The proverbial bad penny

I’ve been recently reminded, thanks to some of my fellow bloggers that we as compadre’s on this mortal coil have so much in common. What’s important is how we deal with these commonalities, in our own way, in our own time, that’s important. Like so many others, I too have been a bit down recently. …

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I’m not a Critic; I’m a Movie Lover

Last week I mentioned my liking for a bit of hip hop and rap music with a shout out to the Deadpool Rap. Well I thought why not make this movie night about just that; Deadpool, what a film. Now I real didn’t know anything about the back story from the comics. I have seen …

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Memories of a Childhood Dream

I love Star Wars. The movies, the toys, the comics, the cartoons, yep I love it. It’s not just the superficial view of Star Wars that interests me; it’s the whole concept that makes up the Saga. So with that in mind my inspiration for this poem was a day walking along the sea front …

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Can’t Find Happy

Before I started this blog I thought I’d put some of my work out there by doing some competitions. The poem I’ve selected today was one that I put forward to a competition run by a London based charity. Known as The Advocacy Project, they help and support people with mental health issues. The theme …

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My Special Guest tonight is…

Grandmaster Flash & Melle Mel and White Lines (Don't Don't Do It). Back in the day I loved Hip Hop and listening to Rap Music. Even then I tried to write my own rhymes under the very imaginative nickname of Rapping ‘J’. Did I just own up to that, how sad. I can hear my mates …

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The Little White House

I remember back in school I wrote an essay that didn't go down to well with my English Teacher, saying that my imagination was a bit vivid and I should stop watching to many movies. This poem is kind of a tribute to that moment with a bit of imagination thrown in for good measure. Hope …

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