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The Time for the Truth?

    The Time for the Truth?

MICHAEL J BLAIR Perthshire, Scotland In the last few days, we have witnessed what amounted to a coup d’etate in Saudi Arabia. This wasn’t unexpected in some circles, but a

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In the Dark

    In the Dark

BRADLEY MASON HAMLIN In the dark you can move anyway you want look crazy arms crooked jump around stupid and talk to yourself but mostly people don’t want you to

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ghost haiku

    ghost haiku

BRADLEY MASON HAMLIN snowflakes frozen fall self inviting wind chilling alone by fireplace [header art Carl Maria Seyppel (1847–1913), courtesy of Dorotheum, Wikimedia Commons]

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Manufactured Bickering Hiding Corruption

    Manufactured Bickering Hiding Corruption

MICHAEL J BLAIR Perthshire, Scotland  During a conversation last evening, I suddenly realised why I had been feeling uncomfortable about some aspects of the endless debate on Scottish independence. The

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SNP Annual Conference: Utopia or Myopia?

  SNP Annual Conference: Utopia or Myopia?

MICHAEL J BLAIR Perthshire, Scotland  I have deliberately ignored the glorious delight, which is the SNP annual conference. There is

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Independence, Ignorance, & Opportunism of the SNP

  Independence, Ignorance, & Opportunism of the SNP

MICHAEL J BLAIR Perthshire, Scotland  The Catalan independence referendum, which was illegal, has shown the complexity of part of a

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Generosity

  Generosity

ERIC CHAET (first published at The 100 So-Called Poems) What I present to humanity must be generous else it’s part of

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The Poison of Sectarianism in Scotland’s Independence Debate

  The Poison of Sectarianism in Scotland’s Independence Debate

MICHAEL J BLAIR Perthshire, Scotland  Over the last three years, I’ve noticed the  unpleasantness of sectarianism creeping into the independence

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Brexit: Political Confusion & Other Tales

  Brexit: Political Confusion & Other Tales

MICHAEL J BLAIR Perthshire, Scotland  Brexit is a word I didn’t like when I first heard it on television, and

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Without Camouflage

  Without Camouflage

ERIC CHAET (originally posted at The 100 So-Called Poems) I didn’t choose camouflage or invisibility. I’ve tried, all along to make

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