Saturday, April 27, 2019

liggin on'r
lik a luver
attercap devoors the moch

lying on her
like a luver
spider devours the moth

Thursday, April 25, 2019

swan doverin  -
heid buirit i the swan's-doun
o'r sel

swan asleep -
head buried in the swan's-down
of herself

Sunday, April 21, 2019

Pace  -
the lamm
dale't aboot

Easter  -
the lamb

Friday, April 19, 2019

cheevyin maggie awa
craws heich-five
wi thair nebs

chasing magpie away
crows high-five
with their beaks

Wednesday, April 17, 2019

a bygaun train
the fisher waffs
...nebs heize tae the winnock

a passing train
the fisherman waves
...faces rise to the window

Monday, April 15, 2019

nestin time  -
the hedgeraw

nesting time  -
the hedgerow

Friday, April 12, 2019

delicat pink
as lips
apenin gowan

delicate pink
as lips
opening daisy

Wednesday, April 10, 2019

bi the watterside
craw dooks intae itsel
...mornin meditation

by the waterside
crow dips into itself
...morning meditation

Tuesday, April 09, 2019

granfaither's croft  -
aye thair bi the cludgie wa
the doucest groset buss

grandad's croft  -
still there by the privy wall
the sweetest gooseberry bush
bygane geese honk  -
a bodach swithers
it the crib-stane

passing geese honk  -
an old man hesitates
at the kerbside

Thursday, April 04, 2019

weet thrabs on'r umberellae
we daunce roond dubs
...drum boogie

rain beats on her umbrella
we dance around puddles
...drum boogie

Tuesday, April 02, 2019

princes street  -
aw thae buddhas
cors-legit in door-cheeks

princes street  -
all these Buddha's
cross-legged in doorways