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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.


My stories

Gold cherry

Friendship can be a Foe

That winter day Light snow falling In the University Parks Me in my Norwegian Trawlerman Polo Neck Wrapped with a tartan scarf You said I looked like...

Countryside (spoiled)

Thorny hedges Uncut grass Smell of rain And broken glass Scattered by the road A soaking piece of paper Ink crawling off its edge I see a single...

A Trip of Trepidation

Sailing on a stormy salty sea Searching for salvation Travelling on a train of thoughts Departing an empty station Aboard a bus on a beaten path...

Little England

Little England Has grown small We used to be full of life We used to stand tall Now we peak from behind a wall Little England Used to welcome...

Disco Love

I was drunk Trapped in a disco Trying to find the exit The flashing lights Found the ladder in your tights As my eyes climbed up You were drunk Our...