Tuesday, July 29, 2014

fush-cadger's van
reekin o the sea -
maws in'ts wauk

fishmonger's van
smelling of the sea -
gulls in its wake

Monday, July 28, 2014

butterie -
ilka vaig
a daunce

butterfly -
every journey
a dance

Sunday, July 27, 2014

wild-flooer seeds
fund in's pooch
...bydein resurrectioun

wild-flower seeds
found in his pocket
...awaiting resurrection

Saturday, July 26, 2014

bygaun thocht:

passing thought:
picnic -
butterflies and
flies in the butter

(Winner CCK#52 (play on words)

Friday, July 18, 2014

rins skirlin -
ghaists amang the waashin

runs screaming -
ghosts amongst the washing

Friday, July 11, 2014

fremmit flooers -
a reid admiral
sattles on ma guidwife

exotic flowers -
a red admiral
settles on my wife

Monday, June 30, 2014

faither's bothy -
bottle scrievit 'weed killer'
reekin o fusky

father's hut -
bottle marked 'weed killer'
smelling of whisky