Before long you’re lost and alone. At first you feel like a forgotten King. Like a boss on the throne. Then paranoia sets in. Where is home? Which way do you go? Cos maps mean nuthin’ here sunshine. This situation ain’t divine. All you’ve now got is fear and time. Maybe you deserve this? It’s clear you’re here cos you’re worthless. Like a broken banger … Continue reading The labyrinth
Hey hey, I’m feeling low today. When did our culture become so throwaway? There I was, on display in the shop. Best of the bunch on the shelf at the top. And this kid comes in, Damien was his name. A little devil clearly destined for fame. Then there he goes, he snatched me quick fast. In his podgy hands I’m never gonna last. But … Continue reading Trash culture
I shiver and quiver as I hit the river. I sink fast. Curses! Then I emerge from the drink and surface. The pain of being discarded burns less as I bob down the stream. This river is mobbed but it turns out I’m part of a team. Floating nearby my buddy suffered a similar fate. As we converse we’re not irate, but then our pupils … Continue reading Pooh Sticks (learning to flow)
Death. What is death anyway? If life is a journey from the cradle to the grave, where does it all end? How are we supposed to behave? Continue reading Death
Spontaneously bursting into song, that’s what it’s all about. By ‘it’ I mean random and unexpected musical scenes in films. They are like little rays of cinematic sunshine. And, like all good moments of music that you experience in your life, a lot of these will have stayed with you as fond memories; for me, I’ve always had a soft spot for the songs in … Continue reading Karaoke? Yeah baby!