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As We Walked

I dreamed, last night That we were walking through the forest As shades of our former selves. Not at-a-time but all at once, it seemed From schoolboy humour through to jobs and ‘scenes’ I could not help but cry with … Continue reading

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Him

You didn’t know him, then. He had eyes that glimmered but could be as dark as coal if he desired. I was never his equal, not in my eyes, as he wove words and charm and fire and love and … Continue reading

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IDST

This one was going to be one for the band, a set of lyrics. But I don’t do much music anymore, so I guess it’s time to call it a poem and be done.   Me and you I bought … Continue reading

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Shameless

You’re shameless You and I, Some time long ago We could have been famous. You’re foolish And sad And now I look at you I don’t remember what we could have had I don’t remember springs, summers Being bounders and … Continue reading

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Persuasion/Negotiation Skills

I’m hanging on your every word So uncalled for, so ridiculous And yet never absurd I’m alive to possibilities You don’t frighten me I wish we had spent more time together Way back when I think that I could follow … Continue reading

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Good Lad

Live-Tweeting the beating, He was on a roll Inciting so much mass movement Yet so cynical Eyes widened By sidewinders skimming past He opened the wound And unpicked the stitches He was free at last I’ve known him So long … Continue reading

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Interview

The suit was heavy – smelled clinical. It made him feel unwell. But, of course, it was supposed to protect him from sickness. Regarding the blurred inside of the helmet, visible on the edges of the visor, in the corners … Continue reading

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Conversation In Basement Flat

‘Weather’s vile’ ‘Sure. You be like that’ ‘What do you mean? It’s raining every kind of hell’ ‘You sun-worshipper’ ‘Don’t call me that’ … ‘It’s getting darker’ ‘I can see that’ ‘When do you want to do it?’ ‘When do … Continue reading

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Salamandarama

He was an easier catch than I would have thought. The kid, the man now, looking around and less “up”, more “down”. I never would have guessed this was the same dude, as used to kick it hard when we … 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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