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August 9th, 2002

This is a Question for Simon: When I write poetry its very healing. Is there one song you would say was the most healing or therapeutic for you to write and how did you get to the point where you could share such emotional stuff with all of us? Reine

“Yes Kerry Ann, ‘Ordinary World’ is the song which is part of the trilogy of ghost songs I wrote; the others being ‘Do you Believe in Shame’ and ‘out of my mind’. DYBIS & OW both refer to the pointlessly tragic death of a very dear friend some years back. In DYBIS I yearn to host whatever spirit there is left of my dead friend; in OW I finally free myself of the guilt and sadness that has come to haunt me in it’s place. nuff said? s”