North East Makar – Sheena Blackhall

Have look at these three special poems recorded by North-East Makar, Sheena Blackhall for the Doric Board: “Bawd bi the Dee” by Sheena Blackhall “Drumneachie Farm” by Sheena Blackhall “Veesions frae a Heilan Burn” by Sheena...

New Book Celebrates George Mackay Brown’s 100th Birthday

On Sunday the late author and poet, George Mackay Brown would have turned 100-years-old and a book has been published by Tippermuir Books Limited to celebrate this landmark. Edited by Jim Mackintosh and Paul S Philippou, ‘Beyond the Swelkie’ is a collection of poetry...

Daniel Abercrombie – Scottish International Storytelling Festival

The Scottish International Storytelling Festival launches on the 15th October and runs until the 31st October. With the theme ‘Imagine’, the festival hosts over 100 performers to take part in an event that includes representatives from 12 different...