Liverpool stories, books, poems, and more

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Poem / Poetry

September 04, 2018

Reads: 169

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A free form poem that I wrote after meeting a beautiful homeless woman on the streets of Liverpool. Special thanks to Len for opening my eyes to this issue. Read More

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"A beautifully written poem, the imagery was especially vivid. Amazing how such a short connection can evoke such strong feelings. Well done" Read More

Its 1966 and two thirteen year-old boys are running away from home. They'll travel south to London, then north to Scotland where they will steal a boat and cross the North Sea to Norway. That's the plan, anyway. Read More

Poem / Poetry

November 10, 2016

Reads: 211

Comments: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Nostalgia can be a right pain in the bum. Read More

Poem / Poetry

September 05, 2015

Reads: 148

Comments: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Having the courage to change what appears to be the perfect life. Perfect in the eyes of others ... but perhaps not you. Read More

Poem / Poetry

April 04, 2014

Reads: 287

Comments: 20

The Booksie Classic House

Where there once was a promenade, a café and Britain's first lifeboat station .... there is now rubble. Read More
Luis Alberto Suárez Díaz - a sensationally gifted player and a controversy magnet . Yet there is something that is very much unique to him-the ability to use every bit of grass to his advantage.It is really harsh the way he is being treated by the press and fans around… Read More

Poem / Poetry

December 03, 2011

Reads: 385

Comments: 11

The Booksie Classic House

This poem germinated on the Euston to Liverpool train. Although rhyming reasonably well, the inconsistent length and flow of each verse hopefully suggests the unpredictability and disorganisation of London while maintaining the rhythm of the moving train. Read More

Reads: 160

Comments: 6

The Booksie Classic House

A sequel to Same Sky. This is about where I live now rather than where I grew up. Read More

Poem / Poetry

August 16, 2011

Reads: 362

Comments: 9

The Booksie Classic House

This is about my home town and the frustration that I have felt in being unable to return to live there. Observations while dog walking in the National Trust area of Formby. Read More

Poem / Poetry

August 15, 2011

Reads: 474

Comments: 7

The Booksie Classic House

This is about a pub crawl around some of the finer drinking establishments in the city of Liverpool. Read More

Reads: 178

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Poem about Liverpool Football Club . Hope ye like my work. Read More
Courtney Is Just An Average 15 Year old Girl, With An Average Life. It's All Going Quite Good For Her And Her Friends, Until Disaster Strikes. ... xox Read More
This is a ghoststory comic. It's about a girl, who has divorced parents. She moves to Liverpool with her mum and her dad stays in Manchester. When, they arrive to their new home in Liverpool, the first thing the girl sees from her window, is a big pool. Well, one… Read More
Written years ago and never seen the light of day. A love story to Liverpool which I might consider finishing... Read More
England is like a garden, so said Emerson. These simple words capture the essence of this small island, and that is how I felt throughout the one month that I spend there in the summer of 2003. Read More
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