A Bird Resurgence


As you might have seen from my last post I have been watching birds! Not exactly bird watching in any real sense but as we have been driving around, walking and cycling all about our little village I have been noticing the birds more and more. Now I don’t know if it’s just me but … Continue reading A Bird Resurgence

The Birds that Catch My Eye


By Scott Bailey © 2017 A rustle of brown A song trilling in the trees A fine spread of delicate feathers High, in a clear blue sky, a buzzard soars Mobbed and harried by dark ravens The red and gold darting finch The woodpecker drill The hooting owl These are the birds Catching my eye … Continue reading The Birds that Catch My Eye

Spin the Bottle


By Scott Bailey © 2017 Is life just spin the bottle As the bottle maker laughs Or a game of hopscotch Lines drawn in shifting sand Children’s games and distractions Carried over time Methods and controllers Programming sublime   In response to the daily prompt Bottle #DailyPrompt, #amwriting http://www.scottandrewbailey.uk  

Playground Laughter – Thirteen Tales


Playground Laughter A group of youths – exploring freedom and each other – find old fears of school creeping up on them. One is left questioning what he saw – and what he did? Thirteen Tales of Ghosts By Scott Bailey A collection of short stories concerning ghosts. Some are traditional ghost stories in the … Continue reading Playground Laughter – Thirteen Tales

My dark dystopian vision is starting to look like a brighter alternative!


Humanity reduced to a bottom line. Trapped. In a world where everything is measured and control pervades every area of life, four people begin to break down. Instead, they break through the walls of deceit and propaganda and into a world of revolution. Each, in their way, vow to overthrow the established order. They embark … Continue reading My dark dystopian vision is starting to look like a brighter alternative!