Well it looks like the awards buzz has hit Hollywood again, and The Academy(Susan) has seen fit to nominate me for an Oscar for most handsome blogger(the Blue Sky Tag). I’m not even going to get into the whole “What the HELL is a Blue Sky Tag anyway?” debate. That would be undignified at this … More Blue Sky Oscar
I remember when Andy Kaufman became popular. People just couldn’t get enough of him. They thought they had the measure of him and they were tapped into something cool. When they tried to book him up, he started insisting that he’d only do the gig if his world famous singing sidekick Tony Clifton got a … More Sherwyn Jellico – the Man, the Legend.
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Here’s another poem from my forthcoming book, Begging the Question, which has over 140 poems about OCD and depression, as well as additional sections discussing these disorders and my experience with them. This poem is about an OCD spike, which is another word for a trigger. This is…
Well, well well. Well, well, well, well, well well, well, well, well. I could go on … I told you I’d be back if you were naughty. And I’ve been hearing the most disturbing rumours. (Susan, please see me in my office after the post). Noooooo, I’m just popping back to tell you all about … More Begging the Question
Executive decision here at Doubtpuppet Towers. I am suspending my blog until I’ve published my poetry book. And that might not even be very long in theory but we shall see. Put it this way, if I don’t suspend the blog it will never happen! The last year of my life has been a sick … More How Do You Solve a Problem Like Verbal Diarrhoea?
Do you think you led a good life? Do the others think so too? Did you add a touch of sunlight, to the rooms you wandered through? Did you value other people, over eminence and things? Did your kindness at least equal, all your arrows and your slings? Did you sell your … More Afore Ye Go
Shadow embryos, half-sparks, would-be sons and daughters, flirting with my focus, aching to be courted, waiting to be watered, to put down some roots, to put up some shoots, to grow branches and fruits, to hook in passers-by, to look into my mind’s eye, to milk me till I’m dry, to drink down my poison, so they in … More Contagion