Monthly Archives: June 2013

  1. The News In Poetry Day 100: Good News

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    June 21, 2013 by Sez

    On the last day of the News In Poetry , a positive story. Also happy anniversary to my lovely wife …
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  2. The News In Poetry Day 99: Govematics

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    June 20, 2013 by Sez

    http://metro.co.uk/2013/06/19/teachers-react-with-fury-at-plans-for-rise-in-working-hours-3848733/ In summer they get six weeks off Another two at Christmas break. They say the job is hard? I …
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  3. The News In Poetry Day 98: Surprise!

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    June 19, 2013 by Sez

    This headline on the BBC website made me read “surprise” as a gender identity… Not Prince, not Princess; Royal Baby. …
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  4. The News In Poetry Day 97: The Standing Man

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    June 18, 2013 by Sez

    http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-22949632 This man standing in silence in the park For hours now. The sky is growing dark The sun has …
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  5. The News In Poetry Day 96: Sweets

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    June 17, 2013 by Sez

    http://www.independent.co.uk/news/uk/crime/ian-brady-makes-public-plea-to-be-transferred-from-hospital-so-he-can-die-in-prison-8661278.html He was so generous, long ago: He handed death to every child Like lollipops: they grabbed at it And …
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  6. The News In Poetry Day 95: Nigella

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    June 16, 2013 by Sez

    http://www.mirror.co.uk/news/uk-news/nigella-lawson-attacked-husband-see-1955564 She kisses him upon his cheek Her throat still bruised from his embrace Becoming more subdued and meek, She …
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  7. The News In Poetry Day 94: The Ballad of Olgar and Raymon

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    June 15, 2013 by Sez

    A local news story today. Hope they show up… http://m.sheffieldtelegraph.co.uk/news/local/couple-s-appeal-after-pet-alpacas-are-stolen-from-home-1-5765108 Oh the rustlers rode to Ringinglow Where the sweet alpaca …
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