Tuesday, September 18, 2018

ristin here
whaur the bodachs yince ristit
...an me youthie an scowthin

resting here
where the old men once rested
...and I young and mocking

Monday, September 17, 2018

meditatin bi the dub
a leaf faws in  -
an ee apens...apens...

meditating by the pond
a leaf falls in  -
an eye/I opens...opens...

Saturday, September 15, 2018

mornin hermony  -
a bygaun bummer
a bike's croonin tyres

morning harmony  -
a passing bee
a  bicycle's singing tyres

Tuesday, September 11, 2018

nursery gairden  -
her yalla gowen sin
in a witch bell lift

nursery garden  -
her marigold sun
in a cornflower sky

Monday, September 10, 2018

hame frae sneddin treen  -
ilka chaumer a hunker in
reekin o fir

home from thinning trees  -
every room I sit in
smelling of pine

Wednesday, September 05, 2018

on the auld aik
luver's ineetials
...growne tae an ugsome skaith

on the old oak
lover's initials
...grown to an ugly wound

Friday, August 31, 2018

kail-wirm  -
on a kail leaf
its crochet wark

caterpillar  -
on a cabbage leaf
its crochet work