smokejack

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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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Christmas Crumb

Santa Claus is just a myth Created for the easily led He used to be dressed all in white Until coca cola turned him red Retailers helped the myth...
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A Man without Reason

Today in Parliament A man without reason Wants to take the country to war He has no plan of action But he says our country Will be safe And secure...
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Embassy Regal

From the age of seven I nagged my mother To stop smoking I used to hear her cough at night And in the morning…choking She was a war child A lover of...

Paper Plane

I remember you from school You were the one who caught my paper plane I wanted to leap on to your smile And proclaim my love If only I knew what that...
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Crack a smile Blues

I sit alone under a tree That sheds its leaves Of fiery red They float like washed up boats Aground upon my head I like this analogy I watch people...
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