Edwin Morgan (1920–2010)

Bill Sherman, in a comment to this morning’s post, informed me that the Scots poet/makar Edwin Morgan had passed at 90. You can read a first obit by the BBC here. Bill included the following poem, which I’ll also reproduce: My life, as a slant of rain on the grey earth fields is gathered in thirsty silence, disappears. I cannot even guess the roots, but I feel them sighing … Read more Edwin Morgan (1920–2010)