Louise Welsh: Love Letter To Europe

As part of this year’s Edinburgh’s Hogmanay celebrations, six Scottish writers have been invited to write ‘love letters to Europe’. Their words are being projected on to buildings around the capital until the end of the month. This week and next, as the Brexit negotiations enter a critical phase, we will be running the essays in full. Here, Louise Welsh explores some of the linguistic ties that bind us to the rest of Europe
This was not always an island
Storegga slid
a land-crash of water
waves whipped the sky
ripped people limb to surging limb
Prairies drowned
reindeers tumbled... read more

 
18 January 2019 in Lifestyle, Views: 9
Source: Scotsman
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