Bryan Deakin

Scottish Poet / Blogger / Community Activist

Residents wanted to fight Grangemouth’s case

A recent Article by James Trimble in the Falkirk Herald that features a large interview with myself! Volunteers are wanted to stand up for Grangemouth and get a new community council off the ground. The town has not had a watchdog organisation for almost three years, but that is hopefully about to change with the…
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I am at it again ….

­­­­­­­­­­­It’s always a sad state of affairs when members seem to realise more is wrong than the people behind it.  For years now I and many Friends of a known software have stated that there is an issue arising, one that will not go away until it is admitted.  The constant reply from the current…
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HAPPY NEW YEAR

HAPPY NEW YEAR TO MY SINGLE READER AND TO ALL THE BOTS THAT CRAWL MY PAGE! HOPE EVERYONE GETS DRUNK THIS HOGMANAY AND BRINGS 2016 IN WITH STYLE!!

Plan is to plan a plan to plan my plan to plan my plan

Well not really but the tongue twister is needed as I need a wee bit of humour. The plan is to finalize a plan to get as many countries as I can in as this will be my last year of being able to afford to travel for a while as this time next year…
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Do You Like Me (Version 2)

Simple questions, Do you like me? Do you want to be more than friends? Please dont give glances, Soft whispers, or play mind games. Just answer in a way I can hear. Simple yes or no Lets just be friends or more So yet again, Simple questions Do you like me? Do you want to…
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Do You Like Me (Version 1)

Don’t tell me that you like me, Through glances and a smile, Do not say that you want more, In a way that cannot be seen. Don’t tell me you like me, By actions unclear, Don’t tell me that you like me, In a way I can’t hear. Be honest and verbal, Say how you…
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Liberate

Free yourself, From the confides of society, liberate your souls, From the forced exile. Let society know that, no longer will you play by the rules, of a preconceived notion. That you must cover up! Break the bonds that, weigh you down, that cover your roots To the ground. Remove those obstacles, That allow your…
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La Team Greece 2012

3 Years, 3 Years, 3 Years! Since I took that step, The leap of faith, Moved to a new land, Some would call it fate! 3 years since LaTeam Greece 2012 Nunzia, Joquim, Janna and myself. 3 years Since my life changed for the better. 3 Years Since happiness, And I mean, proper, true, happiness…
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Unplug

Close the blinds, And your eyes, Let’s all be patient for, The surprise. Lock the doors, Turn off the lights, Don’t worry now, it will be alright. Unplug the phone, Turn mobile devices off, No sound to be heard, Not even from the loft. Here it comes, One, Two, Three. Shit I forgot, What I…
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Always

It’s always a memory, A worry or fear, Its always the small things, That exaggerate your tears. It’s always the one that got away, That makes things clear. Its always that loved one, That makes you fear. It’s always a memory, That tears you apart, Its always that thought, That hurts the heart. It’s always…
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