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Waesum Weird – Lionel Hawes Waesum Weird - Lionel Hawes Athout the bairns kennin their ain leid the leid o the Scots wul shuirlie dwyne awa an dee. Athout hearin an seein the leid, the leid o the fowk, in the herts an mynds o the bairns, wul gang awa foraye an...

Granny’s Saicret – Irene Howat 

We aa hae saicrets, e’en grannies, an A wint tae tell ye yin o mine. Whan A wis a wee lassie we wur pit tae beddie early an the licht wis pit oot. Thair wis nae readin tae aa oors in thon days; beddies wur fur sleepin. The chaumer door wis left apen a wee keek an ower...

Simmer Blue

 I mind on fan ye wir granite an blue lift a solid bawk tae lean ane’s bek agin, ae sunny sky tae lift ane’s speirits hei haird wark, an canny ease.   Aye haird wark cam easy yon dey lang syne fan sun an raen melled intae clementine, saft wund taiglet oot the blustrin...