Scottish Poetry for Independence

Below are links to a number of poems which, I believe, sum up various aspects of the current campaign for Scottish independence – feel free to add your own ideas in the comments.

Edwin Muir – Scotland’s Winter; The Difficult Land

Tom Leonard – The Six O’Clock News

Edwin Morgan – Open the Doors!

Norman MacCaig – A Man in Assynt

Hugh MacDiarmid – Scotland, Small?

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