Tuesday, April 28, 2020

her NHS pentin
tapsalteerie  -
smirkin watergaws'r brawest!

her NHS painting
upside down  -
smiling rainbows are best!

Friday, April 24, 2020

lookdoon burthday  -
balloons hingin on the door
...naebody cums

lockdown birthday  -
balloons hanging on the door
...nobody comes

Thursday, April 23, 2020

heelster gowdie
fir a crust o breid  -
the cailleachs sea-maw circus

looping the loop
for a crust of bread  -
the old lady's seagull circus

Tuesday, April 21, 2020

swans nestin -
she dovers it the mids
o's trampit peth

swans nesting  -
she sleeps at the centre
of his beaten path

Monday, April 20, 2020

fou muin
it wark

full moon
at work

Wednesday, April 15, 2020

pandemic  -
thoombs-up frae grandad
the lozen snares oor braith

pandemic  -
thumbs-up from grandad
the pane traps our breath

Monday, April 13, 2020

lockdoon  -  awwhaur
the graffiti airtist's
smirkin mojis

lockdown  -  everywhere
the graffiti artist's
smiling mojis

Sunday, April 12, 2020

the dreelin soond
o an airlie bummer

the drilling sound
of an early bee

Friday, April 10, 2020

i the quate o lockdoon
a doo coos 
on the roof o oor ark

in the silence of lockdown
a pigeon coos 
on the roof of our ark

Tuesday, April 07, 2020

lockdoon  -
muin it the winnock
aw fause face

lockdown  -
moon at the window
all facemask

Sunday, April 05, 2020

...and palms before my feet'  -
no the-day

...and palms before my feet'  -
not today

(Palm sunday 2020)

Friday, April 03, 2020

virus apairtness  -
e'en the daffins
skew thair heids awa

virus distancing  -
even the daffodils
turn their heads away

Thursday, April 02, 2020

voar aince mair  -
aneath the nail-horns

spring again  -
beneath the fingernails