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December 2018

The Annexe

The Annexe

The Annexe
The complete (all fourteen chapters) story in the 'Lower Methil Annexe' series!
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The Odd Poem Mair Odd Poems Even Odder Poems
Further Odd Poems Other Odd Poems Still Odd Poems

Odd Poems

A world in verse.
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Dave’s Booklist

Dave's Book List

Dave's Book List
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Cara’s story

The previous post – “Spare a Minute” – is taken, without context, from a complete story that was written several years ago. It was a troubled time, and there were many moments when the future looked dark and miserable. The story was written, in four parts, exactly as it happened, with no guarantee how the […]

Spare a Minute

This story already features in tachras, but I thought that it should be brought to the front, again.

At last, we come to it. Weeks of waiting. Dark nights and long grey days. Somehow, they have passed and this is the day. Whatever happens, I feel that the day’s pronouncements – no matter how grim […]

Dispatch from the Front

I know that it has been a bit quiet here, for the past little while. We have been fighting the war on more than one front … The Bathroom Front: After many visits from builders, plumbers, electrician, carpenters, and supervisors, we now have a bathroom with a wobbly floor, sink in the wrong place, a […]