Tuesday, August 29, 2017

i the wee-oors
on the uisual clint
...hern cleedin hissel

early morning
on the usual rock
...heron dressing himself

Saturday, August 26, 2017

furst day it schuil
she shaws'r tint tuith
...cums thayr hero

first day at school
she shows her missing tooth
...becomes their hero
i the burn's
derk keekin-gless
...dernt thingums

in the stream's
dark mirror
...hidden things

Monday, August 21, 2017

corsin the brig  -
a suddent blae thocht:
keeng's fisher

crossing the bridge  -
a sudden blue thought:

Thursday, August 17, 2017

an auld fere
pauchlin alang  -
a ettle'n ettle tae owerhy...

an old friend
shuffling along  --
I try and try to catch up...

Tuesday, August 15, 2017

the collogue  -
skwurrel on'r phone line

the conversation  -  squirrel
on her telephone line

Monday, August 14, 2017

douche drames  -
snail doverin
inby the straeberry

sweet dreams  -
slug asleep
inside the strawberry

Thursday, August 10, 2017

ragtime pianny  -
i the gairden
a maggie haps

ragtime piano  -
in the garden
a magpie hops

Wednesday, August 09, 2017

bi the
the neb-pentin tent
a peacock butterie

by the
the face-painting tent
a peacock butterfly

Tuesday, August 08, 2017

poacher's bothy  -
i the muinlit winnock
a saumon skimmers

poacher's cottage  -
in the moonlit window
a salmon glitters

Monday, August 07, 2017

ootby the
a hippity craw

outside the
a crippled crow

Friday, August 04, 2017

quat on the porch
the ukulele
plays itsel

left on the porch
the ukulele
plays itself

Thursday, August 03, 2017

sparks fawin
intae the sea
...wheel o burth'n daith

raindrops falling
into the sea
...wheel of birth and death

Tuesday, August 01, 2017

daein a jeegsaw
thegither  -
cluds'n me

doing a jigsaw
together  -
clouds and I
in aw
the hingin sparks
the yin sin

in all
the hanging raindrops
the one sun