Why I Love Punk Rock

I still listen to punk rock… a lot. 23/01/2021 There are reasons why I love punk rock Where most of my peers prefer Hip-hop, Metal, Dance Music and Pop I’m a middle class white male With a rebellious Streak And a distaste for the mainstream The origins of which I’ve never known I grew upContinue reading “Why I Love Punk Rock”

Why I Love Vinyl

These lonely nights of poetry are permeated delightfully. 21/01/2021 There’s just something about A fresh piece of vinyl That hits the spot so sweetly And in just the right way The artwork is huge The liner notes always profound And that feeling as the needle hits Just feels so special CD’s are soulless Tapes tooContinue reading “Why I Love Vinyl”

Lost At Sea

Some never make it back to dry land. 10/01/2021 Every step Takes us further from home And try as we might To swim against the tide We inevitably find ourselves Lost at sea Fighting to steer clear Of the relentless sharks Pray they don’t smell blood And that rescue comes God knows it happens RarelyContinue reading “Lost At Sea”

Champion

Suffer now and live the rest of your life as a champion. 09/01/2021 Life can be Heaven Life can be hell A mixture of the seeds you sow And the cards life gives you It takes some next level Misfortune and mismanagement To find the sort of pain and misery That you can only findContinue reading “Champion”

A Life Well Lived

Stalk the prey of contentment like a relentless wolf. 05/01/2021 Forget the past Let the future be where We focus the gaze Of this consciousness caper One thing at a time One foot in front of the other On this journey towards The life less ordinary And the bliss of achievement Let the mistakes beContinue reading “A Life Well Lived”

Merry Christmas

Fresh knowledge is a highly desirable commodity. 25/12/2020 Make love and war Fight fire with water And never ever forget The way things could have been Forget the regrets as we progress now Forget the blood spilled And time stolen Because things could always be worse Each new chapter Better than the last Work hard,Continue reading “Merry Christmas”

Status Anxiety

I know that these feelings will pass. 12/12/2020 Falling fast and falling free Too much reality is a terrible thing They say run your own race But it’s hard not to compare Yourself to all the winners That never faltered on the golden path And no woman will ever compare To the brightest star inContinue reading “Status Anxiety”

Perfection

I endlessly wonder if everything happens for a reason. 3/12/2020 Highs and lows Still no one knows Just when it happens That it’s your time to go And me I’m nothing If not a survivor So I live without fear Live like there’s no tomorrow And learn like I’ll live forever I always find TheContinue reading “Perfection”