It's spring, or it soon will be. The landscape is defrosting, buds will soon be bursting out - just like the brilliant events we have lined up in our spring programme! Our latest blog previews the highlights, you lucky, lucky people!
This month, we celebrate the centenary of the poet George Campbell Hay, who was born on 8 December, 1915. Today Hay is something of an unfashionable figure for a number of reasons. There are many reasons, however, you should take another look at his work.
The poetry community was sad to learn this week of the death of Alexander Hutchison. 'Sandy' to friends, he was not only a poet of considerable talent - recognised last year when he won the Saltire Prize for Best Collection of Poetry - he gave a great deal of encouragement to young poets. Today we publish three more memories of Sandy.
The poetry community in Scotland and beyond was saddened and shocked to hear this week of the death of the poet Alexander Hutchison. His friend and fellow poet August Kleinzahler has penned a tribute for the SPL blog.