Tuam

Where do you start? Where do you find words to describe the scale of human tragedy? “Monsters exist, but they are too few in number to be truly dangerous. More dangerous are the common men, the functionaries ready to believe and to act without…

Toe Poetry

I’ve not written enough poems about toes Mostly because they’re not that interesting I suppose, But for you, dear visitors to the shindig, No task is too small or too big With meta-tarsals and pinkies I’ll compose. Where to begin…

Monochrome

Monochrome This is the voice of the Mysterons, we know that you can hear us earthmen… I lived my childhood in scrambled monochrome, Before internet wonders and the advent of the mobile phone. My screen was 14 inches by 10,…

After Holly Carpenter…

I saw this http://www.independent.ie/style/voices/holly-carpenters-dublin-diary-my-prechristmas-trip-to-dubai-with-the-coronas-34298504.html and wrote this… Holly Golightly’s Dublin Diary: ‘My pre-Christmas piss-up in duty-free with the Coronas and the fucking Stoly’s I’ve been living the life of a langer this week as I blagged a freebie into the millionaires’…