Category Archives: Poems

What Kind of World?

I used to think I understood The world, it used to make sense Now our lives are all closed in With an endless barbed wire fence Was there ever a time When people were just people? Not colour, country or … Continue reading

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Wake Up Call

I haven’t got a thing to say That makes this any better I don’t know one more rhyme That’ll get my brain to settle The hurt and anger are a growing force The mangled beliefs gone past are back Could … Continue reading

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Montage of Heck: A Reaction

Finally watched Montage of Heck.  What a great piece of storytelling.  By the credits when they played Smells Like Teen Spirit I was on my feet (thankfully alone)headbanging and throwing myself around.  I felt happy and sad and bitter and … Continue reading

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Where I Am Going

I marked the date on the calendar Like it was a cross Some form of endless remembrance Of some piece of time I had lost I walked to the door and it opened Don’t recall if that was my fault … Continue reading

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Graffiti Promise Heart

I woke up this morning with a start Sly grin appeared Graffiti promise heart Writing myself on the world Washed out or washed up? No! I can take it So just bring it I should know! You can pile on … Continue reading

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Sentient

Sitting here, watching Waiting for time Waiting for the day Waiting for the moment It begins again I hoped I wouldn’t Said it can’t Said it never Said it won’t Too late now For a sentient human You’d think I’d … Continue reading

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I Wrote God A Letter

I wrote God a letter today I asked him to save me stress Make my travels easy And my day to be blessed He replied with the actions Of a traffic jam And yet another project And I thanked Him … Continue reading

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Don’t Buy The Bullshit

I sit and wonder Ponder and plod Through the scum and filth Of the daily view That life brings There is nothing real In what we see Just lies and misdirection In attempts to distract And confuse everything We see … Continue reading

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If I Was Gay

If I was gay Would I be less of a person Less of a man, father Less than human? If I was gay Would you treat me like garbage Call me inhuman Think I’m an abomination? If I was gay … Continue reading

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Not ‘If’

If you started with a thought Something that grew And you turned it all kinetic Instead of letting it stew If you wanted to make a statement About love and life That made you open your mind Avoiding the knife … Continue reading

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