Tag: National Poetry Day 2010

by Hugh S. Roberton
Chorus / Westering home, and a song in the air, / Light in the eye and it's goodbye to care. / Laughter o' love,...
by Christine Laennec
Cianalas: / Who would have thought / I'd have to come / so far from home / to find a word that perfectly captures / the...
by Norman MacCaig
From the corner of Scotland I know so well / I see Edinburgh sprawling like seven cats / on its seven hills beside...
by George Mackay Brown
In the finished house a flame is brought to the hearth. / Then a table, between door and window / Where a...
by Carys Newman
The banister begs for biddable bodies. / The pantry pleads for plentiful provisions. / The cooker cries out for creative cuisine. / The...
by Iain Crichton Smith
In the liquorice house / there is a liquorice clock / which beats out liquorice time. / / In the liquorice house / there are liquorice...
by Carol Ann Duffy
You like safe sounds: / the dogs lapping at their bowls; / the pop of a cork on a bottle of plonk...
by Hamish Maclaren
Little sea house, / when I found you, / the yellow poppies / ...
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