Meanwhile the mind, from pleasure less, Withdraws into its happiness; The mind, that ocean where each kind Does straight its own resemblance find, Yet it creates, transcending these, Far other worlds, and other seas; Annihilating all that’s made To a green thought in a green shade.
Andrew Marvell, from 'The Garden'
Our excursions into Balgay come to a pause with the closing of the summer of 2021. We have been mindful, we have noticed things, we have reached out to the dead and to the living, and we have made poetry together. Thanks to everyone who participated in this local journey!
Inspiration is on your doorstep
This group was part of a project of Knights Theatre to develop Ewan MacColl: Manchester Rambler, a play about the folk singer and his relationship to the history of access to the countryside and was supported by Creative Scotland, Leisure & Culture Dundee and University of Dundee.
Background Image: The Exit by Ellaine Millan