Tag Archives: LIFE

ALZHEIMER POET

ALZHEIMER POET I’ve heard that thud before    that thud on the floorAnd then a dog barking so I forgot  so many things to do      but I haven’t really Abstract thoughts line up    like pegs in your … Continue reading

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NINETEEN .. .

NINETEEN .. . . Nineteen, I started writing when I was nineteen but that’s a lie The child became a man when he had learned to cry If I was nineteen today I might just long to die \.. . … Continue reading

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MODERN WORKS 2020 ~ 18 – TOO ENDLESSLY

A NEW PUBLICATION: FINAL CALL MODERN WORKS 2020 ~ 17 – POEM 16 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, … Continue reading

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OUTTAKES – NOT AN OUTTAKE -THE JOLLY GREEN GIANT

THE JOLLY GREEN GIANT . . . ~ ~ ~ A green giant of a steamroller All shiny green-grey metal, painted, polished Made to work, to last, made well Turning slowly its huge hardened drums The thunder of which rumbles … Continue reading

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RESOLUTION

RESOLUTION … It was always easier when the burnt sun dried the perspiration on your neck The old boy shuffled the cards of the deck, fingered, worn, creased, greased, flecked It seemed with traces of blood but it was just … Continue reading

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OUTTAKES ~ 04 – Guilt never wears a happy face!

OUTTAKES – 04 I’ve been in the attic, I’ve been in the cellar, I raided my notebooks –I’M HAVING A YARD SALE – It’s a Car Boot – THEY’RE UNFINISHED LINES, unfinished poems, POEMS THAT MISSED OUT ON PREVIOUS RETROSPECTIVES, … Continue reading

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BUCKETS OF RAIN

BUCKETS OF RAIN by Bob Dylan GUEST POEM (Lyrics) Buckets of rain Buckets of tears Got all them buckets comin’ out of my ears Buckets of moonbeams in my hand You got all the love Honey baby, I can stand … Continue reading

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OUTTAKES – 03 ~ THE TRASH MAN

OUTTAKES – 03 . ⚙︎   ⚙︎   ⚙︎ …  …  … THE TRASH MAN …   …   … . nunun . I am a bin man taking the trash Loading up on peoples throw-outs I seen my share of care Fourteen cents … Continue reading

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A FOREWARD & AN ESSAY ~ ‘The Trials Of Miles Blackman’

An Essay and a Foreward to the autobiographical poem THE TRIALS OF MILES BLACKMAN ⚛︎ During the early lockdown period of the Covid-19 pandemic I ran a series of Posts on my edenbray8 blog site with helpful notes from my own point of view. … Continue reading

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THE TRIALS OF MILES BLACKMAN – a modern-day saint

THE TRIALS OF MILES BLACKMAN A MODERN DAY SAINT .. This day the sun had shone it’s fair share, it was a lemon in the sky Purple stained clouds hanging like stranded, used confetti drifting by The wedding happened earlier, … Continue reading

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