Weaving Songs

Weaving Songs Drawing on the richness of his imagination and his experiences as a child in the Isle of Lewis Donald S Murray has fashioned his own original collection of Weaving Songs They celebrate Harris Tweed t

  • Title: Weaving Songs
  • Author: Donald S. Murray
  • ISBN: 9780861523
  • Page: 147
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Drawing on the richness of his imagination and his experiences as a child in the Isle of Lewis, Donald S Murray has fashioned his own original collection of Weaving Songs They celebrate Harris Tweed the cloth his weaver father played his small part in creating while working on the loom behind their croft house Full of craft, skill, rigour, colour and vitality, his versDrawing on the richness of his imagination and his experiences as a child in the Isle of Lewis, Donald S Murray has fashioned his own original collection of Weaving Songs They celebrate Harris Tweed the cloth his weaver father played his small part in creating while working on the loom behind their croft house Full of craft, skill, rigour, colour and vitality, his verse and prose have much in common with the patterns of that unique fabric.Accompanying him in his exploration of the magic of the weave is photographer, Carol Ann Peacock Bringing her own distinctive eye and talent to the cloth s shades and textures, she helps to sew and tailor a fitting tribute to Harris Tweed, marking in an individual and evocative way the centenary of its trademark, the Orb.

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    1. Donald S. Murray

      Donald S Murray was born in Ness in the Isle of Lewis An author and journalist, his poetry, prose and verse has been shortlisted for both the Saltire Award and Callum Macdonald Memorial Award Published widely, his work has also appeared in a number of national anthologies and on BBC Radio 4 and Radio Scotland He lives and works in Shetland.

    553 thoughts on “Weaving Songs”

    1. I have just come back from the Ullapool,Donald S Murray was reading and i knew within minutes I would be buying the book as soon as I left the hall,and i did. I have only just started reading and savouring this lovely collection of poems. Powerfully evocative of Island lives and living.I dont not have the skills or wit to write the review that this books deserves,worlds fail me in the presence of such finely honed words and emotion and memory all I can say is I love this not just because there i [...]


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