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singer, songwriter, comedian, author, poet, broadcaster and multi-instrumentalist

Strange Lights over Bexleyheath

2009

 


 

Paperback: 128 pages
Publisher: Luath Press (21 Sep 2009)
Language English
ISBN-10: 1906817146
ISBN-13: 978-1906817145
 


 

Strange Lights Over Bexleyheath
 
The first of Mike’s books with his new publisher Luath Press of Edinburgh with a front cover designed by Mike based on an Illustrated Classic edition of H.G. Wells’ War Of The Worlds.
With poems that range in mood from the contemplative like Setting Free The Birds (about children growing and leaving home) to just downright good and mad and angry, The Colossi Do A Runner (about how the 1% have feathered their own nests while leaving the rest of us bare-arsed on the branch with the wind whistling Dixie.
 
 
 
 
Selected Poems:
Paddy No One
All Pig Iron
Misericord Carver
Driving To The Gig
Becky’s Welcome To The Land Of Oz
Strange Lights Over Bexleyheath