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Self-Made Gaol

September 28, 2012

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He sits alone in his bedsit Only a wall for his view The TV reception on the blink So the radio he does choose He lives in filth and squalor Dirt everywhere he looks Teabags three days old on the side Rotted and brown by dirty books Food long out of date Sits in cupboards […]

Outside My Window

September 28, 2012

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From 5am ’till ten at night Sounds so loud, birds take flight Builders and dustmen, deliveries too Outside my window night sky to blue A grey town and empty shops Patrolled by rent-a-cops Barely a bustle anymore This town dead long before Pubs closing and restaurants too Betting shops grow, much to lose Charity shops […]

The Slaughter of Wolves

September 27, 2012

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Breaks my heart What I’ve been reading Wolves being slaughtered Their broken bodies bleeding Whilst a hunter smiles His picture taken With his trophy kill Their souls forsaken Trapped in wire or Metal teeth Guns and poisons It beggars belief That we call ourselves Civilised When all you hear Is the sad wolves cry Some […]

Silent Noise

September 27, 2012

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Silence Peace and calm No sound Can invade But listen Carefully Silent noise Rings away In your ears High pitched In your head This silent noise True peace Does it exist? Unsure Just a myth? Noise everywhere Even in silence

There Comes A Time

September 27, 2012

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There comes a time To put away childish things they say To grow up And live as an adult everyday But this saddens me In so many ways it breaks my heart Why must this be so? That we tear ourselves apart? There comes a time When we should say no more To our slave-drivers […]

The Damned and the Dead

September 26, 2012

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Whatever they do They will lose Whatever they try Wings won’t fly Kept in their place A jury they face These prisoners all Awaiting judgement call They’ve done nothing Political playthings Dirty and dishevelled They rot in hell Some forgotten Left and rotten Falling deeper Beaten by their keeper Kangaroo court Bounces their law Death […]

Little Monster

September 26, 2012

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She bites Scratches Pinches Smacks This little monster Discipline lacks But the Sweetest thing You ever saw Breaks your Heart Forever more Almost two This mischievous Girl Like any child She’s easily Riled But a laugh To make You smile Day in & out