Confidence

Confidence

Public speaking always terrified me. I hated the sound of my own voice Amplified through the microphone, Every crack of my throat audible against the silence of...
Bike

The Mouse and the Bicycle

I saw a field mouse fresh-dead on the path, Blood black in the mud of the bicycle track, his Eyes, and brain, and paws, and all,...

The Woods

I went down to the woods today to see what I could find I didn’t know I’d lose myself Within the confines of my mind. I went...
Jackdaw

The Coaster Bird

Amidst the soak of roars and rain A sodden jackdaw falls, brings The weight of dampened feathers down To ink the bend of a coaster. Underneath, the children...

I Voted for Jeremy Corbyn

I voted for Jeremy Corbyn And my friends did too And that’s why we’re all Better people than you I’m Ed, I’m a vegetarian Unlike my mum and dad And...

Opening a jar of mayonnaise in a sexual manner

My finger caresses the Helmann’s label gently. It beckons to me, and I dream of slapping it on thick betwixt my buns. I insert my thumb...