Open, my window to the stars.
Break earthquake in time and territory
and show me the diversity
between possibility and fancy.
You grid of eyes and chests;
all quadrants of our universe.
I’ll cut a route through to them,
with mere fingertip on button.
Bradan Press brings you this poem preview from Lus na Tùise / Lavender, a volume of new Scottish Gaelic poems by Marcas Mac an Tuairneir coming out in November 2016.
If you can’t make it to the launch on 11 November, or our events in Glasgow & Edinburgh on 12 & 13 November, then special order your copy from your favourite local bookstore or buy online: