Posts by skyenatureblog

"Love Skye-Love Nature-Love Life" Skyenatureblog.com provides an artistic journey through the seasons, describing the natural beauty of the island through, prose, poetry, art, photographs and videos. I hope to give readers a taste of the Skye experience. I hope you enjoy the journey The Isle of Skye has dramatic mountains, wild glens and amazing seascapes; it offers a varied wilderness for free spirits. There is an abundance of hidden places full of native trees, wildflowers and wildlife to enjoy, in peace and tranquility. This sensational Island changes constantly through the seasons, with wild Atlantic storms, snowy mountains and balmy Summer nights with spectacular skies. The Summer wildflowers provide a colourful feast for insects, which feed the many species of songbirds, both native and Summer visitors.

Western Sunset

Western Sunset On this amazing eve with, air so still, I watch in wonder at this sight to thrill. My …

The Opportunist

Wily Fox With bright pensive eyes eagle-eyed and vigilant an opportunist Sue Wood

Dance of the Barn Owls

Dance of the Barn Owls The evening draws nigh and the stage is set, An inspired portrayal awaits us yet. …

Nature and Tranquility

We created a wildlife pond in the garden two years ago. We were amazed at how quickly amphibians and insects …

Dancing Ferns

After a walk in Dunvegan woods I was inspired to write this poem “Dancing Ferns“. Here is an excerpt. Dancing …

Skye Midsummer Night

The Summer solstice, the longest day of the year is a time to celebrate Nature’s gift. Skye Midsummer Night The …

Timeless Flow

The river flows gently towards the sea, ceaselessly providing us with the tranquil sound of its journey. A perfect place …

Summer Rain

When the island is dry and dusty, we long for Summer rain to water the trees, plants and flowers. Here …