Scottish Poetry Library
Find a poem for any purpose – from Scottish classics to the cutting edge of contemporary poetry
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A collection of poems & writings celebrating the centenary of George Mackay Brown (1921-1996).
These seasonal poems have a link to the date on which they appear; this soul-enhancing book will keep you company for every day of winter.
Verses that will transport you to striking summer scenes and inspire adventure.
This beautiful collection roams across many aspects of Scottish life and culture: its landscape and its history, its people and its celebrations.
Poets from around the world give eloquent voice to the trials, hopes, rewards and losses of migration.
Tributes in verse to the creeping, scuttling, flitting, stinging things with which we share our planet.
Poetic responses to experiences of illness, injury and convalescence.
A companion of poems intended to provide encouragement and consolation to those on the frontline of our care sector.
Warning: this anthology contains poems to enter the bloodstream and rewild the spirit.
99 poems, selected by Carol Ann Duffy, reflecting on the bond between parent and child.
Poems that will transport you to vivid spring-time scenes, taking you from the first sighting of blossoms to Easter.
This landmark anthology showcases Edinburgh in the modern day, with poems and short stories inspired by its renowned and lesser-known locations.