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THE AMATEUR

The Amateur .. . EDITION ONE .. . The amateur who carries a nickel flask       stumbles cold around up on prospector hill always less dangerous than the fanatic      who stands manacled to his redoubted past … Continue reading

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4 and 20 – WERE YOU ALONE?

4 and 20 – Were You Alone? 4 and 20 – WERE YOU ALONE? 4 and 20 – were you alone?did you moan? when they beat you with sticksdid it make you feel sick? Did their dirty white facesgreedy and … 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 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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its another bailey .. . begin

THE LOST JOURNAL 1980’s .. . its a bailey .. . using no traditional punctuation begin .. .     .. . i think it was the enjoyment of hearing other recollections and reminiscences which gave me the confidence to … Continue reading

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AS IS LIFE! .. .

AS IS LIFE! .. .   So painting – the life of paint – is a struggle! and a trial, and a test – as is life! There must be patience, endurance and some agony for the ecstasy, for the … Continue reading

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The DESDEMONA

The DESDEMONA .. . .. Keep sweet and holy and remember to laugh Your serious nature can make you glum, even morose All sorrow carries its own joy though often born deep Although we do defend the truth the truth … Continue reading

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MODERN WORKS 2020 – 1 – FOREWORD

A NEW PUBLICATION: MODERN WORKS 2020 ~ 1 – THE FOREWORD 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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LONDON TOWN BY THE DIRTY WATER

LONDON TOWN by THE DIRTY WATER (LONDON TOWN BY THE PURPLE WATER)  … Walked from the West End to Streatham once  we had been out on the razzle-dazzle Lived there later, I knew London Town It’s back streets and its … Continue reading

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