WORLD OF WORDS: Competition time

Limericks! Those tricky little verses which are amusing to read and the devil to write!

Wednesday, 17th August 2016, 3:40 pm
Updated Thursday, 25th August 2016, 6:41 pm
World of Words

Think you can do it? Make it pithy, make it naughty, make it topical, make it fun – and send it to us by Thursday, August 25.

The six best entries will appear on the World of Words page in September.

Here’s one start you off:

Cried an out of work actress: ‘Disaster!

I’ve broken my leg: it’s in plaster.’

Said her agent: ‘Too bad.

Still, she ought to be glad

That someone has finally ‘cast’ her.’

Send your entries to [email protected]

No entry fee, and the prize is the joy of seeing your verse in print!


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