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Me Mam Dunt Like To Text

Me Mam dunt like to text The concept just leaves her well somewhat perplexed She sez nobody talks I can’t be doin The art of conversation’s in rack and ruin She said Margaret’s got rid of her BT line She … Continue reading

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The Bingo Queue

I see they’re goin’ away again fourth time ya know this year I mean I don’t know how they do it ya know wi’ what they spend in ‘ere on beer An’ I bet they got a night flight so … Continue reading

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When The World Was Young (and so was I)

That dance that glance that suedehead stance Them 2 tone covered ska tracks them union flags them bald scumbags that culture that was hijacked that toothless Jerry that white Fred Perry them blunt end skinny ties those boots and braces … Continue reading

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Mr Brown

a poem by words escape me © words escape me 2010

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The Vault

Pull us a pint o’ Toby love and take one for yourself Me head’s a shed I’m almost dead cheers all the best and good health I never thought I’d see the day when mine and hers roles were reversed … Continue reading

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Tick, tock

A small excerpt from a piece of work entitled ‘Tick,tock’ Tick, tock…tick, tock…tick, tock….tick……… He sez I dint know fish had fingers as she pulled ’em from the pan to the plate, Racked with regret in this cold kitchenette he’s … Continue reading

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There’s A Reason (a poem by JB Barrington)

http://www.facebook.com/TheWordsEscapeMe Audio taken from a live recording at The Old Nags Head, Manchester.

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