Category: Lyrics

  • Happy Hour

    Here.’ ‘Fuck it.   *   All this time I kept my eye out for the belly dancer. They got out of the sedan and staggered away, leaving the car...

  • I Am Lying

    Their movements betray us. Orange flowers, bordered by a fake wooden square, now repeat across the vast space between me and the back door. Her loyalties are with the other...

  • Consolata

      Image ©   Garrett Coakley My stomach is stuck to my back with the hunger. Matthew cuts his from the shell and lifts it to his mouth with a...

  • Calorific

    Metal frame of house showthrough, so cold it taps into my t-shirted wanderings, following the belated red-capped robin searching out its roost: spark! That’s it. A theme I transpire into...

  • Between Them

    A shouter, a smacker, a frowner and a glowerer. Even in their view. But that is not quite to say that life was normal. No. There had already been so...

  • Roma

    This reminds her of the paper the Ayurvedic soap was wrapped in. She says she understands he is in love with someone else but does he think there is a...

  • The New Me

    She offers me a beer and asks for a cigarette. Focus on their strengths. Not thinking about certain things today, no doubt about that! ‘Yeah, I was thinking that if...

  • Terra Nova

    They date back to before the Cambrian explosion, when animals first developed hard shells or bones, so their bodies are mere fleshy lobes, twisted and folded into fractal patterns. In...

  • Last Days on Corfu

    In Elizabeth’s experience, it was the men that   blustered about who carried the least potential to harm. All those things, you know. Every topic was ushered into his mind...

  • The Land In Winter

    Palestinian Susiya, meanwhile, deemed illegal, was barred from connecting to the power supply. They led peaceful, if somewhat impoverished lives until the settlers came. These details I learned only later....