Check all the Clans that have DNA Projects. If your Clan is not in the list there's a way for it to be listed. Electric Scotland's Classified Directory An amazing collection of unique holiday cottages, castles and apartments, all over Scotland in truly amazing locations.

Click here to get a Printer Friendly Page

Scotiaís Cuimnneachan
By
R.B.M.M. MacIntyre


I am the Breath moving upon the Sea
I am the Land raised up from dark Depths
I am the Craig of majestic Mountains

I am the Roar of endless Waves
I am the Infinite Sand of many Beaches
I am the Forest sprung from Clay

I am the Wail of Winterís Storm
I am the Cold Blanket of Winterís first Snow
I am the Gurgle of a Mountain stream

I am the Fog rolling up the mull from the Sea
I am the Mist rising up from the Glen
I am the Morningís first light across a calm Loch

I am the Driving Cold Rain of Winter
I am the Soft drizzle of Spring
I am the Sunshine and warmth of Summer

I am the Lichen upon cold Hills
I am the Heather raised anew in Spring
I am the Purple Raiment of a new Thistle

I am the Cry of sea birds Wheeling
I am the Boar rooting in the Forest
I am the Hawk hunting in the Glen

I am the King of Fish resting in a pool
I am the Red Deer mighty King of many Glens
I am the Eagle soaring roundabout Cruachan

I am the Farmer reaping ripened oats
I am the Silversmith working a new Broach
I am the Hunter awaiting my prey

I am the Fear of an untested Warrior
I am the Hero of many fearsome Battles
I am the Young warrior returned anew to my Bride

I am the Fire in the loins of Youth
I am the Lust of new Lovers
I am the Knowing Passion of the Years

I am the Mother birthing my Firstborn
I am the Child taking my first Steps
I am the Father watching over my Clan

I am the Great Transition to the Ancestors
I am the Wail and Weeping of Mournful Souls
I am the Lifeless body returned to the Clay

I am Sprung from the Primordial past
I am Ancient by the Counting of Days
I am Scotia who Inspires, not forgotten yet Today


Return to Poems and Stories

 


This comment system requires you to be logged in through either a Disqus account or an account you already have with Google, Twitter, Facebook or Yahoo. In the event you don't have an account with any of these companies then you can create an account with Disqus. All comments are moderated so they won't display until the moderator has approved your comment.

comments powered by Disqus

Quantcast