Pavement

Pick out his eyes with a hypnotised raven Left in pieces at the side of the pavement Shout out for help and the crowds ignore him Times have changed, once all adored him Let him know what it’s like to be a victim A taste of his own imposition he’s inflicting A taste of his … More Pavement

Appall

Lastly a man can stand tall At that a man can crash and fall A fall that lasts, attacks and sprawls A fall that smacks back, cracks and crawls That man can cast a wand That man can ask what all twats want That man may carry arms and flags All a fad, all a … More Appall

Red Man

Started life as nothing more than a paper cut Left untouched not much, would heal shut But that’s not the fashion of a fidgeting mind On the self, restraint won’t help, not this time It’s scratched and picked at Nibbled and licked at The finest slash grows wider fast A shallow nip soon turns to … More Red Man

Man

Old man hobbles down a cobbled street Knees weak bent relying on shrunken feet Chalk white face looking more like powder Against the luminous high-vis yellow “Hello” I cheerfully nod my head His eyes climb up and let me know he wishes I was dead Before or after him Chance of response is more than … More Man