Thursday, June 17, 2021

throuch the kirkyaird

the wund's wae chanter

...a pibroch fir Eilidh

through the churchyard

the wind's sad chanter

...a pibroch for Eilidh

(for Eilidh MacLeod: Barra)

heatwave  -

deed in a fur cot


heatwave  -

dead in a fur coat


Wednesday, June 16, 2021

 alang the trackside

wull brummles

...railway jeelie we cried it

along the trackside

wild brambles

...railway jam we called it

Friday, June 04, 2021

gallus i the pandemic  -

his pooches fou

o haly medals

fearless in the pandemic  -

his pockets full

of holy medals

Tuesday, June 01, 2021

swans dunt on the burn  -

twa fedders


swans bump on the stream  -

two feathers


Sunday, May 30, 2021

island wedder clype  -

washin rope


island weather report  -

washing line


Tuesday, May 25, 2021

hebridean gowan  -

sin in a reeng

o cluds

hebridean daisy  -

sun in a ring

of clouds

Monday, May 24, 2021

fite bawdrons


the creels

white cat


the lobster-pots

bi a roustin anchor

fusherchiels hunker

govein seawarts

by a rusting anchor

fishermen sit

gazing seawards