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BRITAIN HAS ITS BISCUITS

Britain Has Its Biscuits .. .   Alongside the apothecary of jars and potionsthe baker’s biscuit designed to aid digestionwas accepted by the nation not bicarbonatebut by skill in appropriating diffused libations In this regard it waits in line behind … Continue reading

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THIS BRITAIN .. .

THIS BRITAIN .. . . I woke one day in that awful season pulling wallpaper from the drabbest wall I heard the cuckoo in my head, that sound I had come to dread and larks ascending Descending, on an unmade … Continue reading

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EPIPHANY with CARL JUNG and A MERE RABBIT!

Epiphany with Carl Jung and a mere Rabbit …  …   … I sat beside that old and weary cherry tree Gnarled and leaning like a drunken man Put my sorry life into some sort of perspective There is no … Continue reading

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JOSH THE STREET-SINGER !

‘Street Courage’ I first saw him standing on a street corner opposite the coffee shop I heard him singing words I’d heard before that made me stop In my tracks and the hairs on my neck stood up  ‘Little boxes … Continue reading

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ZEALOTRY and ZEALOUSY .. .

ZEALOTRY and ZEALOUSY .. . .. I lit the burning pyre in a moment of irrational desire Yet when is desire rational, in a private mortuary fire A book of pictures of young girls my Auntie Ursula bought Five famous … Continue reading

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MODERN WORKS 2020 ~ 17 – PHIL LYNOTT WAS A POET

A NEW PUBLICATION: MODERN WORKS 2020 ~ 17 – POEM 15 To celebrate the launch of my NEW booklet containing 16 diverse poems and essays entitled : MODERN WORKS 2020 – I am happy to offer a signed, printed hard-copy … Continue reading

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MODERN WORKS 2O20 ~ 14 – POLLOCK SHORES

A NEW PUBLICATION: MODERN WORKS 2020 ~ 14 – POEM 12 To celebrate the launch of my NEW booklet containing 16 diverse poems and essays entitled : MODERN WORKS 2020 – I am happy to offer a signed, printed hard-copy … Continue reading

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MODERN WORKS 2020 ~ 12 – THE ART MAN I

A NEW PUBLICATION: MODERN WORKS 2020 ~ 12 – POEM 10 To celebrate the launch of my NEW booklet containing 16 diverse poems and essays entitled : MODERN WORKS 2020 – I am happy to offer a signed, printed hard-copy … Continue reading

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MODERN WORKS 2020 ~ 8 – BUDAPEST

A NEW PUBLICATION: MODERN WORKS 2020 ~ 8 – POEM 6 To celebrate the launch of my NEW booklet containing 16 diverse poems and essays entitled : MODERN WORKS 2020 – I am happy to offer a signed, printed hard-copy … Continue reading

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LOOKING FOR LIFE’S SURPRISES .. .

THE LOST 1980’s JOURNALS .   .   . LOOKING FOR LIFE’S SURPRISES .. . REMEMBERING VENTNOR 1975 .. . .. Grey bulging clouds hang like badly drawn curtains Broken by pinholes of lemon-gold laser light Whose beams create this … Continue reading

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