Wednesday, 25 January 2012

If Fish Could Scream By Bobby Stevenson

We live in twilight,
We do,
All of us who stay silent about these things,
All of us who never speak up and say it’s wrong,
So another one of us is taken from the river of life,
And we thank the heavens that it wasn’t our turn,
Not today, at least,
Not this time,
But someday soon, because we never spoke up,
It will be our turn,
And as the hook silently spears our mouths,
We’ll forever wish
That fish could scream. 

happy birthday Robbie Burns.


  1. Nice one Bobby; didn't see this on Jottify.

    1. Cheers Ian, thanks for the good wishes. I normally stick them on Jottify first to see if they work, then over here. Many thanks again, have a smashing weekend.