Mention the name, William McGonagall, and most will immediately think, 'bad poet'. I did myself.
W McG leaves the bad press behind and the poetry ink in the well.
Billy, an American journalist, on a working visit to the 2018 Edinburgh Fringe Festival, meets Dougie, a local performer. In conversation he describes McGonagall’s character and idiosyncrasies. Friends and foe serve to play their part in the poet’s adventures, his trials and tribulations, his successes and failures and eventually his demise.
Get to know the man McGonagall, the world he lived in and the life he led.