On this day in 1950 Harry Lauder died at the age of 59. Here is one of his songs. “When I Get Back Again To Bonnie Scotland”.
On this day in 1994 one of the Worlds most recognisable pieces of Art was stolen. There have been many poems written about the piece, here is one of them.
O Sole Mio must be one of the most recognisable songs ever recorded. Here Enrico Caruso singing it.
On Friday night at 11pm we leave the EU and just like in today’s poem; the fork in the road is directly in front of us all.
Another stunningly poignant poem from Paul Colvin: Brits and The Gaels.
Here’s a poem reminding us all that on Election Day we all have great power in our hands.
On this day in 1927 Duke Ellington and his Orchestra opened in The Cotton Club, here is one of his songs for you to enjoy.
On Monday Ken and I went up the Bealach Na Ba in our Motor Home. Here is a poem written by Michael McDermott.
On this day in 1958 Boris Pasternak won the Nobel Prize for Literature, here is his poem “A Dream”.
Another fine offering from Paul Colvin