A Summer Poem: White Nights by Finola Scott
In twilight silvered gardens
in uncurtained bedrooms
stumble from dark pubs
check their watches
look up and smile.
This northern sky shimmers with
stretched summer light.
The stars have bunked off, leaving
the Moon to guard their beds.
A lonesome fox lopes careless
across sequinned lawns,
passed the Ancestors
saluting the Stones.
On the horizon a low fire
smoulders through the night .
The world turns towards the sun.
This section: Seasonal Stories and Poems by Glasgow Writers, Writing
- ‘the lactic acid in the calves of your despair’ poetry collection by Ali Whitelock
- cocoon by Russell Jones – collection of poems and comic poems
- New Collection of Poems: Poor Wurld by Jim Ferguson
- The Clearing: A memoir of art, family and mental health by Samantha Clark
- David Craig, Scottish Writer – free book offer
- The Siren Awakes – memoir by Linda Jackson
- Blessed Assurance by Stewart Ennis
- ‘Doors tae Naewye’ poetry by Christie Williamson
- Keeping Time novel by Thomas Legendre
- Much Left Unsaid by Finola Scott – poetry
- Glasgow Film Festival 2020, The August Virgin review Fionnuala Boyle
- Glasgow Film Festival 2020: Close Up – Susan Wood Exhibition
- Glasgow Film Festival 2020 – Jazz on a Summer’s Day review by Pat Byrne
- The County, Glasgow Film Festival 2020 review by Pat Byrne
- John Byrne’s 80th Birthday Bash, Paisley Book Festival 2020 review by Pat Byrne
- Celtic Connections 2020: This Is Caledonian Soul review by Pauline Keightley
- ‘Where God put the West’ – travelling through the land of the Navajo Ian R Mitchell
- Glasgow Writer: Stuart Cosgrove
- Celtic Connections 2020 Auld Lang Syne Concert review and photos Pauline Keightley
- Celtic Connections 2020 Hannah Read and Andy Monaghan review by Fionnuala Boyle