Monday, 26 January 2015

Bloody Jutes

one of the many things my brother taught me was that there is no such thing as an 'English' person; England is a rich tapestry of ancestral heritage that comes from all over Europe and beyond. he wrote this ten years ago and it still resonates today. perhaps even more so than it did back then.


Saxon walled town,
Celtic field system,
Old Norman church,
Roman road,

Angevin Bailey,
Tudor construction,
Mock Gothic arch,
Bloody Jutes.

Paul Maddocks (26 January 1969 - 19 April 2007)