Friday, February 17, 2017

phone haurd tae's lug
...tozie soonds o hame

phone hard to his ear
...warm sounds of home

Tuesday, February 14, 2017

Valentine tryst   -
her smirk
...voar winin in

Valentine date   -
her smile
...spring approaching

(for Ann)

Monday, February 13, 2017

on the braetap
a deid stag
...brainches i the muinlicht

on the hilltop
a dead stag
...branches in the moonlight

Thursday, February 09, 2017

waldit thegither
...geelt leaves

welded together
...frozen leaves

Wednesday, February 08, 2017

raxin frae
the biggin sicht's glaur:

struggling from
the building site's mud:
amang the incaain flags
reid rab's
reid yin

among the prayer flags
the robin's
red one

Monday, February 06, 2017

snawdraps  -
as ivver

snowdrops  -
as ever

Friday, February 03, 2017

the burn wins tae me
an wins awa frae me:
it's tuim stance

the stream arrives at me
and leaves from me:
its empty terminus

Wednesday, February 01, 2017

nichtfaw  -
mang gothic brainches
craws drame

nightfall  -
among gothic branches
crows dream