Monthly Archives: June 2011

Keeping on

The machine keeps on operating The wealthy keep on accumulating MPs keep on pontificating Bankers keep on money-making The poor we keep on ignoring Bitterness keeps on storing Violence keeps on exploding Prisons keep on overflowing Leaders keep on lying … Continue reading

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Dear Lucky Man

Hey there! You! Lucky Man! Do you recognise your fluke, do you understand? Born into a loving family Who could nurture your ability They’re there if times are hard Or brandishing a credit card Grown up in a nice place … Continue reading

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