Monthly Archives: January 2020

A BURNS NIGHT ADDRESS

A BURNS NIGHT ADDRESS To : The very best of friends including some very SAGE ADVICE! Delivered in the style of a proper Burns-night address – raucus, bawdy, heartfelt and true and always well-anointed with a true Scots Whisky … … Continue reading

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BATHSHEBA’S PROMISE

Bathsheba’s Promise … … … . O’ tumbled then the fairest whiskey both an’ the flowered wreath in Crispin’s wake Who lit a flame and carried bower o’er’ morning dew, whoever slew the fatted ox Or caught the sun it’s … Continue reading

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THE BULL

THE BULL … … Wipe the blood from my brow, I’ve seen much worse than this Take me into the stalls, the best seats, those ruddy-red plush ones Where centre of stage they all can feel me, glimpse this animals … Continue reading

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EDENBRAY ~ RETROSPECTIVE – 50

STATING THE OBVIOUS ~ Ⅰ, Ⅱ, Ⅲ, Ⅳ + APPENDIX Originally written 22.12.1988 and posted ~ June 3rd, 2012 ~ and re-posted ~ 17 January, 2020 as the final piece of an Edenbray Retrospective #1 – #50 … … … … Continue reading

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EDENBRAY ~ RETROSPECTIVE – 49

OUT OF CONTROL IN TEXAS – THE GREAT AND NERVOUS DREAM FULFILLED Originally written and posted ~ 19, June 2013 – Re-posted  ~ 16th. January, 2020 as part of an Edenbray Retrospective  … … … OUT OF CONTROL IN TEXAS … Continue reading

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EDENBRAY ~ RETROSPECTIVE – 48

SHE SHONE SILVER LIKE A STAR ✯ Originally written and posted 1st, May, 2012 – Re-posted 16th January, 2020 as part of an Edenbray Retrospective … … … . … SHE SHONE SILVER LIKE A STAR ✯ By the ferris … Continue reading

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EDENBRAY ~ RETROSPECTIVE – 47

THE WRITERS GUILD OR A COLLECTION OF FAILED BOLSHEVIKS’ COMMUNITY – AN ESSAY Originally written and posted ~ 3rd. March, 2012 – Edited and re-posted 15th. January, 2020 as part of an Edenbray Retrospective … The Writers Guild or A … Continue reading

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EDENBRAY ~ RETROSPECTIVE – 46

A LETTER TO THE EDITOR ~ An Essay Written and posted ~ 3rd. March, 1999 – Re-posted ~ 3rd. January, 2020 as part of an Edenebray retrospective … … … A  LETTER  TO  THE  EDITOR .  .  . Who was … Continue reading

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EDENBRAY ~ RETROSPECTIVE – 45

THE GHOST OF BALADIN FLIES … Originally written and posted ~ 06.04.2012 – Re-posted 10th January, 2020 as part of an Edenbray Retrospective … … … The Ghost of Baladin Flies …  ✙ ✙ ✙ ✙ ✙ ✙ ✙ .. … Continue reading

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EDENBRAY ~ RETROSPECTIVE – 44

BALADIN’S DREAM ~ PART III – REMEMBERIN’ LUCY Originally written and posted 4th, March, 2012 – Re-posted 8th January, 2020 as part of an Edenbray Retrospective … BALADIN’S DREAM PART III REMEMBERIN’ … LUCY … ! … … …  p … Continue reading

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