Verse of the Week

Pinned To Mrs Walter Riddell’s Carriage 1794 (Single verse) If you rattle along like your Mistress’ tongue, Your speed will outrival the dart;...

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Burns Today

Burns was about attitude and authenticity. He was fresh, flawed and in your face, endlessly defiant, rallying against authority and haunted by mistakes....

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Sangs and Clatter

17/3/14 So. This weeks theme is how artists wrote songs about Angels. Can you think of any good ones? Pop the lyrics or video links in the comments box...

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Love Burns?

Burns was the man who summed up the essence of a thousand love stories in one poem:  Ae Fond Kiss “But to see her was to love her; Love but her, and...

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An App’s An App For A’ That

12/2/14 “But pleasures are like poppies spread You seize the flower the bloom is shed Or as the snow falls in the river A moment white then gone forever”...

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