On day 1, explore Edinburgh Castle sitting proud: / find the modest crown of a far from quiet country, /…
I was afraid and they gave me guts.
/ I was alone and they made me love.
/ Round that wild heat they built…
You want to look on the lea-side
/ in winter, the swamp thickening
/ like the uterine wall,
/ popping its puffballs
/ and creaming its butterwort,
/ folding in…
Whaur the fit has never been
/ It’s there ye aye gang wi’ it:
/ Whaur the e’e has never seen
/ It’s there ye aye…
/ This one seeme d to be happy on gravel.
/ Sipping flies down to
/ her very own stones.
/ One day she fell with the…