Biography of Tom Higgins
I was born and grew up here, and apart from a brief spell working at Rolls Royce in Bristol in 1973 I have lived here all my life, so far! Egremont is on the edge of the Lake District National Park and the surrounding area is exceptionally beautiful.I have been married since 1983, and have two daughters.I started to jot down a few words about five years ago, but prior to this time I had not written anything other than a letter or postcard, since I left school in 1971.
- Fatty Bum Bum
- A Whisper On The Breeze
- Blind Faith
- Count Your Blessings
- Watery Lottery
- United We Are Stood Upon
- Ultimately We're All Green
- Believe Only What You Can Test By Observ...
- Chances Are?
- Two Little Boys And One Tiny Bird
- Short Poem, Long Grass
- A Cumbrian Lament
- Poppy Price Tag
- If Left To Think For Oneself.
Even shadows have a minister!
Don't you find this rather sinister?
I heard this on the BBC News,
Where the said person was giving his views
on something that was nothing at all
to do with shadows, short, or tall,
but all about industrial strife,
which he said is becoming rife,
and this is because this governing bunch