Rock's Backpages Library Rock's Backpages
the online library of pop writing

The Beat Scene

Mike Stand, The Face, April 1981

"GOD HOLD you in the palm of His hand," said Saxa pulling the bedclothes up to his chin. "He close it and you are dead. Just move His thumb and He destroy the world. . .ah well, when your time come you gotta go."

Total word count of piece: 2593


Becoming a member is easy. Membership gives you access to all the thousands of articles in the library.

Click here to go to Subscribe page.

Click here for academic and other group subscriptions.