Gaelic NS Month: Cause of Our Joy

May 22, 2020 | Nonfiction, Poetry

Happy Gaelic Nova Scotia Month from Bradan Press!

Today we’re recommending the first poetry collection from Marion F. NicIlleMhoire, 2017 winter of the Scottish Book Trust Gaelic New Writers Award for Poetry. Adhbhar Ar Sòlais: Cause of Our Joy contains Gaelic poems with English translations on themes of religion and spirituality, family, daily life in Uist, and the author’s upbringing in Glasgow and Barra. Prior to its publication by Bradan Press, this collection received second place in the 2018 Donald Meek Award for Gaelic literature.

Available as a paperback from your favourite booksellers.