As half the Country awakens to snow, here is a wee poem about that very thing.
Poetry Corner: Connection
“Our love stands like a monolith in my soul’s landscape:”
Poetry Corner: Shadows of the Night
From Poems of Love and Loss
Poetry Corner: Holy Willie’s Prayer
“On this day, 11th February in 1659 William Carstares, the radical Scottish Presbyterian cleric was born.”
Poetry Corner: ‘Breathes There The Man’
On this day, 4th February 1818 Sir Walter Scott supervised the rediscovery of the Honours of Scotland
Poetry Corner: Aikendrum
28th January 1580 King James VI signed the Confession of Faith.
Poetry Corner: My Love is Like a Red Red Rose
On this day 21st January 1290 Sweetheart Abbey, near Dumfries, was founded by Devorguilla, mother of John Balliol.
Poetry Corner: Cradle Song
On this day in 1979 saw the birth of Scotland’s first test-tube baby.
Poetry Corner:Gi’e me a lass with a lump of land
On this day 7th January in 1758 saw the death of poet Allan Ramsay snr.
Poetry Corner:Charlie Is My Darlin
On this day , 31st December in 1720 Prince Charles Edward Stewart, The Young Pretender, was born in Rome.