Poetry Map of Scotland poem no. 81: Black Isle

Munlochy

 

The valley shines

gold from sea to hill, tree to sky

in afternoon sun, good sun, though the evening chill

promises frost, morning mist.

 

Anne MacLeod
from Standing by Thistles (Scottish Cultural Press, 1997)

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