Condescending

You put me down, sir You put me down. Because I stand for the North And the Northern girl henceforth And I’m spiralling back and forth Cos you implicate my worth And You put me down. You put me down, lady You put me down. Because I stand for the common man Who in yourContinue reading “Condescending”

The Queen Came to Live in My Street Last Week

The queen came to live in my street The queen came to live in my street last week The queen came to live in my street. The Royal family were forced from their luxury pad For their opulence made the public hopping mad They were going to send them to Stalingrad But now they’re slummingContinue reading “The Queen Came to Live in My Street Last Week”

5 a.m.

I live on a council estate where there is a lot of poverty. I love it here and the people inspire me to write social commentary poetry. Here’s a poem I wrote about my street. 5 a.m. The street is peaceful, Sleeping Dreaming of Collecting their benefits Buying a six pack of Carling Having aContinue reading “5 a.m.”

The girl in the Black Fur Coat

Smile as wide as a sunset in the Grand Canyon, Split from side to side like a sacrificial lamb. Lips as red as two blood soaked rosebuds, Smiling like a maniac and she doesn’t give a damn. For she’s riding the wave of a high, goddam. Eyes as bright as diamonds freshly mined and polished,Continue reading “The girl in the Black Fur Coat”

Hello! There’s a poet in the house!

Hi, My names is Sarah and I am a poet based in Lincolnshire, UK. I love to write. I spend half my life thinking about what I’m going to write and half my life writing it. I also love to write and perform poetry for spoken word and perform regularly at open mic nights, inContinue reading “Hello! There’s a poet in the house!”