Tag: fishing

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by Chris Powici
i.m. Les Powici / / Britten’s Pond, a July dusk / mayflies hazing the flat, brown water / as the day’s last rooks flowed into the trees / and...
by Ian Hamilton Finlay
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by Non-Scottish anonymous
the bungle-man / thinks / with crewless brains: / like the boat-bob / from Ngerechemai / who tagged / the where-is / of his fishtraps / with a cloud. / ...
by Teweiariki Teaero
I cast / Blindly / Snap! / Aue! / Te ikari! / Bonefish / It bites / It tugs / Then runs / Really runs / A silver bullet / Running / Pulling / Zigzagging / Everywhere / Hooked / On my line / Ai aue! / ...
by Kumalau Tawali
Tuna you are the mirror of the blue / Tuna you are the pain in my veins / Tuna you are lord. / / When I set...
by Naomi Mitchison
The Alban stands away now, rocking and dark, / Sandy alone aboard, in the wheel-house, keeping / The engine slow but a constant...
by Norman MacCaig
His drifter swung in the night / from a mile of nets / between the Shiants and Harris. / / My boy's eyes watched / the lights of the...
by Sydney Goodsir Smith
Ae boat anerlie nou / Fishes frae this shore, / Ae black drifter lane / Riggs the crammasie daw, / Aince was a fleet, and nou / Ae boat alane...
by George Campbell Hay
She’s a solan, she’s a tramper, she’s a sea-shaker, / she’s a hawk, she’s a hammer, she’s a big-sea-breaker, / she’s a falcon, she’s...
by George Campbell Hay
Greet the bights that gave me shelter, / they will hide me no more with the horns of their forelands. / I...
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