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Song Four – A Folk Song

Dear all, being too frail to walk, it’s hard to compose. To compose, we need the rhythm of walking and freedom to declaim (loudly). Ah well, let this be first draught. As I rode out to plough, one morning Voices … Continue reading

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Song Three – Boogaloo Water

Standin’ by the water doin’ the boogaloo dance Time came rolling in – we didn’t stand a chance Water’s standin’ over – my heart and my place Time came rollin’ in playin’ the boogaloo base.   Do the boogaloo yahoo … Continue reading

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This Morning’s Song

A Carol (dancing song)   Sweet Mother Nature, give me room to stand As people once looked back at lost Doggerland   Sweet Mother nature how much can I bring? What size is the plot to let small birds sing? … Continue reading

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A Tentative and Rather Diffident Post

Dear Friends, My life has been paused by a an embarrassingly-large, cancerous kidney tumour. This morning, I thought – what if I attempt to write a song a day? This is this morning’s song plucked from an hour of my … Continue reading

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The Cess Pit – now in three parts (Please ignore the last two posts)

I am certain that Sir Keir Starmer has had his audience with Rupert Murdoch and that terms have been set for a Labour victory at the next election. I think that the bargain means the abandonment of Labour’s commitment on … Continue reading

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The Cess Pit, Part Two

Evacuation of the cess pit and a vast re-gathering on common ground, seems to me the last and only resort, to avoid human extinction – and also that of just about every species with whom we’ve evolved throughout the benign … Continue reading

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The Cess Pit

I am certain that Keir Starmer has had his audience with Rupert Murdoch and that terms have been set for a Labour victory at the next election. I think that the bargain means the abandonment of Labour’s commitment on climate … Continue reading

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New Book

New book coming very soon. I hope people enjoy it. Here’s a passage kindly published by Feasta: – http://www.feasta.org/2020/06/25/being-nothingness-cumquats-and-walter-scott/

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Drawing to a Close

I think that this little piece of writing is drawing to a close. I think the journeys of Homo sapiens are drawing to a close. All human endeavour is drawing to a close. It had stepped beyond the limits of … Continue reading

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I Said, I’d not Speak of Viruses (having small knowledge), but I’ve Changed my Mind

People are shocked by the Tory government’s behaviour during Coronavirus, when it had been elected to do exactly what it is doing. I cannot fathom why people are shocked, since it was our choice and also the choice of the … Continue reading

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