Paul Bell : Writing

Woman In Blue.

Woman In Blue.

A Poem by Paul Bell


My distant woman in blueI write this song for youTomorrow I’ll be goneBut the secret will linger onMy distant woman in blueOur time is almost th..
The Conversation

The Conversation

A Poem by Paul Bell


She said fifteen years was a long time.Ten years of that was waiting for you to get ready.She didn’t laugh.What I’m trying to say is, it&r..
No Looking Back

No Looking Back

A Poem by Paul Bell


I think it was yesterdaySure she said it wasShe’d known about it for weeksYesterday was the right time to bring it upIt started months agoThings..
Lost In Souls.

Lost In Souls.

A Poem by Paul Bell


She f***s himHe’s f*****g somebody elseThey come togetherJust different worlds apartShe stalks his dreamsHe’s lost in her soulTogether apa..
Wrong Day.

Wrong Day.

A Poem by Paul Bell


What’s wrong, you look like thunder.It’s those two birds I’m going out with, Tuesday and Thursday.What’s the problem, get the ..
The Divorce.

The Divorce.

A Poem by Paul Bell


DivorcedShe was smilingA small victoryWould he be contesting the houseNoThe carsNoHalf the savingsNoYou’re agreeing with everythingYesI must say..
Bag For Life.

Bag For Life.

A Poem by Paul Bell


Bottle of Vodka, one knitting needleWe only sell knitting needles in pairs.Of Course, you do. All good things come in pairs.Would you like a bag for l..
The Misunderstanding.

The Misunderstanding.

A Poem by Paul Bell


Will you let it goNoC'mon trust meTrust you?Yes I won't let you downI'd rather jump out of an aeroplane without a parachuteand hope for the best, than..
Bob.

Bob.

A Poem by Paul Bell


The sun didn't shine for young BobDidn’t shine at allMummy drank all the ginShe’s screaming at the wallHeading for a fallHe knew when to r..
The Resolution.

The Resolution.

A Poem by Paul Bell


Another year, another resolutionDry out JanuaryThat was a tough dayChange of job, a new challengeThe scalpel cut deeply through the chest cavityMaybe ..