This is Mental Health Awareness week, here is a poem which may resonate with others.
“The Scottish Parliament which adjourned on the 25th of March in the year 1707 is hereby reconvened.”
As we are currently on the Island of Rothesay, this week I have chosen a poem about that very place. Beautiful Rothesay.
St Kessog was Scotland’s patron saint before St Andrew. On the 10th of March 560, St Kessog (MacKessog) was killed by paid brigands.
Grade 2 is so easy./I just have to be there./I sit in my chair,/I don’t talk,/I listen.
On this day in 1804 Scottish Explorer Mungo Park set out from England to find the source of The River Niger.
On this day, 20th of January in 1937 the Scottish boxer, Benny Lynch, was crowned world flyweight champion.
” Kevin was a monk, who went to Glendalough to get some peace and quiet in which to be a holy person.”
The start of the New Year can be a time for reflection, here is poem which I thought was appropriate.
On this day in history the first British Open (Golf) “The Open” was played in Scotland. This poem is a must for golf lovers.