wordsout was created as an imprint for Breaking the Chains (1992) and Welcome to the Real World (2000). Everything was added to this website in 2011. Paperback copies of the last book are still available from Amazon.co.uk or from me.
Words written for personal and community events are collected in Occasions and Nonsense.
poems by others which have delighted me are here.
is "not for personal
gain". All income after essential costs such as web hosting
to charity, in recent years to support two
schools in Jos, northern
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and performance pieces by
September 11, 2001 2002
BREAKING THE CHAINS 1992
THE PLACE WHERE SOCKS GO 1985-90
poems by others
days and seasons
Grouped by theme or subject.