MAG Poetry Competition 2011 - search for new poems

About 44% of the participants in the 2011 poetry competition wished their poems to remain viewable on the website. Check these out here:

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This is W.A.R

by Dane Hurst

We are righteous, upright and marching forwards,
training as we go to fight against iniquity.
Little to live for but too much to not die for.
Martyrs or peacemakers, civilians or workers,

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White Light

by Dane Hurst

Old man sitting there, stone cold sober
on the cold stone bridge, his life almost over.
Face bright as the sun, clouds dark as night
white knuckles, white breath, white light.

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Shellshocked

by Daniel Crate

Shellshocked soldiers
shellshocked nuns
shellshocked children
holding guns

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Broken Biscuits

by Daniel Crate

Red colored onions, dying clowns
making their way through the crowd
broken biscuits, packed into
boxes,looking appealing to you?

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i

by Daniel Crate

I have been piano
I have been drum
I have been an orchestra
I have been numb

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Colour

by Daniel Crate

Colour me in
colour me fast
colour the sky

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Adlib

by Daniel Crate

Ad lib recordings
ad lib shoes
ad lib photographs
photos of you

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Bells

by Daniel Crate

Three pigeons driving in a car
towards the place they know you are
lonely customer at checkout wall
programmed to be straight and tall

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Scars

by Daniel Crate

Do you have any scar concealer
anything to make it less clearer
to hide these wounds
that I carry each day

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inbox (1)

by Daniel Winters

dont try
to change
me
cos

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