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Interview on Hailsham FM 2019

Interview on Hailsham FM 2019

On 25th August 2019 Martina Mercer from Hailsham FM interviewed Simon Mark Smith. This is an edit of the full interview, in which the songs have been shortened. You can hear the whole interview at: https://soundcloud.com/simon1a/interview-of-simon-mark-smith-by-martina-mercer-at-hailsham-fm-2019 or https://www.mixcloud.com/HailshamFM/martina-mercer-chatting-with-simon-mark-smith-25819/ or https://www.mixcloud.com/HailshamFM/martina-mercer-chatting-with-simon-mark-smith-25819/ To find out more about Martina’s program go to https://www.facebook.com/martinamercerhailshamfm/ Follow Simon Mark Smith on:…

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A Summary of the Issues Around The Main Withdrawal Agreement 2018

A Summary of the Issues Around The Main Withdrawal Agreement 2018

Please note that the following is a summary of points gleaned from three articles listed at the end of this document. Thank you to David Reardon, Steerpike of The Spectator and Dr. Lee Rotherham of BrexitCentral for their excellent articles. Please note that a representative of Downing Street has replied to some of these points. Their…

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Simon Mark Smith’s Autobiography Chapter 27

Simon Mark Smith’s Autobiography Chapter 27

Chapter 27   To see other chapters click here   The Meaning of Life       I normally write about something I experienced then bounce ideas around those incidents. But this chapter follows a theme and from it, incidents came into my mind. I hadn’t planned to write this chapter but my conversation with…

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Simon Mark Smith’s Autobiography Chapter 26

Simon Mark Smith’s Autobiography Chapter 26

Chapter 26   To see other chapters click here   Significance and Emptiness     2018   Dream     There’s a group of us, men and women, in black paramilitary uniforms, carrying guns, running along a road in the city at night. Someone gets shot at so we run into an old hotel. There’s…

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Simon Mark Smith’s Autobiography Chapter 25

Simon Mark Smith’s Autobiography Chapter 25

Chapter 25 The Master and The Fool   To see other chapters click here       1979   When I got off the bus I was outside St Hillier’s Hospital on the Rosehill estate, (which might have been on a hill but was certainly not rosy). The hospital was a big white building that could…

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Simon Mark Smith’s Autobiography Chapter 24

Simon Mark Smith’s Autobiography Chapter 24

Chapter 24 To see other chapters click here     1978   During most of my stay in hospital, songs from the film Grease seemed to be playing everywhere. What appeared to be making the biggest impact were the clips from the film that accompanied the songs. Music illustrated by images goes back a long…

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Simon Mark Smith’s Autobiography Chapter 23

Simon Mark Smith’s Autobiography Chapter 23

    Simon Mark Smith’s Autobiography Chapter 23   To see other chapters click here   “All the world’s a stage, And all the men and women merely players; They have their exits and their entrances, And one man in his time plays many parts, His acts being seven ages”. “Shakespeare” As you Like It…

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Simon Mark Smith’s Autobiography Chapter 22

Simon Mark Smith’s Autobiography Chapter 22

Simon Mark Smith’s Autobiography Chapter 22 To see other chapters click here   Before I write these chapters I often hear parts of them spoken in my mind. So much so that sometimes I’m sure I’ve written some of it already. To check if I have done, I do a word search on a document…

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Simon Mark Smith Autobiography Chapter 21

Simon Mark Smith Autobiography Chapter 21

Chapter 21  Simon Mark Smith’s Autobiography To see other chapters click here The Near Love Experience   Sonnet 129: Th’expense of spirit in a waste of shame BY WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE   Th’ expense of spirit in a waste of shame Is lust in action; and till action, lust Is perjured, murd’rous, bloody, full of blame,…

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