National Poetry Day

Reading time: < 1 min I’ll close out National Poetry Day with a classic from Scotland’s (and possibly the world’s) worst poet, William McGonagall. The following is an extract from his poem about Scotland’s most famous poet, Robert Burns. I strongly suggest you follow the link and read it all in it’s magnificient glory. “IMMORTAL Robert Burns of Ayr,There’s but […]

National Poetry Day

Reading time: < 1 min It’s National Poetry Day. Ae fond kiss, and then we sever!Ae fareweel, alas, for ever!Deep in heart-wrung tears I’ll pledge thee,Warring sighs and groans I’ll wage thee.Who shall say that fortune grieves himWhile the star of hope she leaves him?Me, nae cheerfu’ twinkle lights me,Dark despair around benights me. I’ll ne’er blame my partial fancy,Naething […]