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They are still very widely known, and Neil's collection Clarsach an Doire was reprinted four times. Latterly, however, my main pre-occupation has been my three grandsons who have brought such joy into my life and of whom I am so immensely proud. Neil Macleod left Glendale in Skye to become a tea-merchant in Edinburgh. Add to basket Add to wishlist Description This book marks the centenary of Neil MacLeod's death in with the republication of some of his work.

These two years in Kenya were idyllic, doing a job that enjoyed such status and was so much appreciated by pupils and by my African colleagues. Biographies are given of the three poets, while the introduction reflects on the difference in style between them and places each in his literary context.

In I went to the Forensic Science Dept. Johnny died, a broken and embittered man in Peterhead prison.

His accomplice at that time was a man called James Griffiths who was killed by police in a shoot out that started when they went to arrest him in his flat in Great Western Road. Thus began the most enjoyable and most fulfilling part of my entire teaching career. John Donald, an imprint of Birlinn Ltd.

There were a lot of

The climate, the way of life, the wildlife, the holidays at the beaches of Mombasa will all live with me forever, but the abiding memory will be of a poor but happy and resourceful people.

Fiction Poetry This book marks the

Fiction Poetry This book marks the centenary of Neil MacLeod's death in with the republication of some of his work. There were a lot of Highlanders in the Glasgow Police at that time and it was not unusual to have a conversation with colleagues in Gaelic. His songs were prized by his fellow Gaels for their sweetness of sentiment and melody, which placed a balm on the recent wounds of emigration and clearance. The bonds of friendship forged in the hostel environment have been strong and long lasting.