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Standing Still

The last thing to do is to stand still Because we can’t afford to Looking at me Looking at you   Last night events over took us Left the world standing still Words are so very cheap Where are the … Continue reading

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Talking but no Walking

  Talking but no Walking   The world does a lot of talking Not lot of walking Plenty of imagination Incredible lack of perspiration   That’s the way this world go Head on slow Excuses Steal, beg and borrow Head … Continue reading

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When Will it End

This was an experiment  or part of a series of experiments of seeing what it would be like to put music to my poetry and with the very good support of my friend Kelvin a wizzo in the computer side … Continue reading

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Tommy

Tommy Dad, dad, daaaaadddd!! O my God this can’t be true Your face Your jaw is in pieces and blood every where Skin and bone clinging to what is left of your face and hair Why…. God…. why? Help him! … Continue reading

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A Soldier’s Christmas Carol

A Soldier’s Christmas Carol It’s Christmas day There’s an Afghan desert between me and you On my own reading Christmas cards opening your presents to me I am hanging around with nothing much to do In my arms I hold … Continue reading

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An English Drummer Boy

    My remembrance day Poem An English Drummer Boy   Bang that drum boy Bang those drum loud Make your parents proud Men go to war to the beating of a drum This will be the last thing they … Continue reading

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No TIME

    No time   No time to be a hero No time to be a gentleman No time to make a stand Living in some far off Distant land   If I could cover your wounds I would When … Continue reading

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