Welcome to the website of
Aileen Boyd-Otley

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Aileen lived in the Lake District and wrote wonderful poetry and books about the Lake District for children. Sadly, Aileen is no longer with us, but one of her wishes was that her work should be made available on a website for all to enjoy.

Please explore her website and download her work. Everything is copyrighted, but if you are interested in publishing any of her works, please contact the Society of Authors.

DRY STONE WALLS AND GREEN HILLS

 

Dry Stone Walls are best of walls!

For through the spaces
Can come
Breezes
Which tell of all
The wonders that were once
There
Upon Green Hills - say –
Ancient Man
And Ice
And when Ice began to melt
And Lakes began
And Stone became of Age.