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148. Sunday morning getting up.

148. Sunday morning getting up. (02 Oct 2016).   I don’t want to get up this morning, Because once I get up the day begins, And once it begins then the day must end, And once the day ends, It’ll … Continue reading

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93. The mist. (22 June 15).

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I wasn’t going to post this having just finished it. I was going to sit on it until the moment felt right, sometime when, sometime never. But typing now it weighs like…

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97.Hypocrites. (22 July 2015).

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This was begun a while ago but without a satisfactory ending it’s been pending ever since awaiting one I was happy with. Now I’d say it”s done. Well 99.5% done but close…

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65. Baltic at Balfour Place. (December ’14)

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Back in December some words came to me as I walked from the Bluebird Cafe to Leith Walk, not all of them all at once, just some of them. I found the…

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109. Halloween’s got soul. Part 2. (27/10/2015).

Halloween gathers pace as Freddy, Drac’ and Frank look to being reacqainted.   109. Halloween’s got soul. Part 2. (27/10/2015).   Drac’ knew about Frank, And how he lacked the dark, But he liked the light in Frank, Because it … Continue reading

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50. Catharsis.

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Very much a catharsis in reality this one, it was a final working out of demons from more than one period in life. Like a composite exercise in emotional exorcism. Lets face…

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39. Granddad Still Loves Grandma. (July ’14).

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Some late night doggerel that popped up when the head was about to touch the pillow. Thankfully it was short. 39. Granddad Still Loves Grandma. (July ’14). Every night I still have…

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83. Wreck of the old treble 6. (6th April ’15).

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Just over a week ago I was eyes closed in a meditation session in the latter stages of a 10 day retreat. Funny the stuff that bubbles up when the concentration refuses…

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84. Won’t you break my bread with me. (14 June 15).

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This is the second of three pieces that were born during the same one hour meditation session while on a retreat at Easter in the Herefordshire countryside. It was a productive hour…

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“July in the round” The Bluebird Cafe, Canonmills, Edinburgh, 25th July, 2015.

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“July in the Round” featuring, in the order they were sat: Gabriel Steckel, Ian McDonald, Jonathan Hearn, Pete Deane. The Bluebird Café, 25th July, 2015. An Arch-angel sat down, With two chilli…

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