Author Archives: Stuart Smith

About Stuart Smith

Live on the East Coast of Scotland with views of the Isle of May and Bass Rock out my window. Retired and giving up political activity gradually as no-one locally is interested.

Messiness #5

I’m happy not to have my birthday acknowledged by people who know me. Only my sisters have sent birthday cards. Nothing from anyone else who knows me. I’m happy being “billy no mates” today, I’m free to do whatever I … Continue reading

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Messiness #4

Wimbledon is over for me. It’s not just Andy’s loss but also Emma. She didn’t look her usual self yesterday, as though she wasn’t ‘in the zone’, there was no spark in her play, although she tried to make a … Continue reading

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Echoes by Abi Barden

Echoes by Abi Barden My rating: 4 of 5 stars The adventure just gets better. It is a very engaging steampunk world and Amethyst’s adventures in this thought provoking “reality” move on. With several love interests at play, not just … Continue reading

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Messiness #3

East Lothian Liberal Democrats are in a mess. The last meeting of it’s Executive Committee was in April this year. There have been no meetings since the elections in May. The last communication to members only was in the run-up … Continue reading

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Messiness #2

A rail strike organised by only one of the unions that have members in the rail industry has the Minister responsible following his leader by telling lies about the dispute. He has said the average rail worker earns £44k per … Continue reading

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