A poem by Vanessa Gebbie

  Beara Litany (after Paddy Bushe’s translation of the Song of Amergin)   Am the heron’s hunchbacked flight Am the song of the tagged sea-eagle Am the roots of Ogham stones Am horizon’s blurred conjoining Am a hundred shades of shadow Am the sparrowhawk’s cry Am the cattle on the strand Am the gannet’s lightning psalm Am skeins of smoke over Coulagh Bay Am the … Continue reading A poem by Vanessa Gebbie