Competition

Ode worthy

3 November 2016 3:00 pm

In Competition No. 2972 you were invited to supply an ode on a Grayson Perry urn. Frank McDonald wasn’t keen:…

Lines on the left

29 October 2016 9:00 am

In Competition No. 2971 you were invited to submit poems written by Jeremy Corbyn. The seven printed below take £20…

Lines on the left

27 October 2016 2:00 pm

In Competition No. 2971 you were invited to submit poems written by Jeremy Corbyn. The seven printed below take £20…

Ig Nobel

22 October 2016 9:00 am

In Competition No. 2970 you were invited to supply an extract from an Ig Nobel Prize-winner’s speech that describes the…

Ig Nobel

20 October 2016 2:00 pm

In Competition No. 2970 you were invited to supply an extract from an Ig Nobel Prize-winner’s speech that describes the…

Ig Nobel

20 October 2016 2:00 pm

In Competition No. 2970 you were invited to supply an extract from an Ig Nobel Prize-winner’s speech that describes the…

Autumnal

15 October 2016 9:00 am

In Competition No. 2969 you were invited to submit a poem about autumn in the style of the poet of…

Autumnal

13 October 2016 2:00 pm

In Competition No. 2969 you were invited to submit a poem about autumn in the style of the poet of…

Creation story

8 October 2016 9:00 am

In Competition No. 2968 you were-invited to take the title of a short story by Ted Hughes, How the Whale…

Creation story

6 October 2016 2:00 pm

In Competition No. 2968 you were-invited to take the title of a short story by Ted Hughes, How the Whale…

If

1 October 2016 9:00 am

In Competition No. 2967 you were invited to submit an article written by the author of your choice under the…

If

29 September 2016 1:00 pm

In Competition No. 2967 you were invited to submit an article written by the author of your choice under the…

Right-on rhymes

24 September 2016 9:00 am

In Competition No. 2966 you were invited to filter popular nursery rhymes through the prism of political correctness. Some years…

Right-on rhymes

22 September 2016 1:00 pm

In Competition No. 2966 you were invited to filter popular nursery rhymes through the prism of political correctness. Some years…

Selfie

17 September 2016 9:00 am

In Competition No. 2965, an enormously popular one, you were invited to write a poem about a verse form, written…

Selfie

15 September 2016 1:00 pm

In Competition No. 2965, an enormously popular one, you were invited to write a poem about a verse form, written…

No idea

10 September 2016 9:00 am

In Competition No. 2964 you were invited to suggest a really bad idea for one, or several, of the following:…

No idea

8 September 2016 1:00 pm

In Competition No. 2964 you were invited to suggest a really bad idea for one, or several, of the following:…

North and South

3 September 2016 9:00 am

In Competition No. 2963 you were invited to submit a poem about the North or the South or one comparing…

North and South

1 September 2016 1:00 pm

In Competition No. 2963 you were invited to submit a poem about the North or the South or one comparing…

Body talk

27 August 2016 9:00 am

In Competition No. 2962 you were invited to supply a poem about a body part of an author of your…

Body talk

25 August 2016 1:00 pm

In Competition No. 2962 you were invited to supply a poem about a body part of an author of your…

Act of contrition

20 August 2016 9:00 am

In Competition No. 2961 you were invited to submit limericks that might have been written by Boris Johnson in an…

Act of contrition

18 August 2016 1:00 pm

In Competition No. 2961 you were invited to submit limericks that might have been written by Boris Johnson in an…

Summertime

12 August 2016 11:00 pm

In Competition No. 2960 you were invited to submit a poem on the theme of summer in which the last…