Hugh McMillan is a poet and writer from South-West Scotland who has been published and anthologised widely. An award winner in competitions including the Smith/Doorstep Pamphlet Prize, the Callum MacDonald Prize and the Cardiff International Poetry Competition, he has also been shortlisted for the Michael Marks Prize, the Basil Bunting Poetry Award and the Bridport Prize. Robert Campbell Henderson was born and grew up in Thornhill in South-West Scotland and now lives and works in the South of France. He was selected for EAST International Norwich and the Sainsbury Centre for Visual Arts in the UK and more recently has exhibited his work in galleries throughout France.
The work " Blash o God" was completed during the period January - February 2019 and has been exhibited in France as well as Thornhill, Wigtown, Dumfries, Glasgow and Edinburgh in Scotland. In March 2021 it was part of the online StAnza International Poetry Festival. A 46 page book version is still available to purchase.
"Fall of Bridges and the Triumph of Poetry" is a new body of work completed during the period June 2019 - February 2021 and is a varied collection of poems with different infuences. The bulk of the work was made during COVID lockdown restictions.
All the work is available to read on digital flipbooks accessed via the links from the menu. We are in the process of making short films and audio podcasts for all the poems, which will be shared via "FEATURED WORK" and which will be updated on a regular basis.