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Starman

Dec 15, 2015

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Today a humble hero goes into space To the ISS he will live through three seasons Watching the world spin below As we watch in rapt awe This Starman goes where many have gone before He not the first Briton up there either Yet history is made this day As he sits and waits for […]

Prelude

Dec 6, 2015

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The silent dawn greets tired souls Not a thing stirs out in the chill of dawn Rough sleepers snug tight in their sleeping bags No birdsong their alarm clock this morn Some up to prepare for Sundays roast Kitchens hot with their toil This a day of rest for many Whilst others work to pay […]

Reversal of Mind

Dec 5, 2015

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We are born innocent Learning as we grow Right and wrong The in-between The line we all tow But do we ever learn Or is our state reversed? Decisions made Too late to change Or is it we ask But committed now are we In for a penny Gather the pounds But at what cost […]

Down in Brighton Town

Dec 5, 2015

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I am not political as such Yet liberal to a point am I We all have our limits But down in Brighton town You can be anyone you want Nobody bats an eyelid This friendly place warm A smile here, a twinkle there Content your soul feels Full of eccentric people Creative juices flow Down […]

Modern World

Dec 5, 2015

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*For all you working Mums out there who know the score and play the tune. You’re fabulous and are appreciated. The day starts before the sun rises Getting ready for the long day ahead She showers still yawning Wishing she were still in bed But breakfast to make for everyone Getting the kids ready for […]

I Become

Dec 4, 2015

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I become what you dread in life Yet you fight me with an invisible knife! You slash at my heart with jealous glee Will you ever set our souls free? This cannot go on any more It is hitting me to the core Is it no wonder I look afar Somewhere I can rest my […]

Defiance

Nov 14, 2015

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Paris, the city of light and enlightenment The city of love and art Oh how we weep for the lost Those taken from the light Ripped from it in a horrendous way Peace and light over murderous hate The people won’t bow down to monsters! All stand as one All stand together Against the cowardly […]