Saturday, November 27, 2010

furst snaw -
the siller birks
cleidit in new cots

first snow -
the silver birches
dressed in new coats

Friday, November 26, 2010

throuch nakit treen
the auld cou goves:

through naked trees
the old cow stares:

Wednesday, November 17, 2010

hairst's towl...
sheuch fou o leaves
airteries claggin

autumn's toll...
drains full of leaves
arteries clogging

Monday, November 15, 2010

furst freest -
warslin dugs
in a trinnlin clud o braith

first frost -
wrestling dogs
in a rolling cloud of breath

Thursday, November 11, 2010

armistice day -
the reid maple
liggs its wreath

armistice day -
the red maple
lays its wreath

Wednesday, November 10, 2010

nakit treen
hairst calligraphy

naked trees
autumn calligraphy

Monday, November 08, 2010

i the causey dubs
hooses trummle
... an incaain fir Haiti

in the street's puddles
houses tremble
...a prayer for Haiti

Tuesday, November 02, 2010

frae the perk bink
the hameless chiel castin leaves

from the park bench
the homeless man shedding leaves

Monday, November 01, 2010

hallae e'en -
in's scary fause face
feart o the derk

halloween -
in his scary mask
afraid of the dark