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Thu 25 February

DURA's StAnza 2021 reviews: The Light Acknowledgers

Gerry Cambridge, nature photographer, essayist, editor and award-winning poet, journeys the shifting landscapes of life from Arbroath to Glasgow, youth to middle-age, natural and domestic, in this...

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Can the shape and nature of Scotland be drawn entirely in poetry?

no. 382

War Memorial in an Orkney Valley, by Andrew Velzian

On its weathered spire sings a blackbird
a near silhouette              sentinel
in false light of the moon

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