Andy is a native of Strathspey, where his childhood and youth were spent roaming moorland glens, forests and hills.
Andy's outlook on life reflects his Highland upbringing and much of his inspiration is drawn from the highland landscape, the natural world and Celtic myth.
He has participated in a growing number of poetry-reading events and has also been interviewed and read some of his poems on local radio.
‘Breath of Dragons’ published by Indigo Dreams – now available from Indigo Dreams Bookshop
Inclusions in Anthologies:
‘Words in the Landscape’ – 6 poems
‘The Wait’ – 1 poem
‘Living Poetry’ – 4 poems
Andy's poems have featured in a number of other Anthologies and Magazines such as 'Reach Poetry', 'Sarasvati' and 'The Dawntreader'
Latest News and Appearances
Andy recently performed, along with some of his forWords colleagues, at the Celtic Connections festival in Glasgow.
'Breath of Dragons', first complete works by Andy Allan, published by Indigo Dreams.
New anthology, 'Words in the Landscape' to include six of Andy's poems. There is expected to be a party to launch this publication at the public library in Drumnadrochit – watch this space for the date!
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