Tuesday, August 31, 2010

auld freen -
oor banes bairge

old friend -
embracing him
our bones collide

Saturday, August 28, 2010

his neb
tint in's baird -
een blae eggs in a nest

his face
lost in his beard -
eyes blue eggs in a nest

Friday, August 27, 2010

ower the palin
ma neebor's sinflooer
...freenly neb

over the fence
my neighbour's sunflower
...friendly face

Sunday, August 22, 2010

festival rackets -

festival fireworks -

Tuesday, August 17, 2010

a tattie-bogle -
maggies reivin the plooms

a scarecrow -
magpies stealing the plums

Saturday, August 14, 2010

furst o oor
hamelt aipples:
oor nebs thrawn

first of our
home-grown apples:
our faces contorted

Friday, August 13, 2010

midnicht -
sirius thrabbin
a dug yowlin

midnight -
sirius pulsing
a dog barking

Thursday, August 12, 2010

tiggin's kist -
i the derk wuid
luvin een

touching his coffin -
in the dark wood
loving eyes

Friday, August 06, 2010

the scriddan
gudgin-oot the cleuch -
a butterie jigs throuch

the torrent
gouging-out the gorge -
a butterfly dances through

Tuesday, August 03, 2010

kirkyaird crucifix -
in Christ's oxter,a wab:
flees speldert

churchyard crucifix -
in Christ's armpit,a web:
flies spreadeagled
o cou-bells:
flees yokin in

of cow-bells:
flies attacking