Thursday, June 22, 2017

roon the vause
faw'n petals
...colour o'r goonie

round the vase
fallen petals
...colour of her nightdress

Wednesday, June 21, 2017

the scholars
in bricht uniforms  -
the deuks in thayrs

the school children
in bright uniforms  -
the ducks in theirs

Tuesday, June 20, 2017

maw skirls
fleggin the speuggies

gull screams
frightening the sparrows
treen rax fir the sin  -
aw bit
narcissistic sauch

trees stretch for the sun  -
all but
narcissistic willow

Friday, June 16, 2017

fleein in a straucht line  -
in a stour

flying in a straight line  -
in a hurry

Tuesday, June 13, 2017

bummers'n bairns  -
hou we lued
rid sookie

bees and children  -
how we loved
sucking red clover
struislin hame
wi secks o gowd

struggling home
with sacks of gold

Sunday, June 11, 2017

aumond flourish fawin  -
they rake fir't
in granfaither's herr

almond blossom falling  -
they search for it
in grandfather's hair
on the waashin rope
...a souch

on the washing line
...a breeze

Sunday, June 04, 2017

whitsunday  -
lowin tungs

Pentecost  -
tongues of fire