A Mighty Heart

Alone she walked through the woods With a mighty heart inside The sublime beauty of the night Killed by the ...
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Recollections of a Lumberjack

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One Winter Night

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The Siren

She lay there, splayed in the cold winter night, dark charcoal eyes now wide open in fright, naysayers would claim ...
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And then comes the winter

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As once when I stood on the cliff of years

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winter, breath, night, beauty, heart




1. The poem can be either a free verse or a narrative.

2. All the given words should appear in the poem and may be used anywhere in any order, however, entries can be on any subject.

3. All poems must have a title and must be between 20 to 25 lines in length (excluding title).

4. Poem/s must be the entrant’s original work and entries must not have been published, self-published, published on a website, broadcast or featured anywhere.

5. Every poet may submit up to 3 entries.

6. Send your poems to in a word document along with poet’s bio in 2-3 lines (in the third person). You may also submit the cover of your poem.

The closing date of the competition is 25 November 2018.


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