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.

The Colours of Autumn

The Colours of Autumn Autumn comes with cooler nights, Adorning the shrubs with fiery lights. Gaudy leaves are swirling around, …

Twilight

I enjoyed a stroll through the woods yesterday evening. The birds were settling down for the night but, not before …

Masters of the Sky

The sky is full of swallows feeding in a frenzy as the insects rise in the warm air. Swallows swift …

The Plumed Spectre

The Plumed Spectre Passing the moon’s orb floating on the silent air the night’s plumed spectre Sue Wood

White Flower

White Flower This pure white beauty Shines brightly in the dark glade Light within the gloom. Sue Wood

Calluna

I walked along the river bank near my home this morning. The sun was shining and the air was fresh …

The Village

The Village The tranquil bay shelters snow-white homes and fishing boats a west coast haven Sue Wood The lighthouse was …