Archive for the 'Political' Category

The Human Creed

Wednesday, November 7th, 2018

The sky bloomed a pregnant pause Sickly in its gestation As the world shuddered beneith Fear clung Choking populations In their own effluent The stars pin wheeled around Obscuring the clouds As the world waited Crimes of history Lay as grimy stains On Mother Natures pinafor A mushroom enveloped the weather And the pause was […]

urban project

Sunday, October 28th, 2018

Urban project misalined Pavements cracked That guy smacked Of no good Full of shoulds A few broke coulds Into the woulds Dreams crashed The get away car Wrecked Stolen stash Thoughts mash Meshed Left behind Small and scrawny Stowaway Fire engine rides Skate boards fine Up the concrete ramp Into the night Wet shimmer of […]

ADHD The Polymath Dream

Friday, September 28th, 2018

They say I am a polymath A genius well how about that! With my distraction…. Oooo glitter! And attention span on plankton ADHme – genius How’d that come to be? Flittering thoughts Here and there Filtering concepts without care Ideas fall into haphazard intellectual snares Maths, music, history A little of all But distracted by […]

All Your Internets Belong To Us

Tuesday, August 28th, 2018

All your internets belong to us All your message exchange we see To Whom and when and where So don’t you dare Step out of line Or we will spy Listen with taps upon the line Are you disobeying? Did you buy a chicken Offer your boyfriend a licking? We’ll decide what’s right and wrong […]

After Apocalypse

Monday, May 21st, 2018

Dark twisted loam Lay in ribbons Upon the landscape River clogging It choked the plane Drenched in the bones Of those who had made it Toxic leachate Spumes forth Nothing but their corroded skin Killing the life Already obliterated from within

Somebody Please – Audio

Tuesday, November 14th, 2017

Recording of my song Somebody Please Within and Without by Salaric

Gay Marriage Video

Thursday, September 7th, 2017

Video of my poem Gay Marriage made a couple of years ago now!

Fiery Redemption

Monday, August 28th, 2017

Recording of my song Fiery Redemption. Within and Without by Salaric

Strong and Stable

Wednesday, June 7th, 2017

I can’t help but see it as a metaphor The Billboards and the when and where they are Buses and vans with adverts on Placed just so, by the so and sos Strong and stable blew over in the wind Blocked the roads Congesting the arteries of commerce Is it ironic or perverse? Strong and […]

Gloucester Cathedral Poetry Reading

Sunday, May 28th, 2017

Back in 2012 to my amazement I ended up performing in Gloucester Cathedral – this was just at the point where in Russia Pussy Riot had been jailed for performing in a church. This is a video of my performance and my little speech about being lucky.