PlaceBook Scotland: Capture your place in words, pictures, video and music.
Started this discussion. Last reply by KAT Mar 6, 2012.
Posted on November 8, 2011 at 10:43 — 1 Comment
Grey squirrel scampers in undergrowth,
tree-climbs to avoid hurricane-force
winds bending said tree three-quarters
over. Tornado-type funnel cloud emerges
over the Firth of Tay, oaks/elms/birches
toppled - blocking lanes on Kingsway
dual carriageway. Wheelie bins/litter bins,
road signs, advertising A-boards/hoardings
blown all over to become travel hazards.
Tay Road Bridge closed completely -
94 mile an hour winds…Continue
Posted on May 28, 2011 at 0:44 — 7 Comments
(Adapted from Burns' My Heart's In the Highlands)
My Heart is In Assynt by Erik Zoha
My heart is in Assynt, my heart is not here;
My heart is in Assynt, shooting Suilven;
Shooting Suilven, Ben More and Quinag too,
My heart is in Assynt, wherever I go.
Farewell to Lochinver, farewell to Kirkaig,
Adopted home of poet Norman MacCaig,
Wherever I wander, wherever I roam,
The mountains of Assynt forever i…Continue
Posted on January 24, 2011 at 12:40 — 5 Comments
Click on the link to see the finallists in the design competition for V & A Dundee gallery on the Waterfront.
Posted on September 29, 2010 at 16:57 — 1 Comment