Monday, February 28, 2022

hinnymuin boatie

rescuin kestawas

we poued thegither




honeymoon boat 

rescuing castaways

we pulled together

( For Ann)


Friday, February 18, 2022

 lichtnin

on the derk burn

stertilt swans




lightning

on the dark stream

startled swans



Thursday, February 17, 2022

wund  -  blawin myndins

throuch

this ayebydand kythin




wind  -  blowing memories

through

this eternal presence

Monday, February 14, 2022

ilka brainch

glaizie wi sparks

...claucht i thair mash



every branch

aglitter with raindrops

...caught in their net




Friday, February 11, 2022

wunter mornin  -

a freen's caw

i the set o's braith




winter morning  -

a friend's greeting

in the shape of his breath

Wednesday, February 09, 2022

sin blinters

throuch the sparred palin  -

the warl's a cairtoon




sun flickers

through the slatted fence  -

the world's a cartoon



Saturday, February 05, 2022

a hinmaist dander

wi's auld gundug

...the ferrier bydes




a last walk

with his old gundog

...the vet waits

Friday, February 04, 2022

shooers o leaves  -

bleckie blooters  throuch 

tae voar growthe




showers of leaves  -

blackbird kicks through 

to spring growth






Tuesday, February 01, 2022

roon the saunt's hoose

the err is aw jasmine

...wesps amang the baklava




round the saint's house

the air is all jasmine

...wasps among the baklava