Tuesday, November 24, 2015

shairly gliskit
frae space:
Yirth's caunles fir the deid

surely seen
from space:
Earth's candles for the dead

Monday, November 23, 2015

amang the sterns
a skimmerin daunce

among the stars
a glittering dance

Saturday, November 21, 2015

mallard deuks
bobbin in a reeng
...emerant carket

mallard ducks
bobbing in a circle
...emerald necklace

Friday, November 20, 2015

november tirl
throuch the wab -
a deid flee dirls

november breeze
through the web -
a dead fly quivers

(All Souls' Day)

Thursday, November 19, 2015

ablow the rodden tree
the cailleach reddin snaw
...her reid neb

below the rowan tree
the old lady clearing snow
...her red nose

Wednesday, November 04, 2015

aneath the tree
the bodach dovers
hapt in a wab

beneath the tree
the old man dozes
wrapped in a web
the persimmon tree
bawdrons' yalla een

the persimmon tree
cat's yellow eyes

Tuesday, November 03, 2015

breist clinic  -
blitheness i the een
o a fyow

breast clinic  -
joy in the eyes
of a few

Monday, November 02, 2015

hairst -
unnerwatter leaves
ooplichtin the burn

autumn -
submerged leaves
uplighting the stream