One is always at home in one’s past…  

…born David Charles Kelly in Camden, raised & dragged under a car in Upminster, haunted by Heffah between Cranham & Ingatestone, met Saint Erkembode in Saint-Omer, found the Mimih in Leeds, low in Bow, lost my mother in Archway, worked for a museum in Bloomsbury, mudlarked along the Thames, lived in a tower called Landmark Heights & married & became David Charles Erkembode Kelly-Mancaux in Hackney & now find myself living beneath orchids & fish in Đà Nẵng…

& this is the Year of the Mimih.

Erkembode

not just another saint

TiphDavid

photograph © alexanderkell

Leave a message for Erkembode or leave your shoes atop the tomb...

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s