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"My love is on the high seas"

On a quiet evening at the beginning of May,
When the bat was in the skies,
I heard a tearful young maiden

Singing beneath the shadow of the green branches…” 294 more words

Spiritual Journey

Tonight's Secular Music Mass

Julie Fowlis- An Eala Bhan (The White Swan)

The King Singers- That Lonesome Road.

Leonard Cohen – Come Healing

– Summertime – Charlie Parker


Love, let me Home to my Mother

Julie Fowlis sings haunting song in the gaelic about a young girl who encounters an ‘each-uisge’ – in celtic folklore, a creature that takes the form of a man on land but a horse when in water [ … 25 more words


Winter love ~

“Let us love winter, for it is the spring of genius.” — Pietro Aretino



Who knew there were so many secrets to be kept in the children’s books world? Well, I knew, but I didn’t realise there were quite so many, nor that so many people share the secrets quite so freely. 606 more words


Oban Live 2016

First festival of the year turned out to be an absolute cracker in Oban.  Didn’t see that coming at all.  Oban Live in May had an amazing set-up, great line-up, fantastic weather and didn’t ever have to wait more than 5 minutes for a pint.   84 more words