Author: Malcolm Atkins

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Bojo the Clown takes over the Circus

Malcolm Atkins
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Bojo the Clown is a happy go lucky narcissist circus entertainer who bears no relation to any public figure we know and loathe. The stories are light hearted children’s entertainment with no underlying caveat about the dangers of allowing dangerous sociopaths unlimited and unaccountable power through their coercion and manipulation of others. Ed: Bojo the […]

Londongrad (2022)

Malcolm Atkins
William Blake by Thomas Philips (detail) - Source Picryl CC0

In memory of William Blake (1757 – 1827) I wander thro’ each laundered street,Near where the laundered Thames does flood.And mark the shamed and shambling feetThat toil for those that trade in blood. In all the lies of great and good, In all the media spin and feed,  In all the infant cries for food,I hear the […]

Percy Bysshe Shelley inspires a Modern Poem

Malcolm Atkins
Boris Johnson clapping the Carers - (CC BY-NC-ND 2.0)

“England in 2022” A sad, mad, drunk, despised, and lying leader    Ministers, the dregs of their crazed cabal, who showThrough self-conceited scorn devotion to that fibbing bottom feeder;MPs who neither care nor care to know,But leechlike to their cowering country bleed herTill they drop, blind in blood and filthy lucre, without a blow.A people frozen and […]

Can Art be for All? A Suburban Gallery believes it can.

Malcolm Atkins
A Multi-Panel depiction of "The Altar of Earthly Immolation" by Alex Singleton -at Westbury Gallery Oxford

“If it is art, it is not for all, and if it is for all, it is not art.” Arnold Schoenberg “Only art is capable of dismantling the repressive effects of a senile social system that continues to totter along the deathline: to dismantle in order to build A SOCIAL ORGANISM AS A WORK OF […]

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Eurovision: please accept this UK Entry!

Malcolm Atkins

Ed: Since UK has been cast adrift from Europe this letter is going out to fellow Europeans to at least be part of Eurovision next year. Dear Fellow European, I am writing to you from a small island off the coast of Europe which has been taken over by a coordinated coup of media press […]