ICED FUDGE

In a millennium every now and then There appears a face Upon a man The face that sculptors With their hands and chisels Carve into masterpieces Which history keeps Every now and then comes along In the hurried bedlam And the grime of a skyscraping day A face That launches ships and blesses unknown babies […]

THE WELLY MAN

  A grey wayward beard And an unthought about hat Footprints of a boot A rubbery tat He walks down the street Greeting folk as he goes What has his pot? Nobody knows When money speaks It speaks so loud Across the valley It reaches the crowd I have a desire Money can buy But […]

TO LOVE A NUT

  A MONKEY NUT YOU HAVE TO CRACK TO TASTE THE INSIDE SWEET THEN HAVE ANOTHER AND ANOTHER THE SAME TREE DELIGHTFUL TREAT   THEN GIVING BRANCHES A GOOD SHAKE THE TREE HER FRUIT TO LOOSEN WHICH FALL AND PATTER SOUND PLACED IN HIS BASKET CHOSEN   THE TREE WITHOUT HER NUTS STANDS BARE WITH […]

MY WEALTHY FRIENDSHIP

  HE IS A WOMAN SAVER THIS FRIEND OF MINE AND IN MY FEMINIST FOLLY I DART BETWEEN LANGUID INEQUALITY TO THE REALMS OF FREEDOM OF HEART I HAVE ALWAYS NEEDED HIM AND MOST WOMEN HAVE INTEGRITY IS HIS MIDDLE NAME I NICKNAME HIM TEGRY TEGRY THE TIGER THAT DEFENDS MY SEX HE WALKS RARE […]

M.I.A.

Mad in America Theme Dancing on a moonbeam When captured outside at night Howling a furry sight In woods rustled with leaves Two mates did conceive Pups of mini thieves Who stole away people’s minds And worked madly kind Shining down they did find A deep mental mine Where puppy wolves could dig Sanity sugar […]

THE ROAD/

These poems were written by my brother who died on the 22nd April 1977. He was wrapped up in the psychiatric system and had been on medication for several years. One day just before his death he asked me the question “Do you think psychiatric medication works?” I always being honest with him said “No!”. […]

The Fat Psychiatrist

    Tell me please why are you so huge? I don’t mean to be rude You say it’s from Statins taking A heart condition in the making I am here today for my review Fat and big just like you Please excuse me if I can’t sit still Seems it’s something to do with […]