Creative Writing, Haiku, Poetry, Writing

Hole

By Scott Bailey © 2015 A hole in the groundStill black water reflectingMeteors above Image from Pixabay

Creative Writing, Poetry, Writing

Tales

By Scott Bailey © 2015 Tales woven over the airTales woven in printTell you where and how to belongAnd to stay there This is your tribeThis is your wayHere’s your beliefsThe way to behave But digital linesWeave different talesSocial arisingCommunities felt So ancient tellersBeware of the lightToo fast to containWith old fashioned lies Image from… Continue reading Tales

Creative Writing, General, Poem a Day Challenge, Poetry, Writing

News

By Scott Bailey © 2013 What’s behind the storyWhat is the reason for that newsWho gets the benefit, the prizeThe envelope with the breadThe law successfully passedThe company tracked greasedSomebody’s life made easierAt the cost of somebody else  www.scottandrewbailey.uk

Creative Writing, General, Poem a Day Challenge, Poetry, Writing

Poem a day challenge #112 (News)

News By Scott Bailey © 2013 What’s behind the story What is the reason for that news Who gets the benefit, the prize The envelope with the bread The law successfully passed The company tracked greased Somebody’s life made easier At the cost of somebody else   http://www.scottandrewbailey.uk

Creative Writing, Family, General, Poetry

The Lies We Tell Boys

The media lies. We all know that. Sometimes, though, it is very subtle. Like what it tells us about being a man. Everything we see gives us the same message. The brash businessman dispensing his wisdom, the cocky chancer charming the ladies, the whisky guzzling spy or DCI. Even the greedy bankers and the corrupt… Continue reading The Lies We Tell Boys

NaPoWriMo, Poetry, Writing

NaPoWriMo Day #21

Hole By Scott Bailey © 2015   A hole in the ground Still black water reflecting Meteors above   #NaPoWriMo

NaPoWriMo, Poetry, Writing

NaPoWriMo Day #20

Tales By Scott Bailey © 2015   Tales woven over the air Tales woven in print Tell you where and how to belong And to stay there This is your tribe This is your way Here’s your beliefs The way to behave But digital lines Weave different tales Social arising Communities felt So ancient tellers… Continue reading NaPoWriMo Day #20

General, Poem a Day Challenge, Poetry, Writing

Poem a day challenge #218 (Opium is not the only Drug)

Opium is not the only Drug By Scott Bailey © 2014 The lord of darkness cometh draped in shades of grey So many tastes of opium are available today Opium is not the only drug to while away the hours So much poison sugar before which reason cowers For every palette there’s a taste for… Continue reading Poem a day challenge #218 (Opium is not the only Drug)

General, Poem a Day Challenge, Poetry, Writing

Poem a day challenge #112 (News)

NewsBy Scott Bailey © 2013 What’s behind the story What is the reason for that news Who gets the benefit, the prize The envelope with the bread The law successfully passed The company tracked greased Somebody’s life made easier At the cost of somebody else   Get the previous ones here http://wp.me/P3kG6h-bb  and get my début novel Mankind… Continue reading Poem a day challenge #112 (News)