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Olivia in Scotland: How Far I'll Go

Hello everyone!

I’m back in the United States now. There are times when that’s still not real to me yet; you could say that my head carried some of the fog home from Edinburgh and it hasn’t quite cleared yet. 1,944 more words


11 Short Stories of Pain and Glory: Album Review

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The Dropkick Murphys latest album dropped January 6th, accurately titled 11 Short Stories of Pain and Glory. 185 more words


Happy New Year!

“Auld Lang Syne” is a Scots poem written by Robert Burns in 1788 and set to the tune of a traditional folk song. It is well known in many countries, especially in the English-speaking world; its traditional use being to celebrate the start of the New Year at the stroke of midnight. 926 more words


A lullaby to sleeping vines

A Calgary Highlander plays a mournful lullaby at Legend Distilling on the Naramata Bench. 54 more words

Piper Piping

(Chicago, Illinois) All this singing and talking of The Twelve Days of Christmas has got me thinking of the piper who played for my mother’s funeral on June 11, 2014, Leonard Sailor.   118 more words


Merry Christmas



[VIDEO] Kilt-Wearing Santa Plays Flame-Shooting Bagpipes While Riding Unicycle

PORTLAND, Ore., Dec. 23 (UPI) — An Oregon man was filmed doing his part to keep Portland weird by dressing up as a Scottish Santa and playing flaming bagpipes while riding a unicycle. 66 more words