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Posts tagged as “2019October”

The Doomsday Machines

Stanley Kubrick’s 1964 film ‘Dr Strangelove’ dramatizes the still not-altogether-remote scenario of Mutually Assured Destruction (MAD). It begins with a deranged U.S. Airforce General, Jack…

The Confidence Man

‘I say the word ‘forever’ less and less, the more I understand it.’ It’s a good line. I might get it tattooed on my chest.…

Himself and the Bicycle

Sure, he was only a little lad of 4ft 10ins. Little Paddy, I called him. He was eighty-two-years-old when I was twelve-years-old, but he was…

The Andersons

The cacophony of the city took on a new chorus when the construction of a new corporate imprint on the London skyline began. The whining…

Poetry – Ben Keatinge

Black Vulture You loom at Madzharovo then at Bosilovo roost at Kalanjevo.                                                          Black pilgrim cowl of the air crossing these skies, come, we are…