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If I Had Wings

If I Had Wings When walking on Luing, the island where I live in the Inner Hebrides, I imagine myself right up there with the hawks and eagles, soaring on thermals over ice-blue waters and ochre shores..and able to pick … Continue reading

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In The Wee Small Hours

In The Wee Small Hours When sleep hides, the mind turns to time past. Hindsight is a view lit by false light. What if? What if I had taken another route? If I had spoken to the man in the … Continue reading

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Take Your Breath Away

Take Your Breath Away There are days that do that. Days that begin well, and get better and better. By afternoon the weather gave up being unco-operative and joined in. Soon it too was causing a shortage of breath. Along … Continue reading

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The Voice Of Water

The Voice Of Water On the shores of Dumfries and Galloway and along Scotland’s sweeping coastline.. it is hard to picture the massive islands formed of matted plastic bags – some the size of whole countries – reported to be … Continue reading

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