Category Archives: Shetland

Bridge End to St Ninian’s Isle

With a smaller crew we set off for Maywick bay. The wind was Westerly so we had to head into the wind in order to stay on track. The going was good until we reached an area open to the … Continue reading

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Conservatory poem

The Conservatory Green fingers Glowing shades of green Cool colours in the mist Of time Green fingers Growing natures dreams Aromas in the wind I dream Green fingers Time goes on and on And tears of long ago Fall by … Continue reading

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Arrival in Shetland

Arrival in Shetland.  We journeyed up to Jane’s on Unst (a wonderful woman in her generosity and hospitality) in Chris’s hire car. It was strange being back in Shetland again after such a cathartic previous year. Things happened last year … Continue reading

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Ferry in waves

Sunday night, took the ferry to Shetland. Decided to walk to Hatston just for the exercise. I reckoned if Chris can walk to the Arctic I could walk to Hatston. I surprised myself by sleeping quite well on one of … Continue reading

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I am Earth, She is Moon

She shines down with her smiling face Raising tides and forming streams My blood ebbs and floods Guided by the brilliant sanity Of a moon not lit by me Stained cheeks and white skin Dew drops with the dawning The … Continue reading

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