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HOLLYWOOD ACTRESS READS YOUR POEMS

Hollywood Actress, Eileen Grubba, will read YOUR winning poem from our "My Disabled World" poetry competition on behalf of their chosen charity. They (your...

“MY DISABLED WORLD” – HERE ARE ALL YOUR POEMS (THIS IS PART FOUR)

There are 123 poems entered for our "My Disabled World" poetry competition          HERE IS PART FOUR (25 Poems) In all there are 123...

“MY DISABLED WORLD” – HERE ARE ALL YOUR POEMS (THIS IS PART THREE)

There are 126 poems entered for our "My Disabled World" poetry competition          HERE IS PART THREE (23 Poems) In all there are...

“MY DISABLED WORLD” – HERE ARE ALL YOUR POEMS (THIS IS PART TWO)

There are 126 poems entered for our "My Disabled World" poetry competition HERE IS PART TWO (29 Poems) In all there are 126 entries and here,...

“MY DISABLED WORLD” HERE ARE ALL THE POEMS (THIS IS PART ONE)

There are 126 poems entered for our "My Disabled World" poetry competition HERE IS PART ONE (44 Poems) In all there are 123 entries and here,...

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