Posts Tagged "Valentine’s day"

Hallmark Romantic Verse Competition Returns for Valentine’s 2011

Hallmark Romantic Verse Competition Returns for Valentine’s 2011

Hallmark Romantic Verse Competition Returns for Valentine’s 2011 BRADFORD, England, January 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ — – UK Wide Search for the Best Twittermantic – Winner Receives a Luxury Romantic Break Away After the huge success of last year’s Twittermantic competition, which saw more than 600 entries, Hallmark Cards is again giving the UK’s wannabe...

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What Do You Want to Write About……………?

What Do You Want to Write About……………?

I’ve had a lot of messages from people telling me they haven’t written anything for many years, or that they dry up when they pick up a pen, or that the blank paper/screen stares back at them like a mean teacher as if to say ‘who do you think you are, writing poetry, writing prose – writing anything!’ If you’ve ever had that feeling, here are a couple of ...

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Guide to Writing Short Poems

Guide to Writing Short Poems

Following on from yesterday’s post about my judging  the Twitter Valentine’s poetry competition hosted by Hallmark, I’m delighted to announce that my special 6 page guide to writing short poems is now ready – it’s packed with great tips and will tell you how some famous poets (including the Poet Laureate, Carol Ann Duffy) compose their works!  This guide is valued...

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Valentine’s Poetry Twitter Competition

Valentine’s Poetry Twitter Competition

A Valentine's Message Valentine’s Fun & Romance on Twitter Hallmark Cards are running a great competition, of which I’m really delighted to be a judge,  where you can win a £500 holiday – simply by composing a 140 character Valentine’s message – your verse can be any style you like – funny,witty,  romantic, serious, light-hearted….whatever...

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