Tuesday, May 26, 2015

on a shank
coo persel

on a stalk
cow parsley

Monday, May 25, 2015

tentie o the bygaun burn
a hauflin
taen tent o bi a bodach

watching the passing stream
a youth
watched by an old man

Saturday, May 23, 2015

backlan kettle  -
granny wows thaim
wi'r gowan- cheens

ghetto picnic  -
grandmother  wows them
with her daisy-chains

Friday, May 22, 2015

granfaither an bairn  -
fingers in's baird

grandfather and child  -
fingers in his beard

Sunday, May 17, 2015

craw cecks  -
a fite muin
showls i the burn

crow shits  -
a white moon
distorts in the stream

Friday, May 15, 2015

craw hunkers aside me
blenkin a morse code
wi thae eerie een

crow sits beside me
blinking a morse code
with those weird eyes
soond o rowin chuckies  -
craw fushin
i the shallaes

sound of rolling rocks  -
crow  fishing
in the shallows

Monday, May 11, 2015

dunt on the kist  -
yirth frae an Irish brae
tae a Scots brae

thump on the coffin  -
earth from an Irish hill
to a Scottish hill