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Conceived in an alley born in a cave raised on seaweed. Spent my early years on a roofrack. Left School at 10 caught by truant officer back at school by 11. I'm a twin of two others and I can play several instruments in my head and none with my hands. My first job was part time I painted the odd numbers on dice. I made a career out of avoiding a career.  My body is a temple often prodded by archeologists.


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I shall circumnavigate your soul Because where its meant to be Lies a deep dark hole… As black as coal I shall navigate around your heart Because...

This Time Next Week

My promise once again broken Minutes after I’d spoken I can’t stop the lies I stoke I’m just one of those folk Who don’t mean what they say I know...


When my mind is overloaded And my brain is on fire When my worries consume me And my body is tired I just want to be here When my troubles taunt me...

Serenity Sound

No cars No voices No pressure Just silence Surrounding you No worries No fears No rage Just peace Surrounding you No war No crowd No enemies Circling...

Waiting to Fall

I used to shine Under the sun I used to bloom Under the moon I stretched with a yawn On a glorious july morn I teased smaller trees When stripping my...