Tyranny

By Mike Ormsby The bell in the village church bongs to the faithful and here they come: pretty girls with posies, boisterous lads in straw hats, farmers and their wives. Three elderly women shuffle along, cl...

Silverfish – Made in Transylvania

“The crickets in our hills will not let me sleep, they’re scratching out a living with families to keep”. So run the lyrics of the haunting title track on the debut album created in Transylvania by British auth...

Floating Voter

  By Mike Ormsby “Off to vote, Domnul Vasile?” I lean from the bedroom window, looking down towards our garden fence. Our elderly neighbour pauses in the lane beyond it, and glances about wit...