• Robert the Bruce Statue Aberdeen
    Poem

    “The Scrieve Fae Arbroath (6 Aprile, Anno Domini 1320)” “The Declaration of Arbroath (April 6, A.D. 1320)”

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  • The Visitation of the Virgin to Saint Elizabeth
    Sonnets for Heaven's Queen

    Ark of the Covenant

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  • Samuel Gilliland at Glencoe
    Poem

    The Last Bard of Scotland

    Waters of Irvine and Annock, flow with my tears, West to the Firth of Clyde and Arran: Soon, soon, Ayr will be mute and barren. Flow, waters, flow, like the passing of long, lost years.   Gilliland! Singer of moors and the pensive glen, The muses fade on your final breath, Love resigns your harp to tender Death, And my heart weighs heavy, beyond all earthly ken.   Your soul in silence moves on the high bonny braes, As cloud-shadows cross the Lowland plains; Sweet falls your music, like summer rains, As if to quell my grief no happiness allays.   Great Bard, who tuned my green lyre, my mentor,…

  • Sonnets for Heaven's Queen

    House of Gold

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    Lyric Poet Wins Nation’s Top Honors for Classical Poetry

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