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Scots & German: Observations

Hello everyone, thought I’d write a short, quick blog on something that has sparked some interesting thoughts recently! I find there to be LOADS of similarities between Shetland dialect/Scots and German and thought it really interesting.   501 more words

Germany

Seaman baseball sweeps doubleheader vs. Highland Park

High School Baseball Final Score:

Game One:
Seaman 12
Highland Park 3

Game Two:
Seaman 11
Highland Park 0

Sports

Polygamist thunder haiku (Scottish Edition)

This is a Scottish translation of my original post.

Loud lik’ sky lightning,

Th’ polygamist thunder

Leaps onto th’ globe

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The tail of Taddy Puddock

Gather around wee ones and I’ll tell yez a tale that my granny Simpson telt me when I was just a wain like you. Now Granny Simpson used a lot of the auld wurdz in Scottish so I’d best explain some to yez. 459 more words

Humour

The Alpha Male

I have been on a highlander binge lately.  I’ve blasted through Deceptions of A Highlander, A Highlander’s Obsession, A Highlander’s Passion and Kilts and Daggers.  All have been outstanding for the male lead characters in them.   941 more words

Historical Romance Novel

Every monument has a story: the case of Camperdown's memorial to Indigenous Australians

Every monument has a story. In 1886, at his own cost, James Dawson, the local ‘protector of Aborigines’ at Camperdown in Victoria’s Western District, dedicated a 7 metre obelisk of grey granite to mark the burial place of Wombeetch Puyuun, who was one of the last surviving members of the local Indigenous community. 1,547 more words

History