Just the Words

Just the Words


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Suffering from writer’s block for that wedding speech, family party or birthday card? Looking for a unique poem which will really please the crowd? 

Let us create you an original and unforgettable rhyme with our personalised poetry service.

We turn your thoughts, facts and feelings into a rhyming couplet verse to help you deliver a poem your recipient will always remember. Our style can be tailored to your needs, from funny to factual, energetic to emotional. 

Poems are designed and sent digitally to you via email to print yourself. For a printed and framed poem please see the 'Framed Poems' section. 

We are open to writing for any event and have strong experience in:

  • A personalised poem for a birthday card
  • 'Will you be my bridesmaid?' poem
  • 'Thank you bridesmaid' poem
  • A couples poem for a wedding ceremony 
  • An 'in memory' poem for a funeral 
  • A wedding anniversary poem 
  • Any poem about an individual for a special occasion 

Our Easy Peasy Speech Process:

  1. Place your order for the number of lines with payment (see recommendations below)
  2. At the checkout page insert your information into the 'TELL US THE FACTS!' section to help us write your poem about the person of your choice, 
  3. Give us 3-5 days to turn your subject into a personalised, one-off poem! The rhyme is emailed to you and at this point you can choose to tweak or comment on the words until you are 100% happy.


  • 15 lines: Approx 45 seconds. Perfect for a birthday card. 
  • 20 lines: Approx 1 minute. Perfect for a bridesmaid poem. 
  • 30 lines: Approx 1.5 minutes. Perfect for an anniversary poem.
  • 40 lines: Approx 2 minutes. Perfect for a wedding poem. 
  • 60 lines: Approx 3 minutes. Perfect for a memory poem. 

If unsure of the above, please talk to your poet first!