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My Brother's Secret by Dan Smith

It’s the summer of 1941 in Germany, and 11 year old Karl Friedmann is training to be a soldier for the Fürher in the Deutsches Jungvolk. 353 more words


Worst Wedding Ever

Making a welcome return to Salisbury Playhouse, following its première in 2014, is Chris Chibnall’s play Worst Wedding Ever. Following its residency here it heads out on a brief tour, taking in Ipswich and Hornchurch. 498 more words

Bastille - Sportpaleis, Antwerp

I’ve been saying for ages that I want to see Bastille. I had seen some taped concerts from festivals like Reading/Leeds and the BBC Radio 1’s Big Weekend but never in person. 304 more words


Writers Gather for 10th Regional Conference

This past weekend was the 10th edition of the Roanoke Regional Writers Conference at Hollins University. I have been to most of them. Dan Smith is stepping down as director, but, as he told me in an email, he will still be on the scene when we gather at future conferences. 283 more words


Bastille On The Radio

Caught the new song by Bastille, Blame, on Radio 1  whilst on the road this afternoon which sounded really good. Sounds a bit different from some of their other songs and definitely one I would listen to again and again. 17 more words

AUDIO: Youngsmith - "I Will Not Forget"

The music of Dan Smith, aka Youngsmith, is rooted in deep emotion. The Australian singer/songwriter has normally been a bit more reserved with his sound, but makes an effort to drift towards a bigger sound on his newest single, “I Will Not Forget”. 73 more words


I Cannot See The Stars Anymore

ANOTHER dear friend of mine passed away last week.  Mary Smith.

I wish I had a photo of us together.  I am always the one TAKING the photos of people I love, animals I love, places I love. 730 more words

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