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Two Spy Poems

The Reason
After so long the reason the spy does it
has little to do with politics
and even less with any loyalty –
it’s simply impressive, all the tricks… 203 more words

American Poetry

Did right-wing forces plan a coup against a Labour prime minister in the 1970s?

The founder of the British army’s elite special forces, the SAS, speaking privately of throwing trade union leaders ‘under a bus’. The chairman of Rio Tinto-Zinc rising at an elite dinner party and proposing a military coup against a Labour government. 2,319 more words

Harold Wilson

James Bond Knows About That Thing You Do

“…because as we know, there are known knowns; there are things we know we know. We also know there are known unknowns; that is to say we know there are some things we do not know. 1,476 more words

I'm Sorry I Cant Fly Your Aeroplane!

After the whole incident of Mr T anyone would think I should have been put off online dating, or the attempt of it should I say. 544 more words

Turning To Fishing...Plenty of Fishing!

After the failed Tinder attempts I turned to Plenty of Fish. Don’t ask me why because I don’t know myself! After a few weeks of messaging a few people for nothing more than a couple of days at a time before they bored the hell out of me I got talking to a “normal” guy called Mr T. 293 more words


Most authors face the problem at some point that they have over-written. The book is too long or part of it is a diversion too far. 136 more words


Retirement for Met Police head of Counter-Terrorism Policing

After 31 years of service in the Metropolitan Police, the UK’s top counter terrorism officer Mark Rowley has announced his retirement in March.

Mr Rowley took up the role of Assistant Commissioner for Specialist Operations at the Met in June 2014,  the day after ISIS declared the establishment of a so-called ‘worldwide caliphate.’ 268 more words