Why Janus? Because headlines often look back or generate memories of the past as well as reflecting potential future events or problems; also Janus is normally portrayed in profile and I’m trying to give a sideways take on issues wherever I can.
It is based on the news headlines of each day as displayed on the internet. Principal sources are: BBC, ITV, The Guardian, The Independent, The Telegraph, The Daily Mail and generic news sources such as Reddit, Yahoo, Google, Talktalk.
The verse may be serious, humorous, ridiculous, satirical, descriptive, a story. It could be formal structured verse (such as a rondeau or sonnet) or free verse, rhymed or unrhymed – anything goes, no rules!! Something for everyone, I hope.