Tag: Western Isles

Showing 1-10 of 15 results
by Derick Thomson
Air iomall an talamh-àitich, eadar dhà sholas, / tha a’ churracag a’ ruith ʼs a’ stad, ʼs a’ ruith ʼs a’ stad, / is...
by Aonghas MacNeacail
1 / seallaibh sinne / dh’èirich às a’ mhòintich / far an do chaidil sinn / tro linntean dìochuimhn’ / / an-diugh nar sgeinean maola / gearradh an àile / / 2 / chunnaic aon t-sùil màthair...
by Helen Cruickshank
I met a man in Harris Tweed / As I walked down the Strand; / I turned and followed like a dog / The breath of...
by Iain Crichton Smith
From the War Memorial / we see Lewis entirely. / For this place they died, / the new houses, the smell of seaweed, / the rivers, / an old woman...
by Sorley MacLean
Sgreapadal anns a’ mhadainn / ris a’ Chomraich ’s ris a’ ghrèin, / Sgreapadal a tha cho bòidheach, / a cheart cho bòidheach ri Hallaig. / Cha chuirear...
by Sorley MacLean
‘Tha tìm, am fiadh, an coille Hallaig’ / / Tha bùird is tàirnean air an uinneig / trom faca mi an Àird Iar / ’s tha mo...
by Edwin Morgan
There is no beginning. We saw Lewis / laid down, when there was not much but thunder / and volcanic fires; watched long seas...
by Ian McFadyen
Exile I am, for to the last, I carry in my / heart the oak groves of Derry with their / white angels...
by Joseph Macleod
(The series of 47 soliloquies is about the women left behind on the / Isle of Barra during the Second World...
by William Oliphant
(from The Four Seasons) / / Seen from the machair’s edge / miles of white sand swathe north. / The light is Greek, I’m told, / The green...
Syndicate content