Bride and the Cailleach

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The Footsteps of Bride

Oil on Canvas

2020

65 x 75cm

As she walked

across the freezing bog

her footsteps

were starred

with flowers of Spring.

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The Adder

Oil on Canvas

2020

65 x 55cm

From the hollow

in the hill

emerged the Adder.

I will not harm the snake

and the snake will not

harm me.

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The Plaid of the Cailleach

Oil on Canvas

2021

65 x 50cm

The Cailleach lurked

at the summit,

shrouded in woollen mists

and heavy

tweed clouds.

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The Hind

Oil on Canvas

2020

75 x 55cm

Over

the frozen mountain

she herds

the deer

with her staff of ice.