What time is it?

How are things grabbing you now that the shit’s hit the fan? ..and it came to pass. The wolves of society were not drugs or the homeless, not cigarettes nor lack of sobriety they were in fact viruses which attacked the roots. Call out to your Mama, don’t let me fall. And now we’re isolated…

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Ink splatter

Disinformation misinformation what in tarnation is going on? Medication education isolation procrastination what in tarnation is going on? Solitary solo she’s eaten the last Rolo can things get any worse…

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It always begins at the end

What awaits me at the gates of the garden of Gethsemane? she won’t tell if it’s heaven but says it could be hell and yet I know that both are true, you who hide in the shadows of shadows, the anonymous Judas know it is so. Not even Sunday and the sermons are mounting even…

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n.n.n.n nineteen

Fear of the unknown, see how the fear has grown, but the fear that we feared is the fear we have known all our lives. I’m tired of playing games praying to gods with a thousand different faces and even more names I want to rest, what’s that under the bed? it’s only dust a…

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Isolated

It’s still dark so how can I see if it’s really me? The monsters are on Diconal or Tryptanol and all I get is Tylenol, Everything is relative but that is not a sedative. I think I’ll make more coffee…

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Socially adept

He got done over or rather run over by an ambulance and no good me saying, a good job the ambulance is already here, people look at you queerly when you’re stating the obvious. I carried on with the shopping had to pop into Asda and get something for dinner, he’ll be getting hospital food…

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Them

they can’t wait to meet their creator, but not me I say, seeya later there is too much going on and things I wanna do. The week flew by as I ambled along gotta save some strength there’s too much going on. This day is leaving here comes Friday evening, at my age all the…

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A collection of cobwebs

Then there are times when love underlines everything. ‘I want the one I cannot have’ a line from the ‘Giant in the beanie hat’ and there is in that a great truth. The clock ticks along unaware of its song and we, unaware that time will always be there, but sadly not always for us…

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That funny feeling

The fantasy comes on so suddenly and makes me think, ‘altered reality’ but in reality, it is as it is and that’s just a fantasy, she haunts me. But I’m older by a whisker eight lives gone and now a whisper of a former self. If I woke in the collider beside her, we could…

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Short stop

It’s only ten miles to the outpost and at most, it will take me a day or I can sit here and weather the outburst although another storm’s coming my way. Serenity is two stops from heaven the forty-nine bus goes past there, I would catch it if I could be bothered but something tells…

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Portholes

I saw torment behind two eyes in the face of my reflection and for a moment I was surprised that these eyes looked inwards on me. then it dawned we are the shores that race down to the sea we are the oceans that we long to be we just have to look and the…

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Coolin’

You think someone’s coming to save you but I know that someone’s been and gone I watched her shake her head in disgust because you wouldn’t dance to her song. The graveyard’s full of believers keeping the strawberries ruby red light and the church is full up with sinners who are destined to walk with…

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Reels

I want to blame it on James Dean, but I don’t suppose he meant to flit through so fast. The cast list grows and blows kisses at the crowd, thinking aloud, I could be there, share in the limelight and wouldn’t that be peachy with Bogart to teach me to reach deeper. Old movies move…

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Agents fees

About a million years ago and probably longer now. The town hall clock which still ran on Victorian time, caked with grime and the droppings of raggedy arsed urchins struck nine. I was watching breakfast television, something new or was when it was new now it’s getting old and like the milk on the kitchen…

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Home

On racing tarmac hot and black moving forward going back and time to set the record straight before the night comes in and it’s too late. Mother passed away four years ago today, but when I say today I mean tomorrow which will be today, tomorrow if you see what I mean. ( an old…

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Customising the creation

The air tussles your hair and the winds sing in your ears, fear’s just a word like caution and they caution you because they fear, when I was six or maybe seven I used to get on the swing and try to swing myself as far as heaven, ( because I believed back then that…

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Penny arcades

If you don’t get it don’t sweat it there’ll be time later on to write the words to your song, life may be short and not so neat but keep yourself as young and sweet as you can, find a man if that’s your thing listen to his words, but sing to your own tune,…

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Accessories

It tells me about pensions mentions erectile dysfunction there are stories on countries, despots Trump and how not to be pisspot poor and I am sure that there are lots of articles on Corona, how to keep a boner although that probably comes (no pun intended) under erectile dysfunction, investments disbursements, how to disperse seeds…

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Watching the sailboats

Because things went wrong, no love in that song he stood once again high upon the aqueduct and as fucked up as he felt he knelt to pray to whoever, whatever and whenever the harps start to play someone somewhere always kneels to pray he was no different, so different, the same as everyone else…

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Colouring the evening

We want to let a little light in to a night in when we’re out in the dark, but don’t we love a bit of danger? a beautiful woman a handsome stranger a creaking stair and that awful wondering who is there? and who is there to share the burden of the heavy heart?…

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