Jun23

A View from a Bridge From my overt vantage, I see: high cooling towers, like fat coffee-pots, spouting steam; loving young mothers at garden gates calling their kids, who return in a steady stream; the streets, as a sudden down pour drenches twitching washing hung on silver dripping lines, which are awash and the loud…

Jun07

It was encoded in his blood,The scent of battle in the heatherThe sliced up horse, the sound of pipesThe skin stripped from the bleating wether. Prince, American musician and songwriter, was born today in 1958. Damien Hirst, English artist, was born on this day in 1965. Robert the Bruce, King of Scotland, died today in…