Mimes I have grown with a family of mimes It’s their duty to stay quiet No matter how hard the times Their mouths kept shut, it’s all a disguise But facial expressions tell all, There’s fear in their eyes   Because the pills my dad was forced to swallow Don’t calm his nerves They make

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Po-et-tree(twitter)   Twitter fly’s into your home, It comes small and innocent like a mobile phone. You feed it with follower and the bigger it grows, You have little time before you know.   The blue bird continues to grow ,Big and grand taller than man, It needs more follower to fulfil its hunger Eventually

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Vegan Jihad What is the point in being a vegan? Unless medically required Rubbing it in others faces About your brilliant life choice Although you’re being admired For something that the world will view As amazing The truth is It’s simply not. Erin Ryan The Door As you walk through the door, And you walk

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The Russian Dolls As a young girl my grandad would show me Russian dolls all painted and grand From the size of my head to the size of my hand He explained that it’s not the glossy exterior of these dolls that makes them unique It’s the many hidden layers hidden underneath I realised that

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Role Model   Expensive suit, credit cards, Audi A6, fourth glass of wine later, Sitting up late, ringing the guards, checking the river, found hungover sleeping in the carpark, A dad, a role model and lover and husband, Pay checks come in and we send out a fake image, A perfect family with a perfect

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Da Hood This is where we come to live our lives. Where we come to be born live and die. Maybe one day we will look back and reflect on those Days we Lived Our Lives.   Shane and Brandon Bouncing Teenage alcoholics bounce between buildings We are punished for not remembering things Judged by

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Metamorphosis Your best friends become strangers, Lollipops turn into cigarettes, The innocent ones turn into sluts, Homework goes in the trash, Soda becomes vodka And kisses turn into sex. Remember when getting high meant swinging on the playground? When protection meant wearing a helmet? When the worst thing you could get from the lads were

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Sitting all alone in this room, full of broken dreams, i want to scream, listen to me, i’m more than this, you make me feel like a failure, but what do we do later? when all we have left to do , is survive alone in this broken home. Naimh Leadbitter Metal No matter how

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