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:

Filter Poems By Author's First Name

  1. A
  2. B
  3. C
  4. D
  5. E
  6. F
  7. G
  8. H
  9. I
  10. J
  11. K
  12. L
  13. M
  14. N
  15. O
  16. P
  17. Q
  18. R
  19. S
  20. T
  21. U
  22. V
  23. W
  24. X
  25. Y
  26. Z
  27. All

Lilacs and Blood

by Callum Evans

Pale violet.
A beautiful colour, don’t you think?
Striking, symbolic and

View in full


by Candi Martin

Perspiring to the empty beat of a club
Held together with Hennes.
You peer through designer lenses.

View in full

Janet Brown

by Caroline Hansen

On a polypropelene chair

In the Doctors’ surgery,

She was dancing in her dreams

As she waited to be called

View in full


by Carroll Miles

Before the written word was around,
Mankind planted seeds in the ground.
Some flourished; some did not.
Weather also could destroy his crop.

View in full

Where's Bin Laden?

by Cassandra dalton

Bin laden in Harrods, sipping tea with Fayed,
discussing our Will's, what a fine looking lad.
He's having a great time , he's enjoying the beer.
He's sent me a postcard wishing me here.

View in full

A Day Called Yesterday

by Celia Topping

They sailed on the ice cold wintry wind
Across the seas from north, to the warmth of the south
They had a message for my ears to hear...

View in full


by chang anthony

The words seem to rhyme
but will time
produce a sentence?
The wordsform from

View in full

Out there somewhere

by chang anthony

I know you are
out there somewhere
gazing into the vast
endless firmament.

View in full

Giant's dream

by chang anthony

We all live in a giant's dream,
hear his cries all night
wait for the sunbeam
to put us out of sight.

View in full

To You

by Charles Clive


View in full