Poetry Blogs (2019, Club)
Don Matthews on On seeing a photo of an old friend now stricken with ALS - for Laura (12 minutes ago)
Today, we're together
Tomorrow, we're apart
As Cinema .. as the Theater,
An End for the Start
Thanks to God for Life
To work .. earn and learn
Pray .. to keep Survive
Happiness to reach and Yearn
Surely, you're assigned
For a role to achieve a goal
Unless you've that mind
You need to heal your soul
Saturday 2nd February 2019 5:56 pm
Fidel Castro let go of the bed
His broken record bucks with static
Blame blame blame the
P.E. teacher who made my
The earth is burning, the earth is burning
May as well spend the weekend on Blackpool Sands
Love beats abortion, irony beats stupidity
Swirling around in a stark blood red orange
Lost in a made-up history of calming fire-pit ale
Monday 13th August 2018 10:23 pm
We’re going to Tango in Berlin, in the bar where we met. You the nice lady called Becca who has your parents’ names tattooed on your hand. How quaint in 21st Century Berlin, Europe’s second best city, after London. I saw your ink and knew you wanted more.
I got my tattoo gun ...
Friday 6th July 2012 6:12 pm
ONCE WE HAD IT ALL
Once we had it all, I had a nice raven-haired girl, took her three kids
on all happy families. Guess I did love you, were we really soulmates?
Yet you were never a goth, never understood that side of me. My England
let me down, our goth bands died and pop took over, Atomic Kitten, no way!
We split, I went Norway, gothic metal heartland, black m...
Sunday 26th February 2012 2:34 pm
Why do chavs go in Satan's Hollow Goth/metal club and act like dickheads?
Because they are dickheads up to no good.
Pouring lager over people, ...
Tuesday 24th January 2012 4:57 pm
So now it’s over and I’ve trapped off at the club
and you’ve met someone else, we’ve both moved on
in our lives. I’ve cried my tears and remember
the memories. It was good to talk today—
no, I don’t miss you but I still do care.
You’re a nice person, a little immature.
I wish you the best in life, ill meet someone now
and be happy, I’ll get my gir...
Tuesday 29th November 2011 8:52 pm