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I Found a Mouse on Day Two

It feels strange to sit here and type something that will not end up on The Student by some path or another. After a week of battering out review after review of production after production it feels nice to be … Continue reading

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Greek Spirits Guzzled from a Tetra Pack Chalice

A Saturday night starts sprawled out on a new sofa suite in front of sci-fi pew-pew fest, Guardians of the Galaxy. I say new, I mean to us – Grandad’s moved house and floral print has given way to masculine … Continue reading

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My July

Ferry Inn is where I work, Ferrying, don’t go to kirk, Colin’s staying in my flat, On Saturday, the party’s at…? In August I’ll be at the Fringe, Reviewing shows, so I can’t whinge, Or so that may indeed be … Continue reading

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Morning, how are you? Fine. Yeah…fine.

To blog is to shout loudly in a room by oneself and expect to spark a conversation. It is this mode however, that I find is so easy to slip into during everyday discourse. Conversation should be like tennis, one … Continue reading

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2015: Year in Review

What happened in the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand and Fifteen? From a broad perspective, Scots had to come to terms with the fact that independence had been put on hold for at least a “generation.” Bumper stickers were … Continue reading

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Lazy Lights, Lamps, Love and Leather Seats

I think I owe you a blog post. It’s almost the end of my first semester at university and I’d like to keep you in the loop. Life in Hermit’s Croft is falling into its routines. The installation of street … Continue reading

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The Hermit Emerges

I write to you after a considerable absence at the keyboard for the past month. Since my last post I have moved to the Scottish capital Edinburgh where I am attending the University thereof in the study of English Literature … Continue reading

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