Edinburgh stories, books, poems, and more

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this is a wee monologue i guess, taking the piss out of the a gays that you might meet in london, edinburgh, or whatever. Read More

Poem / Romance

February 22, 2016

Reads: 52

Shelves: 1

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The idea for this article came to be whilst attending this years annual Edinburgh Fringe Festival (2014). It details a short history of British stand up comedy from the 1800s through to the present day. Read More
When respected Edinburgh Gentleman and City Councillor, Deacon William Brodie, chases his love of gambling, he is drawn deep into a double life. Before long the open respectability of day gives way to a hidden life of crime at night, and soon, Brodie is on a trajectory to disaster .… Read More

Poem / Poetry

February 16, 2014

Reads: 53

Shelves: 1

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OUR LATE SON GOING TO EDINBURGH IN SPIRIT WHCH HE DIDN'T DO TIS SIDE OF THE WORLD Read More

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It’s the 1970s Ryan Walker is and already been married 2 years to a girl he is very much in love with. A new job sees him working in Edinburgh, One summers Afternoon a workmate takes him for a lunchtime beer. Innocent enough? Yes, except the bar the was taken… Read More

Poem / Poetry

May 12, 2013

Reads: 78

Shelves: 1

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TWO BROTHERS AND A YANK IN EDINBURGH IN 1969 AND A MUGGING Read More

Poem / Poetry

December 08, 2012

Reads: 91

Shelves: 1

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A GIRL REMEMBERS HER CHILDHOOD AND BULIMIA AND HER LESBIAN LOVE Read More

Short Story / Humor

September 11, 2012

Reads: 228

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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This is a retelling in my own style of a Scottish Folk tale. It is loosely based on a real story. There is nothing deserves a PG warning but the narrative, although humourous, does get really greusome at times Sawney Bean is a tongue in cheek retelling of an Edinburgh… Read More

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Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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Exert from music piece. Copyright © 2012 Sons of Scotland (SOS). All rights reserved. Read More

Poem / Poetry

January 26, 2012

Reads: 59

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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AN AMERICAN WAS MUGGED IN EDINBURGH Read More
The story starts of in a pub in Great Junction Street Leith. It's a story about a stabbing and also a murder. Read More
Chapter Four of "Rescue of a Rock and Roll Child", also known as "West of the Fields Long Gone". Read More

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I had to write this for school last year and I got a good grade on it, so thought I'd put it up just to get the ball rolling :) Read More

Short Story / Literary Fiction

February 02, 2010

Reads: 119

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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A WOMAN VISITS HER FAMILY IN SCOTLAND. Read More

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