Thursday, April 29, 2010
The Winning Ticket
If I won the lottery
An orchestra of engine screams,
I'd let them bleat their doleful songs
I'd buy Ferraris by the dozen.
I'd let him drive my Aston Martins.
I've no desire to mix with stars.
I'd satisfy my need for noise.
Just a single mental ember
His ticket's worth ten million euros.
I concentrate on my screenplay
We searched in countless strangers' ears,
Thursday, April 22, 2010
Brendan Began to go Barmy
Brendan began to go barmy
We're not cut out for this war caper
Brendan resides on a shelf.
Thursday, April 15, 2010
Norma enjoys spending time with her pears.
Some grizzled old pears emit gasses in jets.
Cats eat the pears that can make engine noises.
Thursday, April 08, 2010
Gillian's Favourite Pastime
Gillian's favourite pastime is this:
She gathers the sunlight on warm summer days.
If inklings of summer's full glare bring you joy,
Friday, April 02, 2010
Another Busy Night Ahead
Another busy night ahead,
Dresses with a show to stop,
A marching band of mannequins
I'll talk about my fake career:
I'll speak of past mistakes I've made
I've no desire to turn back time.
And I could float and watch white clouds
I'll treasure gifts of clear blue sky
I'll note a certain downward trend,
Very Slight Stories
The East Cork Patents Office
The Tree and the Horse
Words are my favourite noises
Poems from 2004
Poems from 2005
The Dossing Times
Kevin Myers' blog (sorry, Colonel Kevin Myers).
August 2005 September 2005 October 2005 November 2005 December 2005 January 2006 February 2006 March 2006 April 2006 May 2006 June 2006 July 2006 August 2006 September 2006 October 2006 November 2006 December 2006 January 2007 February 2007 March 2007 April 2007 May 2007 June 2007 July 2007 August 2007 September 2007 October 2007 November 2007 December 2007 January 2008 February 2008 March 2008 April 2008 May 2008 June 2008 July 2008 August 2008 September 2008 October 2008 November 2008 December 2008 January 2009 February 2009 March 2009 April 2009 May 2009 June 2009 July 2009 August 2009 September 2009 October 2009 November 2009 December 2009 January 2010 February 2010 March 2010 April 2010 May 2010 June 2010 July 2010 August 2010 September 2010 October 2010 November 2010
A Walk in the Rain
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