Tuesday, October 25, 2022

snail  -

his siller lines

o musardrie



snail  -

his silver lines

of poetry

on a brainch, sparks,

a raw i the sin  -

suin tae kythe as cluds...agane



on a branch, raindrops,

a row in the sun -

soon to become clouds...again


Saturday, October 22, 2022

the acer's firie leaves

faw

...bleckened brainches



the acer's fiery leaves

fall

...blackened branches

Wednesday, October 19, 2022

faur aff

her an hern

ilk in a blae-gray cot



in the distance

she and heron

each in a blue-grey coat

the auld gangrel  -

his haun-me-doon shuin

his bluided heels



the old tramp  -

his hand-me-down shoes

his bloodied heels

tooer cran

hystin anither laid

...stackin cluds



tower crane

hoisting another load

...stacking clouds

Sunday, October 16, 2022

midnicht pish  -

i the shunkie

a fissog pluffs



midnight pee  -

in the toilet

a face explodes

Thursday, October 13, 2022

i the syver

sumyin's boo-tie 

...heich-fleer's pairty



in the gutter

someone's bow-tie 

...high-flyer's party

Monday, October 10, 2022

hairst  -

reid, yalla , gowd, refleckit

on the scaffie's fissog



autumn  -

red, yellow, gold,reflected

on the street-sweeper's face

Thursday, October 06, 2022

licht skails

frae flooers, treen, fowk  -

a day fir refleckshun



light pours

from flowers, trees, people  -

a day for reflection





grannie's but'n ben  -

oot frae the lum

a wattergaw



grandmother's cottage  -

out from the chimney

a rainbow

rin-ower

craw-aipples  -

a pollock splairge



run -over

crab-apples  -

 a pollock splash


Saturday, October 01, 2022

fiercelin times  -

e'en i the kintra

deuks heid-buttin


aggressive times  -

even in the country

ducks head-butting