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Robert Burns - For Auld Lang Syne

After a number of years fundraising and having (after seven years of asking) secured land from the Federal Government the Canberra Scots set about building a statue to the memory of the famous Scottish poet, Robert Burns. 451 more words


Robert Burns - For Auld Lang Syne, My Dear

“As the falling drapery disclosed the marble representation of the poet enthusiastic cheers were given, and the band poured forth the strains of ‘Auld Lang Syne.‘“ (South Australian Register – 7 May 1884). 655 more words



THERE IS A SIGNIFICANT MINORITY of folk who feel they had it better some time ago. They believe that electing someone who pisses off the “establishment” is gonna bring those good times back. 369 more words

Little literary gems from Glasgow

I’ve been away on a short and very last minute trip to Glasgow. The town has way too many museums, therefore I’ve only manage to see a few. 146 more words

Shark Patrol

The sharks were out tonight
patrolling the quiet streets
of Northern Denmark

Everyone, honest or not
kept themselves occupied inside
watching mindless TV
and drinking cups of… 55 more words


May 25 - Day 15 - Thursday

May 25 – Day 15 – Thursday

Psalm 20:6-7
Now know I that the LORD saveth his anointed;
he will hear him from his holy heaven… 458 more words

2017 Road Trip