12 Degrees & Skiving

what began as year-long challenge has become perpetual until further notice

Thank you, Maya Angelou

There are a number of poems by Maya that I could have post here as a tribute, but it’s this one that resounds with me the most, and one my … Continue reading

May 29, 2014 · 6 Comments

bitter Suite: diminishing in the rearview III

what we laughed at where went the things that were so funny they lifted and levelled our shoulders like three sheets to the wind created Ds and Os and other … Continue reading

May 28, 2014 · Leave a comment

bitter Suite: diminishing in the rearview II

evaporating, unhooking what with notional closeness internet distance nostalgia’s trappings i let nothing through all fish netted i thought i ought to hang on to such a squander otherwise to … Continue reading

May 28, 2014 · Leave a comment

bitter Suite: diminishing in the rearview I

fading into pain and out again takes a long time to do it’s like catching out a freshly severed lover with your best friend and seeing they fit like cog … Continue reading

May 28, 2014 · Leave a comment

London Suite VIII: Last Day; Sun, Park, Teddington

i have all day like the lazy deer my mind grazes, snorts and sorts for the sweetest mouthful gatwick and heathrow bound planes sketch out their routes the hum of … Continue reading

May 21, 2014 · 2 Comments

London Suite VII: Bushy Park, Teddington

here lies a tameness that hasn’t known wild long since the last wolf and oak were sewn into the bearers and joists of Hampton Court even the deer have gone … Continue reading

May 21, 2014 · 2 Comments

London Suite VI: Sunday, after close, Vauxhall

they’re coming down as we come out of the station into a grimy headwind their beards hide the late night that has suddenly ended now at 11am one has his … Continue reading

May 20, 2014 · 2 Comments

London Suite V: Mother’s day – Crystal palace

skyping our parents on a 3g dongle is like talking to astronauts on an international space station it’s night there and they’re both at the ready dad, first commander, moonfaced … Continue reading

May 18, 2014 · Leave a comment

London Suite V: Tate Modern – Matisse

we’re here to see henri’s cutouts his colour, the last things he poured into the world that make us marrow happy we’ve come early, missed the crowds we luxuriate, discuss … Continue reading

May 18, 2014 · Leave a comment
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