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Western Approaches

By Mike Bell

I was not happy at the time: not happy with my job; more to the point, not happy with myself.  There had been a TV programme about life in the Mountains of Mourne.  609 more words


Black Isle

By Mike Bell

The furrows of freshly-turned red earth gleamed slightly in the low evening sun, shining not with wetness but from the smoothing cut of the plough’s blade.  299 more words


The things you find...

By Bernie Bell

Mike was walking down the steps from the Old Academy car park, Stromness to cross Franklin Road, when he noticed this, tucked into the wall. 55 more words


Poetry Corner: The Child

By Mike Bell

In a cave, in a wood, in a land beside the sea

Sits a Child, inside a Man, inside a Mind that thinks it’s Me… 216 more words


Poetry Corner: You warp, I’ll weft

February 17th was Random Act of Kindness Day ,here is a poem by one of our regular readers to celebrate.

You warp, I’ll weft

By Mike Bell… 119 more words


Poetry Corner: Connection

By Mike Bell

Our love stands like a monolith in my soul’s landscape:

It connects me with the divine

Is my route to the stars… 27 more words


John McAfee Blames Bitcoin Dip On JP Morgan

Many claimed that the Bitcoin crash was upon the world when the coin reached a low of $9,600 after previously reaching prices over $19,000. Since then, the cryptocurrency has struggled to return to over $12,000. 170 more words