Synopses & Reviews
Written by one of today's foremost poets writing in the Gaelic language, this bilingual compilation touches upon various themes, including love, aging, memory, language, politics, and landscape. Displaying a tight mastery of form and beautifully controlled rhythm, it is a celebration of the best in contemporary Scottish poetry.
"A poetry collection with the richness and subtlety of a good malt." —Herald on Hymn to a Young Demon
About the Author
Aonghas MacNeacail is a poet, a songwriter, a journalist, a researcher, and a filmmaker. He is the recipient of the Gaelic Prize of the Wigtown Poetry Competion and the author of several poetry collections, including Hymn to a Young Demon and A Proper Schooling and Other Poems.