Swallow – a poem about……..

I swallow your sweet nectar forever changing my landscape forgetting everything most relevant whilst staring at an expression most vacant. What are you? Who was I before you came to me? How do you manage to encapsulate me so easily? Is this a test or some cruel form of trickery? Questions remain unanswered yet, I …

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I Remember When – a poem about………

I remember when you got me a Spectrum computer friends shared games copying tape to tape ignoring copyright piracy we lived like gangsters. I remember when you made me play football I was shit yet you still found me a team and I played for your affection despite all criticism. I remember when half a …

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Every Day – a poem about…….

Every day, I take the same journey, A dull struggle to reach where I need to be, fighting against the constant flow of tedium, whilst attempting to maintain a sense of focus. Every day, I stare hard at the mirror, resenting the image presented before me, crawling into my sheltered world of false security, adding …

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Sin – a poem about……….

Spirit adorned in black descends upon me consuming my fragile and worthless mind forcing me to repent from within. Hours spent listening to sermons failed to heal my tattered soul raising more questions than answers I'm seduced by the serpent once more. Holy Mother why do you let me bleed? why didn't you embrace me …

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Glimmer – a poem about…………

It all started with a fist. Projected with force against my sweet cheek, propelling claret liquid outward, against my shirt, the floor and those who stood near. Despite their cheer, mostly formed by fear, I doubt they would really want to be near, what was to become. For let me be truthful, the bully was …

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