Another Five Years

May 8, 2015

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Cameron, Miliband, Clegg by Political Cartoonist and Illustrator www.garybarker.co.uk

Tory blue covers yellow and red Leaving all other pretty much dead Except for the thistle who pricked a few thumbs A nationalist song is now hummed Heads will roll and blood will spill Whilst the people who voted don’t believe it’s real Another five years of hardships and cuts I for one have, like […]

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X Marks the Same Tired Old Thing

May 7, 2015

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UK General Election 2015 speakingofresearch.com

So, after my first attempt at voting failed I tried again after the working day had finished where I had more time on my hands to stand around dithering until it was my turn to put that ‘X‘ on the flimsy piece of paper. As I queued up thoughts tumbled around my head about the […]

Muppets and Lies

May 6, 2015

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vote muppet

So here we go again Another election, a cross to bare These Muppets with their lies Who are they kidding with their crocodile cries It’s us who are always left last The ones who scrimp and save Only for it to go from one hand to another They never listen Only when it’s too late […]

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Broken Angels (Katie Maguire series book 2) by Graham Masterton Book Review

May 6, 2015

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Broken Angels: Katie Maguire Series (Book 2) Picture courtesy of www.waterstones.com

I first read Graham Masterton many years ago when his main genre was horror which he did very well indeed so it came as a surprise when a few weeks ago I came across something recent by him in the crime genre set in one of my favourite places in the world; County Cork in […]

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Insecurity

May 4, 2015

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listening skills Picture courtesy of www.cartoonstock.com

Here he goes again, listening to their troubles and woes All the problems under the sun they think with them, anything goes What problems though do they have he asks himself? For to him it’s all self-made if they want the truth? He listens to them wide and far they the open book Keeping quiet […]

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The Dream of Maybe

May 4, 2015

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Girl Standing Alone In A Crowd... courtesy of imgarcade.com

Out for a stroll in the autumn sun She walks past people with money to burn Rushing in and out of shops they go All like ants in an organised flow Not her though as she slowly moves through The maddening crowds she wants to lose To a park with the peace of autumn to […]

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Her Tired Eyes

April 25, 2015

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Sad girl sat alone in street Picture courtesy of 9images.blogspot.com

She awakes with a yawn after a nap Afternoon now, her cat on her lap Her tired eyes stinging still Water splashed over, they do kill Her day is empty, nothing to do Bored is she, so she cooks some food No hobbies does she really have Food she eats that’s very bad She wiles […]

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