It is the vernal equinox.Perhaps,at the very end of March,there might be snowflakes in the wind,to remind the crofter that Winter,though he was slowly yielding,had dark strength in him.George Mackay Brown
But by April the tides of light and growth were flooding everywhere…….George Mackay Brown
Our ignorant great-grandfathers had a relationship with the sun that was intense and meaningful.Midsummer for them was a mysterious time……..they must show their gratitude to the sun with their small mortal fires……George Mackay Brown
Summer Skies At Via Croft
‘Midsummer……In Orkney there is always something special about that…..We stand in the full dazzle of light. It was always, from the beginning, a time of mystery.’ George Mackay Brown
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