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Alan Berkeley Thomas has been writing verse since his schooldays. In March 2006 Alan won the title of Daily Mirror People’s Poet Laureate for his poem ‘When My Love Is Far Away’. The judges were Daisy Goodwin and the UK's 'real' Poet Laureate, Carol Ann Duffy.

Submitted Poems 4 total

Is There Sex in Heaven?

The Human Is there sex in Heaven? It seems there'd be no use For those who are in Heaven Don't need to reproduce No need for little babies No need of man and wife For those who are in Heaven Enjoy eternal Life The Angel Sadly, my...

by Alan Berkeley Thomas

added by alanbthomas
4 days ago
Closing Down

Closing Down No one cares for Mothercare And Blockbusters' gone bust Woolworths is worth nothing now And neither's Toys R Us No discounts now from MultiYork And Poundworld's out of change Thomas Cook has lost its looks And Comet's out of range ...

by Alan Berkeley Thomas

added by alanbthomas
5 days ago
Street Poetry

Take the words out of the books Strip them from the page Free them like a kite Post them in the sky Like starlight Set the verses free Let them roam on plains Paste them on billboards Carve them on walls Spray them on railway carriages Project t...

by Alan Berkeley Thomas

added by alanbthomas
6 days ago
I Am a 21st Century Man

I am a twenty-first century man My head is screwed on far too tight I spend all my daytimes on Instagram Then tweeting on Twitter all night. I eat little food and I use little fuel I take all the latest advice No meat and no fish in my dinnertime...

by Alan Berkeley Thomas

added by alanbthomas
6 days ago

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