Carved stone

Hallaig © David Gill
Hallaig © David Gill

Fronds stand as markers
on this deserted path
hovering above hidden landscapes,
your message obscured.
Distance is cut in stone
but your departure
was measured by oceans.

© David Gill, 2015

Hallaig © David Gill
Hallaig © David Gill

Author: David Gill

David Gill is Honorary Research Fellow at UEA; Professor of Archaeological Heritage.

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