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Their souls are rotten

A human army marches to the battle where the office is a glass climax. Handicapped pigeons police the city – white-bread-inbred, they peck at vomit and flap onto a railing as I approach. Their bellies are full but their souls … Continue reading

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‘I’m sorry, I’ve got to go to work’

Branches anchor the sky and roots grip the toes of a bench. A figure is stuck to the seat with alcohol but he raises his can like a chalice. His eyes are like a blackbird of twenty summers ago and … Continue reading

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A City I Once Knew

In the backseat of a taxi. Riding the narrow passageways of your city. Lost where you would be at home. The driver, undaunted by buckled signs and hooting pedestrians. Faces slide past the window. White lines flap under the tyres … Continue reading

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Find your way in the city – Cardiff sketch

My space. Bright sunshine. Car whelping away from the curb. Stirring up dust outside the library. Sunshine between the buildings. Windows reflect office workers out to baguettes in paper bags and carrier bags of goodies from the micromarket. Ritzy pop … Continue reading

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