Author: Susan Bacon
About the Book:
Diabaig lies ‘between two gaunts of land, it holds ledges deeper than the human heart itself…’ It is where we have spent childhood holidays, man-making stuff brazening it out on the high hill, or in those bays and coves that look out to the Western Isles. Holidaying on water somehow gives one a different perspective, looking back from the wide open sea at an ageless landscape that takes on qualities of mythic form and gives rise to great imaginings and dreams. These poems were part of that imagining..
About the Author:
Susan Bacon studied sculpture and drawing at the City & Guilds Art School and at the Royal Academy, where she won the British Institution Prize for Sculpture. She teaches Drawing from Literature at the Royal Drawing School