Nihau, Look I’ve just hopped off the phone with the Premier and I’m afraid we need another quick referendum. Barry, stop fidgeting please and turn your mike on. As all you lefty journo losers will recall, last month the flag was changed as the old one was too colonial – and being colonial is simply… Read More Republic of Ben Yang – New Referendum
Freud would have a field day. It simply doesn’t make sense. How can you kill a zombie when it was already dead? Does that mean it wasn’t dead in the first place? If it wasn’t living then how do you kill something that was already dead? And why don’t they, after being killed, simply keep… Read More Zombies-the Real Issues
Even the title is a weird conundrum. If a sinner is morally justified then how can he be judged to be a sinner? From the outset this novel challenges the reader to separate the real from the supposed and to accept the notion that facts are only ever a particular version of events as presented… Read More The Forgotten Classic – The Private Memoire and Confessions of a Justified Sinner, by James Hogg. (Published New London Writers June 2015)
Paul decided to quit for good. Should he tell the foreman? Nah! Nervously he balanced his stainless steel blade on the rim of number nine – they’d easily find it there – and briskly made his escape through the factory exit. Outside he sniffed at the fresh air. A feckless breeze nudged the sweat off… Read More Red Lines. (Published Feb 2015 New London Writers)
“The more articulate one is, the more dangerous words become.” – May Sarton
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Always a voice tortured, protesting, cynical soaring against injustice jeering, more sinned against than sinning always this voice Always a voice terse, breviloquent, traditional indignant to agitation sighing, hardened toward sin always this voice Always a voice indulgent, resigned, parental understanding all ages sighing in compassion, forbearing all sin always this voice … Read More ALWAYS A VOICE
We never had the internet. Music was our language back in the day, just as the internet is common currency for young people today. Music was a sounding board, a common ground but it was more than this: music was a beautiful field of fantasy. My mate Michael had a vast collection of LP records… Read More FANTASIA – Music is Theatre is Art. (Published New London Writers Feb 10th 2015)