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Self-Made Gaol

Sep 28, 2012


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filth and squalor Dirt everywhere he looks Teabags three days old on the side Rotted and brown by dirty books Food long out of date Sits in cupboards […]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

Sep 28, 2012


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 […]