The Tipping Point, is a video based on a verse of the same name which I wrote in 2014. Inspired by epic poems such as Beowulf and Basil Bunting's Briggflatts (and the verse convention of Rupert Bear too), it was initially written to be read. With the unfolding of national and international world events, its dystopian content has become ever more relevant. In 2019 I decided to use it as the basis of a video piece and subsequently recorded a dual male/female voice over. 
The full length (8 mins) version can now be seen above. 
You can also watch it on the recently launched video arts channel. 
...and like a fairytale absurd
where once was sofa, rug, tv
now squats this dullard metal toad
"we'd move if we could find the road;
but where to go, we need a leader;
no desert's left where we can hide
from missiles with computer guides."


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