Wednesday, March 31, 2021


the AH!! mament  -

gean flourish


the AH!! moment  -

 cherry blossom

Saturday, March 27, 2021

his jab date:

Guid Friday

...the bouk thirlt

his vaccination date:

Good Friday

...the body pierced

Monday, March 22, 2021

furst bummers

souch i the daffins' heids

...voar raga

first bees

drone in the daffodils' heads

...spring raga

Thursday, March 18, 2021

 funeral mornin  -

a bleckie howks a hole

i the seed-bed

funeral morning  -

a blackbird digs a hole

in the seed-bed

Tuesday, March 16, 2021

 the via dolorosa  -

a dozie-heidit bawdrons

retours tae's dwam

the via dolorosa  -

a sleepy-headed cat

returns to his dream


traik  the stations

throuch caunle-lit daffins


walk the stations

through candle-lit daffodils


the reeng

o harebells


the ring

of bluebells

Friday, March 12, 2021

taur squad

rained aff  -  a wattergaw

quat on the causey

ashphalt squad

rained off  -  a rainbow

left on the street

Thursday, March 04, 2021

creck o the host

licht sklentin frae the quaich

...sabbath thunnerstorm

crack of the host

light flashing from the chalice

...sunday thunderstorm

Tuesday, March 02, 2021

the cob snecks an plets

the girss  -  she feshes the seed

Intae the wyve

the cob snips and plaits

the grass  -  she fetches the seed

into the weave

Monday, March 01, 2021

faither's waddin reeng

wark wurn  -

inby, twa bricht nems

father's wedding ring

work worn  -

inside, two bright names

the day  

the cheep o a kintra tune

an the years drapt awa


the hint of a country accent

and the years fell away