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Poem: Return of the Native – Egbert Ollmann

Return of the native Egbert Ollmann Salt of the Earth Traveller So very far from home African adventures in a battered car Exploring a world gentler than ours Winds of destiny brought you, tumbling, to these shores On a boat … Continue reading

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Poetry: Acid on the Tree

Acid on the Tree  Of all the things in this wide world The saddest is to see Someone who’s drunk from Friendship’s bough Pouring acid on the tree   T’was like walking through a leafy, garden lane To the perfect, … Continue reading

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Glynn Burridge contributes foreword to Michael Adams Book: Island soul

Foreword: Michael Adams’ Souls By Glynn Burridge, author of ‘Voices’: Seychelles short stories and ‘Kolony’: a novel of the Seychelles.             From his exquisite collection of sketches, faces wearing half-forgotten yet instantly familiar expressions peer … Continue reading

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Glynn Burridge on National Geographic

Video from ‘A Local’s Guide to Seychelles’ by Glynn Burridge for National Geographic. Click here for the full article.   http://www.seychellesdiary.com/index.php/2017/04/28/a-locals-guide-to-seychelles/ THEN CLICK ON NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC LINK FOR FULL EFFECT! Google+

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Glynn Burridge appears in Imperia Magazine

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Seychelles goes Carnival for fourth year running

Seychelles has just hosted the 4th edition of the  between 25th and 27th April 2014, an event to capture the imagination of an increasingly troubled and insecure planet for the way it showcases international goodwill and cooperation between a steadily … Continue reading

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Cinnamon

                                                     Cinnamon     It seems cinnamon has always been Scented trees among the panoply Lending the air sweet perfume Rolling down green hillsides Towards a sapphire sea   The treasure of another time When spices, like gold, … Continue reading

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New cover of Voices: Seychelles short stories by Glynn Burridge. 3rd edition out soon.

Here is a sneak preview of the new cover of Voices: Seychelles short stories by Glynn Burridge, newly designed and with some new stories added  for this 3rd edition. Due out soon! A big thanks to Erwin Burian for the … Continue reading

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The little circus with a BIG Heart

The Little Circus with a BIG Heart by Glynn Burridge An orange sun sets, its rays caressing the taut fabric of a dark blue tent set at one end of Freedom Square in central Victoria where a phalanx of cars … Continue reading

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Poem: Shanghai

Shanghai Ample shade of elm-entwined boulevards Pardons sprawling lines of cars Flanked by Shaolin temples & Starbucks In their steamy, modern marriage Contours of grand buildings etched in penciled neon Cause evening’s skyline to gently sizzle Lighting the smiles of … Continue reading

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