Creative Writing

The Corner of the Shopping Centre, the Edge of Civilisation

Away from the hypnotic lighting, the crush of commercialism, There’s a corner of this shopping centre that defies neoliberalism, Far removed from commercial radio and snippy social media feeds, There’s a pocket of tranquility that can briefly serve your needs. The speakers here spurt out an entirely different set of values, It’s like reading real … Continue reading The Corner of the Shopping Centre, the Edge of Civilisation

Charlie Chaplin Took My Girl

Charlie took my girl away, He jumped right through the screen, She fell for him, It shattered my dream. He's king of the silent movies, But what's he really got to say? Whatever it was, It took my girl away. He's old enough to be her dad, She's young enough not to care, Charlie took … Continue reading Charlie Chaplin Took My Girl