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Freedom Competition Winners

Dear All;
Here are the freedom competition winners..
1st Place
Freedom by Paul Blackburn
2nd Place
Freedom - no such thing by Ann Foxglove
3rd Place
Freedom by Chris Dawson
Have lots of comments to post over the next few days but I am sure you would like say congratulations to Paul with me.


◄ A few short short poems (1)

The Other Side (Space Poem) ►


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Laura Taylor

Mon 8th Nov 2010 14:30

Congratulations Paul, and to Ann and Chris - nice one.

And a big thank you to Andy for running it :) cheers :)

I'm looking forward to the next one - it's fun writing on a shared theme

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Andy N

Mon 8th Nov 2010 08:19

mid-week I hope to sort out my last note on the comp (ended up been away for the week-end) but I just want to add, it was a pleasure organising the comp and I had so much praise, it almost makes me feel big-headed - lol.

For the next competition, I have been speaking to Paul - more details to follow!

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winston plowes

Mon 8th Nov 2010 00:11

yes, well done everybody it was a great exercise, bring on the next topic (Paul?) Win x

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Lynn Dye

Sun 7th Nov 2010 20:12

Well done and Congratulations to Paul, Ann and Chris. xxx

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Ann Foxglove

Sun 7th Nov 2010 18:38

Gobsmacked to come second - well done Paul! And I am chuffed! xx

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Paul F Blackburn

Sun 7th Nov 2010 16:02

I'd like to thank everyone who voted for the poem, it's much appreciated. I hoped you would like a poem about Freedom that gave the reader the freedom to complete it.

Andy said a number of glamorous women voted for it so thanks to them though, obviously, no more so than the common people, like me - er not that I voted for it er you know what I mean.

I enjoyed a lot of the other poems too so well done everyone who entered and particularly the well deserved runners up.

To give you all a chance in future I'll not enter another competition ;) So now you've no excuse for not entering the next one.

Meanwhile, back to the begging letter to Rachel McGladdery and congratulations to her on winning the far more prestigious and lucrative John Lennon slam!

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Sun 7th Nov 2010 15:01

I thought Paul's poem was brill - very quirky. Well done all and well done Andy for organising it. It went so well. I meant to comment on all but in the end there were just too many to keep up with. x

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Chris Dawson

Sun 7th Nov 2010 14:58

Thank-you Janet, and I absolutely agree with you about the winner. Well done to Ann too.
Interesting, I thought, that all 3 poems are so different!

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Sun 7th Nov 2010 13:05

Worthy winner Mr. Blackburn. Many congratulations.. and please don't be coy, you deserve it! :-)

Well done to Ann and Chris too.
Here is a kiss for each of you.

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