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JUST WORDS

just words Today is yet another of those days in life when any words are empty, banal, unimportant but somehow today seem equally necessary. Since I have not yet suffered first hand the atrocity of war or seen a loved … Continue reading

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30,000 HITS UNDER THE SEA

‘30,000 HITS under the sea’ The writer stepped out of the boat on 12.12.2010 and like Jesus or was it King Canute who stood and commanded the waters ‘Stop, come no further’. I walked, I swam, I sank in the flooding … Continue reading

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THE EYE PEOPLE

The Eye People ‘The wonderful world of the eye people’ These past few days have been quite ‘trippy’ for me exposed as I have been to some pretty emotive sights, feelings and circumstances. Setting aside the predictable emotional angst and … Continue reading

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GUILT ~ WHATS THAT ALL ABOUT ?!?

GUILT NEVER WEARS A HAPPY FACE People today get pretty paranoid about a number of relatively illogical things, depending on your point of view or your particular peccadillo. From the dangers of passive smoking through asbestos poisoning and wells disease … Continue reading

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THE FLAG

THE FLAG ▪️▪️ We fold the flag away either by length or width never by height or colour .. We listen to the neighbours woe Cover our eyes gladly with the corn That grows through our window .. Swaying in … Continue reading

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COMMON PEOPLE

Common People The common man is hidden He hides Society once dressed him in grey And navy But now out of the magician’s hat Badly free Punctured skin and stored notes NHS notes Honey bee hives, sweet and gammy Political … Continue reading

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NATREANA

Natreana Eberus, a tall, lithe warrior dressed in fur and dusted by the plains of Maraballa, knelt and looked far beyond the purple hills of Sysophola. His heart was heavier than the cargo of a sea barge drifting on the … Continue reading

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CONCERNING ANDRIOSE and METHUEN

BALADIN’S DREAM PART Ⅲ Concerning Andriose and Methuen  *   *   * A step as light as caused not lily leaf to tremor A lithe and subtle frame, a skip, and measured step, a gate so gracious, so soft, latent … Continue reading

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INSIDIOUS AND OTHER INTERESTING WORDS …

DEREGULATION ~ DON’T GET ME STARTED I dunno if I am whistling in the damn wind, getting too old, barking up the wrong tree or just taking life too seriously but I am seeing something insidious wherever I go. I … Continue reading

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O’ GANNETS, WEE CHARLIE, JOE BAKER n’CRIEF

O’ GANNETS, WEE CHARLIE, JOE BAKER AN’ CRIEFF  I would categorically state that those knockers of the beloved Tartan land, ‘mae hailen hame’, have nev-er crossed its lowland borders, nor sampled its purple heather, its olde, gaelic flavoured tradition, magical sun-drenched and … Continue reading

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