A Perfect Childhood

I have worked with children for over 40 years and in this time, I have seen many changes. The most …

Beachcombing

I love to go down to the shore to see what has been washed up. I found a pair of …

Monarch of the Glen

This magnificent beast graces the glens with his power and might. Monarch of the Glen Great crown of antlers guarding …

Wilderness

Wilderness Wild and untamed glens, offer adventure and sport for all free spirits

Dancing Ferns

While walking through the woods this morning, I observed thousands of acid-green fronds on the vibrant ferns. Dancing Ferns Uncoiling …

Midsummer Night

My favourite night of the year. A time to be so grateful for our natural world. Midsummer Night To settle …

A Stroll at Dusk

I went for a short stroll up the Roskhill lane to the viewpoint. The sunset was amazing with wonderful hues …

Rocky Cove

I went for a walk to the rocky cove near my home yesterday. Rocky Cove The steep granite crags shield …

Dawn Chorus

I decided to write this post in celebration of International Dawn Chorus Day. If you are anxious about life’s circumstances …

May Morning

A beautiful morning, the first day of May, my favourite time of year. Morning Dew – I wrote this poem …

Harbour Seals

Harbour Seals Their deep soulful eyes watching the expanse of ocean, basking in the sun. Loch Dunvegan has a healthy …

Curlew Calling

Spring time and I can hear the wild call of the curlew on the moorland. Curlew Calling Across the moor …

Driftwood

In these troubled times our lives can feel suffocating, with the walls closing in and having no control which, can …

The Skylark Returns

The skylark has returned to the moor. His song is a wonderful reminder that Spring is here. A time to …

Distant Isle

Today I enjoyed sitting on the rocks and watching the waves lap against the shore while, the gulls cried overhead. …

Nature – Hope and Happiness

This tiny celandine flower reappears every Spring. It has survived every storm, frost, gale, drought and snowstorm but, still lights …

Isle of Dreams

This is my favourite song from Capercaillie-An Gillie Ban, from the album The Blood is Strong Isle of Dreams This …

Island Shore

A visit to the shore is a special place to find peace and tranquility. My latest visit inspired my poem …

Timeless Shores- My New Venture

Isle of Skye–Timeless Shores is a poetic journey describing the natural beauty of this amazing island, through the seasons. Each …

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“Love Skye-Love Nature-Love Life” The Isle of Skye has dramatic mountains, wild glens and amazing seascapes; it offers a varied …

Springtime

Spring is on the way! First flowers are growing on the √íran Uisge (Gaelic for song of water) nature reserve, …