Monthly Archives: May 2014

The Novel

As you might expect, I have been writing a novel. It was six and a half years of dipping in and out and writing a couple of pages every three months or so, and then forgetting about it again. Then … Continue reading

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Catching Up With An Old Friend

I read hype In medical JournelleAnd somehowIt isAll that I expectedOf youHow you areThese daysLiving wellWith young familyAs a cancerIn my lungsIn my liverAnd in my throat.

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The Drill

In my last band, we tried so hard to turn this into a song. Obviously not all of it, just bits. Long long story but it never worked. The chorus (not featured here) was killer though. You would love it. … Continue reading

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Collaboration with D.N.P (click it)   My good friend D.N.P wanted to use some of this blog for a noise/soundscape project, and I was only too delighted to oblige. This link is four of the thirteen tracks we recorded – … Continue reading

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Rain from my office window

I’m sitting here, my girl is overseas, I am running on caffeine and brief, weird sleep. No feeling for this work. More than usual though. Want to curl up in a ball and play strategy games. Maybe I’ll cancel my … Continue reading

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The Bulkheads

“We are raising the bulkheads, William. You need to be ready for the deluge.” I have heard this before. My name is not William. Get away from me. I always have bulkheads raised. It makes it harder to move, I … Continue reading

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After You’d Gone

Mister recommended We get out of the hole We called him Mister Because he missed her When he went for her   Buddy Said we ought to stay He looked like Buddy Holly And he always reeked Of fireworks   … Continue reading

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