The second "blues" poem referred to in the previous post. Again, I don't have a firm date for it but it's going to be circa 1976/78. I'd been pouring through "Writings and Drawings", a book of poetry, song lyrics and drawings by the august mister Robert Zimmerman and being young and impressionable some of it … Continue reading I Wish It Was Yesterday.
Hangover Blues Well l woke up this morning, took off my clothes and went to bed. Oh, I woke up this morning, took off my clothes and went to bed. Said I woke up this morning, took off my clothes and went to bed. Well, this pain I got baby, like a freight train going … Continue reading Hangover Blues
Saturday 13th July, 2013, dawned grey and overcast and stayed that way. After a late breakfast and a last mooch about in Mullaghmore we set off north, this time heading for Port Rush. Again, we hadn't booked accommodation, we were just winging it, oh yes, living on the edge, eh? We followed the N15 all … Continue reading An Irish Odyssey, part 2: Bruce bloody Springsteen again!
Bruce Springsteen, what can I say? I quite like him, his music; I always sing along to "Born To Run" whenever it comes on the wireless, I love "The River" but it doesn't get nearly enough airplay compared to "Born To Run" or "Born In The USA." My absolute favourite Springsteen album is his very … Continue reading An Irish Odyssey, part 1: Bruce Springsteen.