Rodd widenin i da Hulmalees

Hulm:a holmHulmalìs:a broo doonta Hulmawater:holms i da loch.Da rodd wast-owresnakes alang biglansin lochs likda munster weeence saa faeda windowso PI's bus.Single track roddwi passin places:draa in, draa braeth.Ivery blinnd coarneranidder glim o lichtapö watter, anidderglinder at a munsterat only disappearswhin we stop ta leta car pass. Whin aada coarners isshaaved aff anda rodd is widenedwill we aa scrit by, ithoota meetin o minds, ortakkin time ta savourda fire-aeting sunbraethin his flamesowre da wastirdor da tjaldurpleepsin onda holms, oran antrinnyuggelpairtin dawatter o daHulm-alees.

Christine De Luca, Luath Press, 2005


  • "The poet shows great skill in rendering meaningful Shetland poems from a variety of original sources."The New Shetlander, No. 234 - Yule Issue 2005
  • "She has again proved herself to be both a fine poet and a worthy ambassador for Shetland literature."The Shetland Times, September 2005
  • "This is poetry to be spoken aloud, allowing the sound of the words to form in the mind."The Herald, October 2005
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