Scottish Poetry Library
Explore Scotland’s poetry, past and present
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We Were Always Here is a snapshot of current Scottish LGBTI+ writing and a showcase of queer talent.
Alice Tarbuck’s first pamphlet, published by Sad Press.
Claire Askew’s first full collection, coming after years of work in Scotland’s flourishing poetry and spoken word scene.
The second collection from Niall Campbell, whose first collection, Moontide, won the Edwin Morgan Poetry Award and the Saltire First Book Award.
“What Spielberg does for cinema, Graham Fulton echoes in poetry. Humanity on an extensive stage abbreviated by a Scottish diagnosis, Graham’s writing is capable of intoxicating the humdrum in a universal language” – Stephen Watt
The debut pamphlet from Edinburgh poet Roddy Shippin, in a limited, beautifully handcrafted edition.
An anthology of work created by survivors of sexual and domestic abuse.
An anthology of poems from nine brave women, the result of a collaboration between Edinburgh Women’s Aid, Shakti Women’s Aid and the Scottish Poetry Library.
A selection of poetry from The Drift, Hannah Lavery’s National Theatre of Scotland show, touring in October 2019.
A fresh and engaging collection in two sequences, one looking at emigration, the other at our digital lives.
A new look at an old place; an anthology from the farthest reaches of Scotland’s culture.
A handy dose of Gaelic wisdom.