Here's a skin to begin to win on - taut

wi da tug o aathin du nivvir lairnt.

Here's a fraem ta hing a future on - nekkit

ta winds at blaa nae annsirs.

Here's a cushion ta faa, ta faa

ta watch rushin up at de time an agien.

Here' a blast at isna past hit.

Here's a winter warmin up.

Here's da rod tae da empty forest.

Here's da fitprints washd bi da sea.

Written by Christie Williamson.

Published in Chrisite's collection Doors tae Naewye, Luath Press Ltd., 2020, availalbe from

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