03/10/13 Infinity, by Jasmine Kaur Highly commended
03/10/13 Amidst the Night-time Sky, by Kristina Penton -
03/10/13 Humble Pie, by Michael Birchmore -
03/10/13 Ephemeral, by Boletilemang Gabokgatlhe -
03/10/13 Chernobyl, by Kiera Rees -
03/10/13 Pity, by Ndabenhle Mthembu -
03/10/13 Eventually The Sun Must Set, by Eudocia Pands -
03/10/13 Light Whisper, by Catherine Parker -
03/10/13 Free, by Susan O'Reilly -
03/10/13 The Shadow Show, by Maria Imran -
03/10/13 All alone, by Lucia Domingos Fula -
03/10/13 Finding Love Amongst Mass, by Jonathan Barrington -
03/10/13 Labrador, by Neil Fawcett -
03/10/13 Pink butterfly, by Keith Simmonds -
03/10/13 Counsellors Darkening Counsels, by Valentine Mbagu -