The Wild Plants of Sherkin, Cape Clear and adjacent islands of West Cork, published in 1996 by Sherkin Island Marine Station, recorded a total of 592 flowering plants, conifers, ferns and stoneworts. Most… Continue reading
A ribbon of blue winds its silky path through sand – salt waves diluted. With thanks to Alisa for this week’s Travel Theme.
Sherkin Island has some new residents who grace the land above Silver Strand – a lovely addition to the wild Atlantic coastline.
For, oh! when chill the sunbeams fall Adown that dreary sky, And gild you dank and darkened wall With transient brilliancy. The Bluebell, Emily Bronte