Tag Archives: Scotland

Thursday Doors and Emotography Showcase: Glasgow University

Here’s the info on Thursday Doors via Norm: Thursday Doors is a weekly feature allowing door lovers to come together to admire and share their favorite door photos from around the world. Feel free to join in on the fun by … Continue reading

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#MondayBlogs: (Totally Not Serious) Author Bio Generator

I discovered this Totally Not Serious Author Bio Generator via Helen at Journey to Ambeth, and as I like a giggle I thought I’d have a go and share it for Rachel Thompson’s @RachelintheOC,#MondayBlogs. See if you’d like to try … Continue reading

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Edinburgh Festival: My Last Day and A Glimpse Of Princess Street Gardens

The final talk that I attended at the Book Festival was on Sunday 23rd of August, The Poems of Iain Banks, with Ken Macleod, a Scottish Science Fiction Writer, and lifelong friend of Iain Banks. The event was chaired by Stuart Kelly. It … Continue reading

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Edinburgh Festival: The Kelpies Sculptures

Aren’t these stunning? These miniature statues are currently a feature of Edinburgh’s West End for the duration of the Edinburgh International Festival. The real Kelpies are one of the largest standing equine sculptures in the world, standing 30 metres high, … Continue reading

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My Friday Image and Poem: A Worldwide Web Shane Waltener

A Worldwide Web  Shane Waltener     This litte poetic ditty was inspired by this wonderful sculpture which I had the pleasure of seeing in all its splendour at Juniper Artland, Wilkieston, Scotland. You may remember that I mentioned this wonderful inspiring Artland … Continue reading

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My Friday Image and Poem : The Weeping Girls – Laura Ford

  The Weeping Girls  Laura Ford The Weeping Girls The Weeping Girl leans against a tree, Long hair tumbling in rope like curls, Obscuring, and suffocating, eyes clamped shut,    Unable to express, Excitement, contentment, anger, sadness, The Weeping Girls Weep. … Continue reading

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