“On the first of January 2021, Mike and I started a series for The Orkney News called ’One Day At A Time’. “
“Imbolc is also known as St. Brigid’s Day and I’m reminded of my sister, Reene, making St. Brigid’s Crosses.”
“Ways of marking and acknowledging the times of year which influence our lives can be traced across the world, through the millennia.”
“As we walked up the track views opened out around us”
Orkney mainly cloudy, with some light rain arriving towards evening. Maximum temperature 7 °C.
Strong west to southwesterly winds, gales for much of the morning especially for the west. Maximum temperature 10 °C.
Strong to gale force south or southeasterly winds. Maximum temperature 8 °C.
“It is big sky and its changes,”
“I should mention that this path isn’t for the feint-hearted. “
“Kraak the Heron folds his wings/ Ready to hunt for wild things.”