I was told this afternoon That I should change careers And instead of living by the book Turn the world on its ears Join a gang! So I was told I should learn their lingo The anti-language that they speak Interrupt the system’s flow Now why give me the advice This push to be amoral Because, […]
The world is broken. But, how can you express that the world is broken, or even know about it, if you don’t have the right words. How can you explain the wrongness that the entire structure of society makes you feel? What if the word for freedom didn’t exist in your vocabulary? Or if it […]
A Word About the Wonders of Friday When you’re little more than a wee bairn – pardon the brogue – then the entire world seems to be made up of Fridays. Actually, I’m not even certain if I was conscious of a difference in days of the week, except the parents seemed to be slightly […]
Old Man Winter, my dear good friend You’ve overstayed your welcome I invited you in for a spot of tea Some scones, a nice pint by the fire Yet here you stay, beyond supper, Enjoying my best brandy wine How to hint to you, in no uncertain terms That I have other calls to make, […]
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