Alliteration’n’National Anthemology

One of my most military memories I remember is a memorable memorial on Remembrance Day.There were flags unfurled flaunting fighter-jets frolicking overhead with flowery smoke in the fray.Previously primed primary school children with chalk chatted and chomped on their rationed chocolatewith high-flying lowlifes leading lowly folk longing to follow a philosophy, or any old cold …

Cardboard Cut-Out People

Flat as a pancakeThey wear a sandwich board to fatten themselves up.They write on it to give themselves depthbecause they’d never win the cupfor being treated as a whole human being They try to change those in power’s perception.Fight against the injustice of being 2-dimensional.Walk the streets shouting.Get knocked down like dominoes.End up in a …

Limbo Landlubber

I wait for my world to go roundafter ages being flat.With people far away, nature has a field day.Seagulls raid empty squares vying with rubbish-rummaging rats. I wonder if the afterworld will catchmy last words.Whether They’re after you being graffitied on my four wallsis a sign of paranoia or just a tendency to talk to …

That normally does the trick

Mostly live in their head.Have very little sense therelet alone killer instincton how to get anywhere. To be fair,luck not often on their side.Try so hard with fingers crossedtheir index knuckle is thread bareand all feeling in their middle finger is lost. It’s a sad fact of life,some just don’t get the breaks.Wasting time timing …