A very short introduction: The welfare state by David Garland, book review

Many of the Very short introduction series books are brilliant, and a few are condescending, this is certainly more the latter than the former. Considering these little books are published by Oxford University Press and usually by a Professor in an English University you would expect the book to be scholarly written and packed full … Continue reading A very short introduction: The welfare state by David Garland, book review

#68 – Bleach

The wind blowing leaves and grass over this green place, Like a new-born baby's hand gliding across its parent's face. The trees bending towards their sides, Almost blown over to the floor. Like suffering cold fingers unable to stretch out of their claw. Night taking from the day rays stealing. I know the feeling, Nights … Continue reading #68 – Bleach

#65 – Pigs and angels

The shiny hangs vertical in strips of oink's torn out flesh, But none have the same salty aroma. Shaped like the disc upon heads; Which sits horizontally on the pale skinned, Genderless creatures of old paintings and glasses.

#64 – Left

Too many days wasted on your solemn ways. Unable to feel joy, using people as toys. Preying on the tenderness of others, But never doing anything to help another. So I left you alone, we all left you alone. You cry at the injustice, when justice has been given. You moan at the solitude, when … Continue reading #64 – Left