Tag Archives: #indyref

Be not afraid

At the very beginning of this whole thing (no, not two years ago when we starting preparing ourselves – six weeks ago) the debate was framed around the Salmond Darling debate. Every yesser I knew (and there were a whole … Continue reading

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Lies, damn lies and global finance in the independence debate

The past few weeks in the Scottish independence debate has been dominated by pronouncements from the helms of multinational concerns which have been faithfully misinterpreted and misreported in mainstream media.  Par for the course – despite their duty to inform, … Continue reading

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Laanch

Last week, ‘Black Middens’ was launched in Waterstone’s Glasgow. It’s the 31st edition of New Writing Scotland, and the second edition that’s carried one of my poems. With a rotating editorship, its connection to ASLS and Glasgow University, it really … Continue reading

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Day five

And I still haven’t written todays poem for NaPoWriMo – but I’ve had a busy day, and there are a couple of hours to make it happen.  Yesterday, I didn’t write anything all that meaty, although I did manage to … Continue reading

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