Henley on Thames; May; two thousand and five
Elections are looming: do you still want to thrive?
Parliament's sleeping: no Government now
Each qualified voter should vote; and here's how:
Surrender your card to confirm that it's you,Then pencil your cross; in the space for the BLUE
With this as a guide, I am going to run a NZ Election Poetry Competition.
The rules are thus:
- It has to make reference to a New Zealand political party or personality.
- It has to take the piss out of one of the above.
- It must not be serious.
- It must be topical.
- All entries must be emailed to me (president(@)vuwsa.org.nz) and I will post them on my blog. I will only post poems that are clever and funny, not abusive or offensive poems.
Services to International Literature.
I will endevour to have the best right and left poems published in my President's column in Salient (providing Emily lets me).