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So much more I could sayAbout everything from those daysThe times at the shops hardly touchedHands out but laughingCash for the drugs Or snowball fights with the men in blueWho wore black, but anyhooThe long weekends in Maryhill nickCos Baird Street was full (hmm that don’t stick) The bundles of tems hid behind the wallWhen … More Next…

He saw ME

Jesus stopped for Bartimaeus‘ cry Turned for the woman with an issue of blood Looked up for Zacchaeus Crossed a storm-ravaged lake for the man in the graveyard (well the man’s mum never called him Legion) He travelled days for Lazarus Went to the pool for the cripple Touched the leper AND healed him Fed … More He saw ME

ACYO

    “Innocent as hell, Innocent as hell     and it’s not a lot of fun being here.     I can see a few faces I’d rather see,     be a few places I’d rather be than here.     The judge says, “down you go boy,     not to be seen for five years”,     he says, … More ACYO

It’s Time

“It’s time!” declared the sign on the door outside the room. It wasn’t a large room. Around 5m by 5m (that’s 15’ x 15’ in old money), with grey walls and that one door in the centre of the rear wall. Sitting about a metre away from one of those walls, at right angles to … More It’s Time