A small village nestled in northern Britain, unknown by even those who live nearby, yet unforgettable to those that reside within, and hardly for any good reason. Trees border the edges of muddy, disconcertingly empty farmland. Hay bales lie in unremarkable desolation; the winter scars the ground, Summer brings it into decay. To the naked […]Read more "A brief inquiry into a village in Northern Britain"
I know a girl. That’s a mouthful. In fact to rephrase that; I know girls: I know one with an ever growing predilection for drugs, I know one with a horrible, soul crushingly bad taste in boys, I know one so narcissistic that the photos she takes of her bath products she thinks makes her […]Read more "Beautiful pristine untouched virgin girl / messy cracked broken sexually active sad girl"
The atmosphere was palpable. The man who used big words to make himself look clever was speaking. I wanted to punch him. I would of but, I was listening to someone else. Someone who drank expensive wine and had a bad haircut. The whole feeling was stark, it wasn’t realistic. Everyone was pretending. I wished […]Read more "Microfiction: Swirling nobodies"
Now I can’t tell you how your life’s going to go; whether you’re gonna marry your high school sweetheart, make it big, live in a mansion and die with a smile on your face. Unfortunately I can’t and never will. Hell not even you can prevent your life from going from heaven to hell in […]Read more "For when the fat lady stops singing"
I write this at the edge, what I’m at the edge of I’m not sure it could be anger, love or just this damned TV show. One thing in life I’ve always despised is punching the clock; working till fucking 9 till 5- I loathe it yet here I am in it. Living and breathing […]Read more "Life to the grind"
Over time I’ve discovered that being disgusted with your life is in truth much better than being disgusted with yourself, that and liquor goes down a lot quicker with the Stooges raw power on full blast. At some point in our lives of course we’re all going to have that loathsome sinking feeling and it […]Read more "Raw feelings"
You know in life they rarely tell you that shit happens, they try to sugar coat it with everything happens for a reason but sometimes it fucking doesn’t sometimes life just wants to test you for its own personal amusement and to see how far you go before you blow up into a million pieces […]Read more "Waiting around to lie"
Life has a funny way of fucking you for such a long time that you can’t tell puppy from wolf then unexplainably leaving you alone to your own morally dubious machinations, not even leaving you a nonsensical letter or changing the lock just pulling you out of the abyss and leaving you just south of […]Read more "Never mind the wine here’s the whiskey"
I walked a road once. Gambling and drinking. My eyes wide shut to the oblivion I had entered. Though one day I saw a girl. Drinking alone in self-pity. She knew so much. Yet knew so few. I stood in a shadowy alley once. Lighter just wouldn’t light. thinking the the light would push the […]Read more "Poem: A line to wander "
In life there are many things they tell you and then there are the things they don’t tell you. By the end of it the excuse is I ran out of ink and time. As slowly but surely the clock is ticking and the generation of swine has arrived- laconically charged mutants high on teen […]Read more "Devil at seven"