Month: November 2013

Website of poet Elizabeth Rimmer

Why I Will (Probably) Vote Yes

Lawks! The debate round the White Paper for independence has been juvenile. “If the Bank of England is going to be the bank of last resort, they are going to want to control you, and how is that independence?” I think it might be the sort of independence an adult has with a credit card…
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November 27, 2013 2

The Fall of the Leaf

It’s the first really cold weather this week, and there are very few leaves left on the trees. From my window I can see the dark slopes of the distant hills, the magpies in the orchard , and even – if I lean out sideways, the snow on the Trossachs. It’s a bare and austere…
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November 21, 2013 0