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WELCOMEI am a musician, sometime poet and songwriter, a budding artist and a divorced, retired primary school teacher. On my site I plan to share bits and pieces of everything. As I build my blog all are welcome to visit and engage with it and through it, me !
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Category Archives: My word !
Ya can keep yer priests Yer rabbis too. All yer mullahs, imams, Yer atheistical crew. Politicos and terrorists, Who raise the flag Of sect and country, Leave me to my crag. You’ve all the answers Expounded with certitude. Vomiting … Continue reading
” Each day, at round about the same time, the old man would shuffle quietly into the church, bless himself, nod towards the altar and sit into the same place in the same pew right at the back of the … Continue reading
It begins as a new year and then a few weeks go by and it’s a new month. Before you know it, it’s the beginning of a new season. So here I am now at the beginning of a … Continue reading
Nor guilt nor grief Shall torment me When in the ground I lie. For
What a strange time. What a strange place to be. Within me . Without me . Floating and sinking at at the same time. Feeling deeply . Not feeling at all. Holding back. Letting go. Reaching out. Curling into … Continue reading
” What do I need to know for today ? “ It’s Tuesday, March 29th and I am sitting here trying to put a post together, struggling against lethargy, tiredness, procrastination and a general feeling of being washed out. I … Continue reading
There is so much I want to say that I am almost speechless. Brussels, Paris, Ankara, Istanbul, New York, Baghdad, Aleppo…………….. The list goes on and no doubt will be added to before any form of a solution is found. … Continue reading
Skipping between radio stations yesterday, I happened upon this song. I’ve always loved it and I suppose I always knew the day would come when I would hear it for the first time after Dad’s death. Yesterday was that day.
So here we are . It’s Thursday already and I have nothing written all week. Been busy, writing has been on my mind a lot though. On my mind. Not on the page. Didn’t know where to start . Didn’t … Continue reading