complex n. a system of interrelated group of emotionally significant ideas, feelings, memories and impulses that are completely or partly repressed, and that give rise to psychic conflict leading to abnormal mental states or behaviour (Informal) a disproportionate concern or anxiety about something : there’s no point having a complex about losing your hair AnContinue reading “Christmas present complex”
Looking at Greater Manchester This is the view from the 12th floor of my new office. It overlooks Ancoats towards the north east of Manchester. Frankly, there is not much to see. With Manchester’s signature red-brick and the crumbling remains of the industrial hey-days, Ancoats can be pretty much an eyesore. But I believe regenerationContinue reading “Good morning world”
Today I saw the sun set on Manchester. It was beautiful. The city was washed in orange.
dear england, i too love your drizzly rain, not a full asian thunderstorm yet enough to stall society your country walks and vast plains the ones i’ve never got the right shoes for i love your train journeys and the soft hum of the engine soft conversations blocked out by earphones my own reflection inContinue reading “Dear England”
dear manchester, everyday I discover something new about you. it is november now and your skies are getting darker, pavements colder and streets rainier. yet i seem to see more of you that I love. today we met at victoria baths, and you truly surprised me with your secret rooms and old world charm. youContinue reading “Dear Manchester”
This morning I forgot about the game. The game where I spot Mr and Mrs Cole first before they spot me as we walk in opposing directions to work on Market Street. Most of the time I lose, because I am either looking at my feet or listening to music. Once I had Dave EmmettContinue reading “Just from looking at a skirt”
in the city there are gigs in the rain music films + books black umbrellas popping poking you in the face the filth + the rain the cold modern glass and warm ancient bricks both made of sand the old greying and stooping the young hot and loaded all made of dust fopp music storeContinue reading “In the city”
apparently Christians like to stand in a circle, hence the Christian circle huddersfield, 25 september 2010