political communication

Unmix these metaphors

In the last couple of weeks the government’s pistons have started pumping. After a year’s worth of blue-boiler-suited (non-unionised) engineers making sure the sleek machine is primed and fuelled and […]

In the shadows of chain-store ghost towns Where no-one walks the streets at night A silent nation, hooked on medication Stares into a blue flickering light. — Calexico, Service and […]