Robin Herne

On Sliabh an Iarainn

May 22nd, 2015 | By
bard song

Poetry by Robin Herne On Sliabh an Iarainn   Mists parted, the Gods they came, Iron Mountain their rest. Cloud-piercing light bore claim In Danu’s name, thus quenched quest.   Summer’s start, blossoming may, Season of the unsheathed sword. Claim of Land led to the fray On Midsummer’s day lost lord.   King’s reach shortened,

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The Old Woman Comes

Jan 2nd, 2015 | By

by Robin Herne Silence over fields lies long, Broken by the robin’s song. Wild the dreams of sleeping soil, Matron royal rests, freed from toil. She walks without wake on snow, Blue-shanked, the storm cawing crow In search of flesh, hoar-chinned chills The blood. Cloak-quills black, eye drills Through frozen fears. Under, ice Water floods

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Bard Song

Sep 10th, 2014 | By
bard song

Here’s Robin Herne with a poem – Honey Tongued – From his book bout poetry; Bard Song.   And another, rather less serious piece from the same book…  



Setka Waits

Feb 6th, 2014 | By

Setka Waits Setka waits upon the shore, Ice blue eyes embrace the joyless sea Whence resounds his lady’s roar. He remembers that dire day: The coming of the king, father’s glee At daughter’s joy at love’s play. Setka casts thought back on waves, As umiak slid sleekly to groom’s isle, But found no lords, merely

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September Poem

Sep 16th, 2013 | By

Vindos is the proto-Celtic name of Gwynn app Nudd, leader of the wild hunt. In my personal gnosis of Him, He frequently takes a lupine shape.     Song of the Wolf Warriors  Wolf for wolf is yearning, in our veins burning The unquenchable urge to be free. Ghosts of the forest, hear us! Brave

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August Poem

Aug 9th, 2013 | By

Robin Herne is a storyteller, poet, artist, Druid and author of Old Gods, New Druids and Bard Song. He regularly speaks at Interfaith seminars, Pagan conventions, and other events as both a lecturer and a storyteller. He  lives in Suffolk, England. The Mother of the Deep  Nine daughters deep,                          Ocean’s bosom holds, Harsh their

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July Poems

Jul 8th, 2013 | By

Robin Herne is a storyteller, poet, artist, Druid and author of Old Gods, New Druids and Bard Song. He regularly speaks at Interfaith seminars, Pagan conventions, and other events as both a lecturer and a storyteller. He currently lives with his partner in Suffolk, England and is a founder member of both the Druid group

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June Poem

Jun 14th, 2013 | By

Robin Herne is a storyteller, poet, artist, Druid and author of Old Gods, New Druids and Bard Song. He regularly speaks at Interfaith seminars, Pagan conventions, and other events as both a lecturer and a storyteller. He currently lives with his partner in Suffolk, England and is a founder member of both the Druid group

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May Poem

May 1st, 2013 | By

Robin Herne is a storyteller, poet, artist, Druid and author of Old Gods, New Druids and Bard Song. He regularly speaks at Interfaith seminars, Pagan conventions, and other events as both a lecturer and a storyteller. He currently lives with his partner in Suffolk, England and is a founder member of both the Druid group

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