On your very special day,
we’ll give you the words to say, have no nerves and have no fear, John the poet man is here…

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John Walsh

Writer, Poet

I create speeches through poetry.
These witty and humorous poetry speeches are perfect for weddings, birthdays, anniversaries and many other special events. I work with you to capture special moments and write in a tone that suits the occasion and the audience.



Choose from an option below to order your own bespoke poem!


An 8-12 verse bespoke poem

Client will give the poet all the information and will be emailed to the customer within 5 working days

Suitable for weddings/birthdays/anniversaries etc

Customer will get one opportunity to edit the poem

For an additional £50, the client will get a copy of the poem framed and posted to any location within the UK


A 12-16 verse of bespoke poetry

Client will get a phone call from the poet to discuss the poem in detail

Suitable for weddings/birthdays/anniversaries etc

Customer will get an opportunity to edit the poem twice

Customer will get a video of how the poem is to be presented

Client will receive a framed copy of the poem to any location within the UK


A 16+ verse bespoke poem

A personal meeting with the poet either face to face or through skype

Suitable for after dinner speeches

Client will get three opportunities to edit the poem

Suitable for corporate speeches

Suitable for CEOs and senior management

Client will receive a framed copy of the poem to any location within the UK

John’s poem was a highlight of our wedding. It got the biggest laughs. We loved his incomprabale wit, timing, rhyming and prose. Such a great memory to look back on. We can only thank John for this incredible gift and highly recommend him for anyone’s big day or special event.

Shane Fallon

John provides a unique and excellent service that allows you to relax and enjoy special occassions. He has an incredible gift at stringing words together and great patience in delivering a message that is personal to you.

Brian O’Malley


The fear of writing and presenting a speech can be a hindrance to many people. Having it in the back of your mind for months on end can lead to worry and anxiety.

Here at www.thepoetinmotion.com we take away all your worries and give you a unique, bespoke poem to present on the big day.

Beautiful words with a nice rhyme and a perfect layout, added with the emotion of the day will make you the star of the show and will give you the chance to relax.


If you’re not exactly sure of what you would like drop me a line