Looking toward Waverly Station - Edinburgh, Scotland
A Red, Red Rose -by Robert Burns (1759-96) O my Luve's like a red, red rose, That's newly sprung in June: O my Luve's like the melodie That's sweetly play'd in tune. As fair art thou, my bonie lass, So deep in luve am I; And I will luve thee still, my dear, Till a' … Continue reading Happy Valentine’s Day
View of the North Sea from inside Dunnottar Castle. Stonehaven, Scotland
Welcome back! I hope everyone is having a terrific week. Today I would like to pick up where I left off in my previous post about Scottish poet Robert Burns and the annual Burns Night celebration. I promised you I would go a little deeper into the life of the man who penned 'Auld Lang … Continue reading The Bard of Ayrshire: Robert Burns
Photo taken in St. Abbs, a small fishing village on the southeastern coast of Scotland.
Greetings Readers, Today is a big day in Scotland and for those of Scots descent around the world. For today is January 25, the birthday of Scotland's beloved national poet, Robert Burns. Also known as Robbie Burns, Rabbie Burns (my personal favorite), The Ploughman Poet, and the Bard of Ayrshire, Burns is one of Scotland's … Continue reading Burns Night
Happy Hump Day! A little window shopping in Edinburgh for you today. I'll let you decide which one may have gone from browsing to buying. 🙂