Sunday, September 27, 2015

brung blae tae the mornin,
dookin he eikit siller

brought blue to the morning,
diving he added silver

Friday, September 18, 2015

throuch the onding
the bodach wyves  -  fou?
...leaky shuin!

through the downpour
the old man weaves  -  drunk?
...leaky shoes!

Tuesday, September 15, 2015

granfaither's hose  -
she skooshes a wattergaw
ontae the pansies

grandfather's hose  -
she sprays a rainbow
onto the pansies

Monday, September 14, 2015

riven jazz poster  -
bitties o blae
i the wund

torn jazz poster  -
bits of blue
in the wind

Saturday, September 12, 2015

hairst blaws in  -
e'en the dub

autumn blows in  -
even the pond

Friday, September 11, 2015

pewlin wund  -
the wab
boos lik the blues

wailing wind  -
the web
bends like the blues

Tuesday, September 08, 2015

ootby the maisic chaumer
twa youthie maws
...ettlin tae git in tuin

outside the music room
two young gulls
...trying to get in tune

Saturday, September 05, 2015

whaur the wattergaw
skifft the burn
a kingfisher

where the rainbow
touched the stream
a kingfisher

Friday, September 04, 2015

doverin on the baunk
...whaur the watter skites the clints

sleeping on the riverbank
...where the water hits the rocks