Monthly Archives: January 2013

Poem #5/52

Here is the fifth poem in my 52-poem sequence (one a week) for 2013, followed by some illumination and reflection: TIME ACTS MEAN alas, only time, gives our actions meanings say goodnight to the milkman three pints tomorrow to the … Continue reading

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Poem #4/52

Here is the fourth poem in my 52-poem sequence (one a week) for 2013, followed by some illumination and reflection: CITY OF SLEEPWALKERS In the city of sleepwalkers men and women move blindly performing futile tasks with fidgeting fingers talking … Continue reading

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Poem #3/52

Here is the third poem in my 52-poem sequence (one a week) for 2013, followed by some illumination and reflection: MAN AND MYTH I was a great philosopher once. On many a long summer evening I hid in adolescent bedrooms … Continue reading

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Nightmares…

I said on Sunday that I would be adding an additional post about the poems by my late uncle Alastair R Thompson, who I first posted about last year here. This was because I felt that my poem “A Nightmare … Continue reading

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Poem #2/52

Here is the second poem in my 52-poem sequence (one a week) for 2013, followed by some illumination and reflection: A NIGHTMARE ON ARGYLE STREET every face you pass is like a magnet changing your polarity the atoms reverse and … Continue reading

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BSFA Awards

Pleasantly surprised to see that my novel ‘Entanglement’ and short story ‘Volwys’ have both been nominated for the BSFA (British Science Fiction Association) Awards. Let’s not get too excited yet however, as there are still nine days to go of … Continue reading

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