The public image of Gwen Harwood as a suburban housewife is belied by the raw sensuality of her erotic poetry. And in her personal life, she claimed her right to move – and love – where she would.
Katherine Bradley and Edith Cooper were aunt and niece as well as lovers who published under a male pseudonym.
Shakespeare’s first reputation was as a poet, and particularly as a sex poet. He would later incorporate his bawdy inclinations into his most famous plays.
Most people’s shortbread-tin ideas about the Highlands and Islands are missing a key traditional ingredient.