MAG Poetry Competition 2010 - search for new poems

About 80% of the participants in the 2010 poetry competition wished their poems to remain viewable on the website. Check these out here:

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Our ABC

by Mark Richardson

Our lessons learned, can only earn, so follow the ABC
A is for attention, all is there for all to see
B is for believe, trust your soul, this is the key

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Pourous Puzzle

by Mark Richardson

Viscosity verbal clouds our minds, and never lets us flow
Emotion driven action binds, slows our demise, slow
For we can reach the summit, and marinate in style
Engulf the jumping Jesters wit, this takes a little while

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Special

by mary dolan

I can communicate though I may not talk,
I can get around though I may not walk,
I can visualise though I may not see,
I can live a normal life though special needs be.

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All Ideas Stolen

by Matt Rider

all ideas stolen
from what was smelt, felt and seen.
thoughts covered in cobwebs
refreshed

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The Director

by Matthew Hogarth

That’s the old director’s plaster cast
On the wall, looking as if it were
Alive. I moved him around in times past
But there that piece a wonder now.

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Tunnel Light

by Matthew Wong

She was a girl of uptown disposition
Strutting around with sundown affectations
One night she went looking for some relaxation
Got caught up in the cross fire

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Down the Local

by Max Hawker

Immersion’s knackered, but we’re good here.
The King George pipes out our heat,
rations it through the masses,
licking it from the sweat of beefy blokes

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When Will You Come For Me?

by Meecha Bloxsidge

Seriously now, tired and a little avoidance weary,
I want to lay down my head on your shoulder.
Where have you been?
Didn’t I deserve you until now.

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I Take You With Me

by Meecha Bloxsidge

You are not lost my friend,
for you are coiled like a snake.
Hidden under the deep ember rock face,
that is my silent cavern.

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Episodic

by Merlene Fawdry Pugh

Another day wasted
in shadowy contemplation
the promise of peace; eternal peace
combative

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