Halfway house

..and if you’re coming toniteyou’d better make surethat the feeling is right boomboomgotta make room forthe big guns. I can’t see you anymorewhat you gotta dois it me being poor? just,so,but we know it ain’t trueaffecting everybody,everybody but you…

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Nineteen thirty

When you can’t quite give it a name but you know it’s the same old same and you’re used to playing the game so you go right ahead. and where is here? far away or near? you’re never as certain as you once were When she sings like Al Bowlly soulfully slowly I think I’m…

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Channels

She’s thinking, his house or mine? I’m thinking Bauhaus and time I was moving along. Some songs are meant to be sung some carried heavily in a heart and some are just part of the tapestry we wrap ourselves in with our misery…

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A ticket to Tolpuddle

Road works? well I’m glad something does in this failing state can’t wait until the Gas works. I often look, more often fall waiting by that gasworks wall for a non existent kiss songs that are not true forever screw with my mind. Even down in Chapel town where the brothers meet to pray, where…

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Pick up lines

  She was singing that doo wah diddy diddy ditty, and looking so very pretty.   She said, Manfred Mann, which excited me because I knew it was recorded by The Exciters way back in the sixties which put her about my age.   So I was going to have coffee at my place, come on…

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Natural wonders

Songbirds sing songs, from the branches of the trees in the sky across the seas they fly to bring music to my ears and tears to my eyes. Every stone I skim river I swim roads I walk words that I talk do not compare to the birds in the air in the trees across…

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