Saturday, December 27, 2014

boxing day  -
a disjaskit teddy-bear
quat on a perk bink

boxing day  -
a forlorn teddy-bear
left on a park bench

Wednesday, December 24, 2014

Yule gifts
in a bing  -
he daffs wi the happins

Christmas gifts
piled high  -
he plays with the wrappings

Saturday, December 20, 2014

the suicide's hoose
a skirlin maw

the suicide's house
a keening gull

Friday, December 19, 2014

cosmos  -
in a derk dub

cosmos  -
in a dark pool

Tuesday, December 16, 2014

on the buss
threy roses
...fegs! yin's a reid rab

on the bush
three roses
...oops! one's a robin

Monday, December 15, 2014

en o term  -
abuin the schuil
geese winnin awa

end of term  -
above the school
geese leaving

Saturday, December 13, 2014

o the burn  -
jazz tae himenal

of the stream  -
jazz to hymnal
Advent  -
geelt sparks hing,
daw's lowe
weirs amang thaim

Advent  -
frozen raindrops hang,
dawn's flame
passes amongst them

Wednesday, December 10, 2014

hame frae the kirk  -
the muin's flittit
twa causeys awa

home from church  -
the moon's moved
two streets away

Wednesday, December 03, 2014

abuin the wa
a topper snuves  -
the cortege wins awa

above the wall
a tile hat glides  -
the cortege sets off