A message from aliens, they say There’s weird stuff going on There are 234 stars Not like the rest   It makes me strangely happy, I think The idea of not being alone And that other planets May teem with life   I want us to be not alone, I’m sure Not special or unique […]

They should name a storm after you Because you arrive with force and passion Rearrange the world Then disappear To do it all over again In another place   They should name a storm after me Because I am a Great Destroyer I smash all I find Lying in my path And scream and wail […]

I’m not going to look for you Because I know that you are gone And it pains my heart so much To know for sure   Confirmation of your absence In the places where we played Leaves me bruised and aching A punctured vein   I know that you are out there And sometimes our […]

Today I’m wearing my cloak Of invisibility So no-one knows I’m here Or what I’m doing   The cloak that I am wearing Enshrouds my voice So no-one listens to A word I say   I can’t recall why I wore it Or putting it on And I don’t know how To take it off […]

  For life is long And dreams can change And horizons get wider with age   For life is long And the paths you follow Are full of chance encounters   For life is long And rules that are made Can simply not always be kept   For life is long And full of dreams, […]

They can take away your job But cannot stop you thinking And creating something better For yourself   They can take away your home But it can live on in your heart Making a constant refuge From the pain   They can take you from your lover But cannot stop you loving And dreaming your […]

And I’m screaming at the sky because I know it’s over Wave after wave of impotent rage and grief The powerlessness to prevent that which I do not want Although I know in my heart that it’s all my fault   When I think of you I know you are not grieving About the absence […]