I Remember a Time

I remember a time Back when our innocence was Christmas And love was Christmas And peace was Christmas And Joy was Christmas Today I cancelled a haircut I cancelled a haircut because I’m living on the bones of my arse And I don’t want my child to wake up to no presents I don’t wantContinue reading “I Remember a Time”

We Didn't Care

Runny nose Scabby knees Skimming pebbles Climbing trees Dirty plasters Nits in hair Grimy hands We didn’t care. Cast off clothing Socks as gloves Bin bag sledges Dens above Staying out Til sun had gone Love me not Am I the one? Sindy dolls With butchered hair Times were hard We didn’t care. Slides standContinue reading “We Didn't Care”

Britain's Breadline Kids

Britain’s Breadline Kids We are breeding the next generation Of Britain’s breadline kids. Kids who have nothing but low expectations Kids who know no, they know low, they know how low life goes They know they are the empty at the bottom of their piggybank They know they are the broken Barbie with butchered hairContinue reading “Britain's Breadline Kids”

Brave

A tribute to my grandfather.. Brave Old gnarled hands Lifetime etched between two palms Hands that served a nation Praising life, not singing psalms Two hands that fought a war That fought in peace when death was calm. Never forgetting your working class roots Never afraid of dirty hands Or the perspiration that came withContinue reading “Brave”

Farewell Innocence

I am a child And innocence Innocence you owed me nothing. When you held up your weapon. Aimed Straight Into the heart of My sinlessness BANG! Straight into the heart of My righteousness BANG! Straight into the heart of My guiltlessness BANG! Straight into the heart of My blamelessness. BANG! Straight into MY HEART! MyContinue reading “Farewell Innocence”