The theme for this week’s JVG Radio Method poem is “ Flames “. Back to the neighborhood this week. JVG rang up and told me the theme and this literally jumped straight on to the page. Didn’t require much finessing at all. And one day, I must remember to tell the story about “Pig”, some… Read More


The theme for this week’s JVG Radio Method poem is “ One … “. It was a great show this week, JVG and I had a longish chat about the how my book was going and why I hadn’t done a CD to go with it ( there is always Vol II Jon) I felt… Read More


The theme for this week’s JVG Radio Method poem is “ Breathing “. I took the opportunity to head back to the “neighbourhood” this week. Second time in weeks.  It was one of those ideas that jumped into my head but took ages to get right Jon and I also discussed the sad passing of… Read More


The theme for this week’s JVG Radio Method poem is “Dropping Something“. Today’s poem is something of a milestone. It marks the tenth anniversary of Bland On Bland. To commemorate the occasion it seems fitting that today’s offering should head “back to the neighbourhood.” Besides it’s been a while. Thanks to Ed for coming in… Read More


The theme for this week’s JVG Radio Method poem is “Gift Giving“. Last show of the year and Jon is in a mellow mood, seems he opened the bottle of Cabernet he was given as a gift a week early. Well at least the show ran like a well oiled machine… Ed stepped on a… Read More


The theme for this week’s JVG Radio Method poem is “Get it …“. Back in the studio this week and Jon has picked another “odd” one. Truly, I have no idea what causes Jon’s penchant for weird themes like this. Still a great excuse to revisit some of the “popular” denizens of the neighbourhood. To… Read More