Friday, March 31, 2023

swaws rowin in


...maws on the strand

waves rolling in


...gulls on the shore

Thursday, March 30, 2023

kintra nicht maisic  -

a dug barks, twa dugs bark

thray dugs...

country night music  -

a dog barks, two dogs bark

three dogs..

Tuesday, March 28, 2023

tropical Isle

fantoush farins

...granfaither blaws on's scoatch bree

tropical island

exotic foods

...granddad blows on his his scotch broth

Monday, March 27, 2023

 a fuffy queue  -

suddently a bairn croons

...smirks spreid

an impatient queue  -

suddenly a  child sings

...smiles spread

stert o the saison  -

in the soomin puil

a lane deuk 

start of the season  -

in the swimming pool

a lone duck 

Thursday, March 23, 2023

swans  -

yin snecks sauch twigs

the ither's baggit shiffle

swans  -

one snips willow twigs

the other's pregnant shuffle

Sunday, March 19, 2023


nest biggin  -

gies a haun wi the weedin


nest building  -

helps with the weeding

frae ma winnock  -

a tod lamps by, an

ambulance ma yett

from my window  -

a fox lopes past, an

ambulance my gate

Monday, March 13, 2023

leafless sauchs  -

thair yallaness an oorie

bonnienesss i the weet

leafless willows  -

their yellowness

a strange beauty in the rain

Wednesday, March 08, 2023

echa  -

the lassie quat her sang

i the unnerpass

echo  -

the young girl left her song

in the underpass

Monday, March 06, 2023

jazz i the gairden  -

bleckie bleck bleckie broon

... a blae egg

jazz in the garden  -

blackbird black blackbird brown

...a blue egg


mornin hunds

yowlin, knackin

the bunts o freesty ghaists

morning hounds

howling, snapping

the tails of frosty ghosts

Saturday, March 04, 2023

fou muin  -

i the gairden bawdrons' een

...yalla sins

full moon  -

In the garden cat's eyes

...yellow suns

Thursday, March 02, 2023

the fush-van

feshes a snowk o the sea

tae the causey

the fish-van

fetches a smell of the sea

to the street