Poems from the heart of a man who lived and loved life fully.
In the 70s he was a huge pop star, with number 1 hits as Rock on & # 39; and & # 39; Hold Me Close & # 39 ;. In the 80s and 90s he became a star on the podium with leading roles in GODSPELL and MUTINY! Most recently he became a number 1 hardcover bestseller with his autobiography ABOUT THE MOON.
Now comes a wonderful collection of his poetry and song lyrics. Here are nostalgic poems that recall the roots of his family, such as Traveling Tinker Man & # 39; and & # 39; Fairground Attraction & # 39 ;, verses filled with memories of his warm and loving boyhood, such as & # 39; Beano Day & # 39 ;, & # 39; Dad & # 39; and & # 39; Upton Park & # 39; – and poetry relive the highs and lows of fame, such as & # 39; Celebrity & # 39; and & # 39; Like Moths to a Flame & # 39 ;.
Humor, anger, nostalgia, triumph and tragedy. The pleasures of a loved one, a husband and a father – here is something for everyone.