UPSIDE DOWN

Underneath the Bridge of Heartache the saintly take their shelterIn the dark tunnel of delusions white-face clowns aim to provokeThere’s a Best Ragweed Hotel made up of just cardboardWhere a ‘mutton dressed as lamb’ Madam comforts the broke On the merry-go-round favoured by ‘bruise easily’ loversThe pipe organ plays cacophonous rhapsodiesSteam powered wooden ponies all … More UPSIDE DOWN

TOULOUSE ONE MARCH

  Love was born a pauper, Took its secret to the grave, Hate was born a noble king, Yet died a lowly slave.   A bullet, a carnival, A laser lacerates the sky, Steel bands in the foreground, This night the priest will die.   The black girl in tight leopard skin, Has no need … More TOULOUSE ONE MARCH