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at Corpus occurrences Authors Lallans / Central Doric / Northern Orkney Shetland Southern Ulster
Occurences normalised per million words6095.5 264 5762.1 6666.6 6387.8 10650 6884.1 4842.3
Number of occurrences92275007 2268 177 476 589 710
Number of authors123 51 13 29 21 30

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Robertson, James Black Cuddy, (Scottish Book Trust 2019) Lallans, prose
hin. He shook his muckle heid at her. Awa up the brae tae the on page 1
licht as a gliff on her airm. At first she on page 2
cleg bit her hard, and sooked at her blood. on page 3
seen tae. Crabbit auld cleg. At least they made her laugh wi on page 4

9 matches

Robertson, James The Mannie, (Scottish Book Trust 2018) Lallans, prose
na help bein whit he is. Look at him. on page 6
but the fermer's wife chappin at the windae made her lowp. Oh on page 7
'Weel, mannie, ye seem richt at hame here. Wid you like a cup on page 8
or nod o his heid. He looked at her wi a kind o yearnin. She on page 9
. She aye had the windae open at nicht. The mune keeked in at on page 11
Also on pages 12
12 matches

Robertson, James Precious and the Puggies, (Itchy Coo 2011 ISBN: 978-1845023324) Lallans, weans
milin because she wis thinkin at the time o somethin funny, al on page 2
uairdit the kye fae the lions at nicht.' on page 6
bothy, staundin there, lookin at me in the nicht fae ablow his on page 10
dream which is whit Obed did at first when he saw the frichts on page 13
Precious shithered at the thocht, and listened wi b on page 14
Also on pages 15, 16, 17, 19, 20, 21, 25, 26, 29, 32, 35, 36, 41, 45, 47, 49, 51, 55, 56, 57, 58, 59, 62, 66, 68, 72, 76, 77, 79
51 matches

Clark, Thomas Intae the Snaw, (Gatehouse Press 2015 ISBN: 978-0992857370) Lallans, poetry
Nicht at a Muntain Temple on page 20
A tear it sheds at daw insteid o us. on page 22
His lamp gan oot, at last hissel has lain, on page 24
e river's flouers birnin reid at sunrise, on page 27
At midnicht saw her come, on page 31
Also on pages 33, 42, 45
8 matches

Fenton, James On Slaimish, (Ullans Press 2009 ISBN: 9781905281299) Ulster, poetry
A wee at thon far ither hills, on page 1
Skeich-geeglin at on page 4
'For luk at ye!' she said, naw lukkin. 'L on page 10
O grun at last, spahlterin, ye half-sa on page 13
gowsty gettin, ower the aidge at on page 16
Also on pages 20, 30, 40, 42, 49, 51, 52
18 matches

Fitt, Matthew Roald Dahl Reekin Rhymes, (Itchy Coo 2018 ISBN: 978-1785301834) Lallans, weans
'And I'm no at the Palace Baw!' on page 6
Her heid, chapped neatly at the neck, on page 11
At ten o'cloke, or thereaboot, on page 15
Up at the muckle gowden tree. on page 19
At least ten thoosan quines repl on page 21
Also on pages 24, 26, 28, 30, 32, 33, 36, 40, 43, 46
23 matches

Hall, Simon W. The Orkney Gruffalo, (Itchy Coo 2015 ISBN: 978-1785300066) Orkney, weans
"At these stones, right noo. on page 2
"At this lochside, on page 10
Snek teuk wan luk at the Gruffalo. on page 16
Cattie-Face teuk wan keek at the Gruffalo. on page 18
Fox teuk wan luk at the Gruffalo. on page 20

5 matches

Hubbard, Tom The Flechitorium, (Grace Note 2017 ISBN: 9781907676932) Lallans - East Central, poetry
The hunt is poor, a storm's at sea, His Majesty must heed on page 5
at is that heap of rottenness At which the horse takes fright? on page 6
Fowk wunnered at the burnist gless Throu whilk on page 7
At the first ramp, the bells o F on page 9
he tales aa tinkers tell, And at the herbour-waa on page 11
Also on pages 12, 13, 17, 18, 20, 21, 22, 24, 29, 32, 39, 41, 42, 54, 57, 58, 60, 62, 64, 69, 70, 71, 72, 73, 74, 75, 76, 77, 78
61 matches

Burnett, Colin A Working Class State of Mind, (Piermont 2021 ISBN: 978-1914090158) Lallans - East Coast, prose
Aw, will yae look at the state ae this cunt. Jesus on page 14
e and it's aw oor very quick. At least that wey you're spared on page 15
an, you'd hink he's a curator at the British Museum and no oan on page 16
Antiques Roadshow the night!" At first ah thoat he wis fuckin on page 17
m jist tired and ah feel sick at hert. That's the hing aboot d on page 18
Also on pages 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 27, 29, 30, 31, 32, 33, 34, 35, 36, 37, 38, 39, 40, 41, 42, 43, 44, 47, 50, 51, 52, 53, 54, 55, 58, 59, 60, 64, 66, 68, 69, 72, 73, 75, 76, 77, 78, 79, 80, 81, 82, 83, 84, 86, 87, 88, 89, 90, 92, 96, 97, 98, 99, 100, 101, 102, 103, 104, 105, 106, 107, 108, 110, 111, 112, 113, 115, 116, 117, 118, 119, 120, 121, 122, 123, 124, 125, 126, 130, 132, 133, 134, 135, 136, 137, 140, 141, 143, 145, 146, 150, 151, 152, 153, 154, 155, 156, 157, 158, 159, 160, 161, 162, 165, 166, 168, 170, 172, 174, 175, 178, 179, 180, 181, 182, 185, 186, 187, 188, 192, 193, 194, 195, 196, 197, 198, 199, 200
275 matches

Donovan, Anne Matilda In Scots, (Itchy Coo 2019 ISBN: 978-1785302350) Lallans, weans
earnt this term, hus nae lugs at aw.' on page 2
posite, wha show nae interest at aw in their weans, and sure e on page 4
at were lyin aboot the hoose. At the age o four, she could rea on page 5
bit raivelt at the arrival o sic a toty wee on page 7
a romance written fur quinies at schuil, but somehow she fund on page 9
Also on pages 16, 18, 22, 24, 26, 27, 31, 32, 35, 44, 47, 48, 49, 50, 53, 54, 56, 57, 60, 61, 62, 63, 65, 67, 68, 69, 70, 71, 75, 76, 77, 80, 84, 86, 88, 90, 91, 93, 95, 96, 98, 99, 102, 103, 104, 106, 107, 108, 109, 112, 114, 118, 119, 120, 121, 122, 123, 125, 128, 130, 131, 134, 135, 138, 139, 140, 141, 142, 143, 144, 146, 150, 152, 153, 155, 156, 158, 159, 160, 162, 164, 165, 166, 167, 168, 169, 170, 171, 172, 174, 175, 176, 178, 180, 183, 184, 187, 189, 191, 192, 193, 196, 197, 198, 200, 201, 205, 206, 210, 212, 213, 214, 215, 216, 217, 218, 219, 220, 221, 222, 224, 226, 228, 231, 232
229 matches

Leslie, Deborah Doric - Alive an Kickin, (Argo Publishing 2004 ISBN: 978-0954615314) Doric - Inverurie, prose
At's the vyce at teemed the kirk, on page 6
tually... Ah think ye'll find at ere's a fair bit tull't." Ah on page 7
"Jist at Ah'm aye rale scuffie o win." on page 8
t: he'd jist summed up aathin at Ab'd wintit te say te the wif on page 9
ch heritage means te the folk at bide here. on page 10
Also on pages 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 29, 30, 31, 32, 33, 34, 35, 36, 37, 38, 39, 40, 41, 42, 43, 44, 45, 46, 48, 49, 50, 51, 52, 53, 54, 55, 56, 57, 58, 59, 60, 61, 62, 63, 65, 66, 67, 68, 70, 71, 72, 73, 74, 75, 76, 77, 78, 79, 80, 81, 82, 83, 84, 85, 86, 87, 88, 89
366 matches

Blackhall, Sheena The Doric Gruffalo's Bairn, (Itchy Coo 2016 ISBN: 978-1785300691) Doric - Aberdeen, weans
Fuskers at last! An an unnergrun hoose! on page 15

1 matches

Thomson, Mark Bard fae thi buildin site, (Luath 2007 ISBN: 978-1906307141) Lallans - Dundee, poetry
sit at hame an drink on page 23
Eftir a day at thi mill on page 25
Chaos At Thi Kale Pot on page 40
We wir so up fir it, bite-in at thi bit, on page 52
Eh kin shout vulgarity at Anne Robinson when on page 103
Also on pages 106, 112
9 matches

Morrison-Smyth, Anne Alice's Carrants in Wunnerlan, (Evertype 2013 ISBN: 978-1-78201-011-1) Ulster - Ballymoney, prose
son fur a story an, reluctant at furst, hae stairtet tae tell on page v
un hae wunnert aboot this but at the time it aal seemt normal on page 7
see oniethin: thin shae lukt at the sides o the well, an noti on page 9
e tae gie hir a saucer o milk at taytim. Dinah, mae dear! A wi on page 10
cht fin anither key on it, or at onie rate a book o rules fur on page 12
Also on pages 13, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 25, 26, 27, 29, 31, 33, 34, 35, 38, 39, 40, 41, 42, 43, 45, 46, 47, 51, 55, 56, 57, 58, 59, 60, 64, 65, 67, 68, 69, 71, 72, 73, 76, 77, 78, 79, 80, 81, 82, 84, 85, 87, 92, 94, 95, 98, 99, 101, 103, 106, 108, 109, 111, 112, 113, 114, 115, 116, 118, 119, 120, 121, 122, 123, 124
172 matches

Anderson, Elizabeth Lallans 59 - OBITUARY : ALISTAIR TAYLOR 1928 - 2001, (Lallans Magazine 2001) Lallans, newspaper
s a dominie, teachin English, at Waid Academy, Anstruther, at on page 4

7 matches

Hubbard, Tom Lallans 59 - Leids and Lieder: Walcome ti Helvetiscots, (Lallans Magazine 2001) Lallans, newspaper
muids werena aye o the mirk: at least ane o his stories, The on page 5

8 matches

Eagle, Andy Lallans 59 - Stravaigin the Wab, (Lallans Magazine 2001) Lallans, newspaper
an beasties, mair anent Quake at www.planetquake.com or www.qu on page 54

6 matches

Douglas, Sheila Lallans 59 - Rants and Foys, (Lallans Magazine 2001) Lallans, newspaper
, but whyles this can chynge: at Glenfarg there is a village F on page 56

6 matches

Dareau, Mareau Lallans 59 - The Dictionar o the Aulder Scottis Leid (DOST), (Lallans Magazine 2001) Lallans, newspaper
ie, a native son o Dundee, an at that time yin o the editors o on page 59

5 matches

Niven, Liz Lallans 59 - Painting the Forth Bridge: A Search for Scottish Identity, (Lallans Magazine 2001) Lallans, newspaper
inned it doon it needit luikt at again. Mind ye, onie livin, v on page 84

6 matches

Robertson, Sine Lallans 59 - Newsins fae SLRC, (Lallans Magazine 2001) Lallans, newspaper
In June, SCILT at Stirling University had a mod on page 87

6 matches

Waddell, John Lallans 59 - Eve and the Aipple, (Lallans Magazine 2001) Lallans, newspaper
stan lookin on, like mithers at a playgroup. on page 89

5 matches

Goodall, Phyllis J. Lallans 59 - Last May a Braw Wooer, (Lallans Magazine 2001) Doric, newspaper
. Adam Kindness wid be phonin at her, seekin her ti gyang ti s on page 94

17 matches

Warwick, Matthew Fergie an Freens oan tha fairm, (Ulster-Scots Community Network 2011) Ulster - Rural Mid-Antrim, weans
byre. Fergie is gye an handy at draa'in tha milk cans doon ti on page 5
e bes crabbit: ye darnae luck at him!" Tha carnaptious ram gie on page 7
Wullie and Liz is warkin at biggin up a stane dyke. Kock on page 9

4 matches

McHardy, Stuart Speakin o Dundee: Tales Tellt Aroun the Toun, (Luath 2010 ISBN: 978-1-906817-25-1) Lallans - Dundee, prose
does the day. Ae wey o lookin at the difference is tae aye min on page 10
oun half a dizzen strang, cam at them again. At this pynt the on page 17
eflection o whit wis happenin at the time, kind o it must be t on page 19
opt fae. Ye cin see this even at the highest level o Scortish on page 20
yrshire tae bide wi an auntie at on page 22
Also on pages 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 29, 30, 32, 33, 34, 35, 37, 38, 39, 40, 41, 42, 43, 44, 46, 47, 48, 49, 50, 52, 53, 55, 56, 57, 58, 59, 60, 61, 62, 63, 64, 65, 66, 67, 68, 69
129 matches

Percy, Ely Duck Feet, (Monstrous Regiment 2021 ISBN: 978-1916117921) Lallans - Renfrew, prose
h afterwards, he jist pointet at his toes an said, If you wur on page 11
the boys in the class laughed at me. Aw ma pals wur up at the on page 12
a breadth an then ah stopped at the edge ae the pool tae watc on page 13
n. Ah jist stood there lookin at the spectator's bit where ma on page 14
aid, Well done, an he pointet at the medal. Ah said, Da whit y on page 15
Also on pages 17, 18, 19, 20, 22, 23, 24, 25, 27, 29, 30, 31, 32, 33, 34, 35, 36, 37, 38, 39, 40, 42, 43, 44, 45, 46, 47, 48, 50, 51, 52, 55, 56, 57, 58, 59, 61, 62, 63, , , 66, 67, 68, 69, 72, 75, 80, 81, 82, 83, 86, 88, 89, 90, 91, 92, 94, 96, 97, 98, 99, 100, 101, 104, 105, 106, 107, 109, 110, 112, 113, 114, 115, 116, 120, 121, 124, 125, 126, 127, 128, 129, 130, 133, 134, 135, 137, 138, 140, 141, 143, 145, 146, 147, 148, 149, 150, 151, 152, 153, 154, 156, 158, 159, 162, 163
268 matches

Rennie, Susan The Teeger that Cam for his Tea, (Floris Kelpies 2018 ISBN: 978-1782504665) Lallans, weans
On a sudden there wis a chap at the door." on page 1
m ben the kitchen an sat doon at the table. on page 5
ing left tae eat on the table at aw. on page 9

3 matches

Farrow, Kenneth D. Lallans 81 - Editorial, (Lallans Magazine 2012) Lallans, newspaper
oor fortiet year celebrations at a collogue in Embro, an amang on page 5

15 matches

Pacitti, Stephen Lallans 81 - Pyntin the Been, (Lallans Magazine 2012) Doric - Aberdeen, newspaper
as ti be daen, lass,' he said at laist. 'The Day o Judgment's on page 8

13 matches

McPartlin, John Lallans 81 - Fower Australian Poems, (Lallans Magazine 2012) Lallans - Dollar, poetry
1. Deid Day At Gunderman on page 16
At Seaspray, oan Ninety Mile Bea on page 16
markin his purpose lack at hame, on page 18

7 matches

Docherty, John F. Lallans 81 - Lang Summer Days, (Lallans Magazine 2012) Lallans, prose
On the beach at Dunkirk, they were caught bi on page 76

13 matches

Dornan, Stephen Tha Jaa Banes, (Ulster-Scots Academy 2020 ISBN: 978-1-9163758-1-9) Ulster - Comber, poetry
They're at hame sprattlin in clart or ma on page 5
An stick ma neb at nicht fae neuks on page 6
en a dander tae tha Kirkyaird at dailygaun an aipen tha oul ru on page 8
For at nicht, whan tha licht aa soom on page 9
On tha brae at tha edge o tha toon on page 10
Also on pages 11, 13, 14, 17, 19, 20, 21, 22, 24, 26, 31, 34, 37, 38, 40, 41, 47, 49, 50, 53, 56, 58, 59, 60
43 matches

Ulster-Scots Language Society Tha Fower Gospels, (Ullans Press 2016 ISBN: 978-1-905281-25-1) Ulster, prose
ethlehem an roon aboot, thaim at wus twa yeir oul an unnèr, t on page 2
tha rïver Joardan. An thaim at confesst thair sïns wur bapt on page 3
tha wattèr, fer the' wrocht at tha fïshin. "Cum an follae m on page 4
that oniebodie that even luks at a wumman wi just haes aareadi on page 5
aesnae. If ye jist love thaim at loves you, whut reward wull y on page 6
Also on pages 7, 8, 9, 70, 71, 72, 73, 74, 75, 76, 78, 79, 80, 81, 82, 83, 84, 85, 86, 88, 90, 92, 93, 94, 95, 97, 98, 99, 100, 101, 103, 104, 105, 106, 107, 108, 109, 110, 111, 112
145 matches

Fitt, Matthew Chairlie and the Chocolate Works, (Itchy Coo 2016 ISBN: 978-1-78530-083-7) Lallans, prose
ory, whaur he sat aw day lang at a bench and screwed the wee c on page 5
Chairlie got tae hae a taste at a bit o chocolate. The haill on page 6
ottie bit o the paper wrappin at yin corner tae shaw a fottie on page 7
hiddled in their wan bed, twa at either end, wearin nichtcaps on page 9
the day he didnae speak much at aw. But in the evenins, when on page 12
Also on pages 16, 20, 21, 22, 26, 28, 30, 32, 35, 37, 38, 39, 41, 42, 43, 44, 45, 46, 48, 49, 52, 53, 54, 55, 57, 59, 60, 61, 64, 65, 66, 67, 68, 70, 71, 75, 77, 78, 79, 80, 82, 83, 84, 85, 86, 88, 89, 91, 92, 93, 95, 97, 98, 100, 102, 105, 108, 109, 110, 111, 112, 114, 115, 116, 117, 121, 123, 125, 127, 128, 129, 130, 132, 133, 135, 136, 137, 139, 142, 143, 144, 145, 148, 149, 150, 151, 152, 154, 155, 157, 159, 161, 166, 167, 169, 170, 171, 172, 173
199 matches

Logan, Liam Thon Ulster Scots Book, (Galdanagh 2014 ISBN: 978-0992881405) Ulster - Dunloy, prose
cs, nyaffs an nyirs nyitterin at him that bad it wud gae ye th on page 33
call him a he, he discovered at an early age that he was a lo on page 44
as Jed's mither in la, leeved at hame wae the rest o thim, nae on page 46

5 matches

Burgess, Wilson Dae Ye See: Ulster-Scots Poems, (Scots Language Centre 2007 ISBN: 978-0955791604) Ulster - L'Derry, poetry
Coont in David Healy at the supporters behest, on page 2
efter mony years when Ah luk at maesel, on page 3
Six o' clock came roon at last, on page 7
An at the same time Ah'll gae ye a on page 8
As a yokin' at the stock hae stan's on page 9
Also on pages 14, 17, 19, 21, 22, 28, 29, 30, 31, 32, 33, 35, 36, 41, 43, 45, 47, 48
28 matches

Leslie, Deborah Doric - Hale an Hairty, (Argo Publishing 2011 ISBN: 978-0954615345) Doric - Inverurie, prose
a stop girnin...an he wis aye at it fin their coach pullt up i on page 7
gweed powk aroon file they're at it - a chunce te see fit aa on page 26
r - surely ye widna deny her at..." on page 34
"Fit ye grinnin at?" speert Lorna, powkin Donald on page 39
t. An as fir fit ye're hintin at - weel, Michelle's aul-fashi on page 48
Also on pages 57, 72, 76, 77, 83, 94
14 matches

Clark, Thomas Diary o a Wimpy Wean, (Itchy Coo 2018 ISBN: 978-1785302145) Lallans, weans
reason I'm gaun alang wi this at aw is that, wan day, when I'm on page 2
t I managed tae pure hunt him at the last meenit. on page 5
n time for the first day back at the schuil. on page 11
nstairs, shouting and roaring at us for ramshin Cheerios at 3: on page 12
hey gied us oor readin groups at the schuil the day. on page 13
Also on pages 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 21, 24, 26, 28, 29, 32, 38, 39
27 matches

Campbell, Robert Lock Doon Poyams, (Independently 2021 ISBN: 979-8742155812) Ulster, poetry
Fur freish at dawn they raise wi me. on page 30
forgat at hame tha Blackthrone lay on page 46
Fae noo mae life at last secured on page 50

3 matches

Wilson, Rab Accent O the Mind, (Luath 2006 ISBN: 978-1905222322) Lallans - New Cumnock, poetry
The yins at the 'shit-face', whit did the on page 13
Tethert tae a stane, luikin at the sky. on page 14
uiled in the shepherd's hoose at Glenmanna, on page 17
Noo fate hud at last flung doon the gauntlet, on page 18
Boards the 'Sterlingshire' at the Broomielaw, on page 19
Also on pages 21, 22, 29, 40, 41, 42, 49, 51, 52, 56, 3758, 62, 68, 70, 71, 72, 74, 77, 79, 80, 82, 83, 85, 88, 93, 98, 100, 102, 103, 105, 106, 107, 108, 110, 111, 114, 116, 117, 119, 121, 124, 126, 128, 133, 144, 145, 150
90 matches

Rennie, Susan Kat an Doug on Planet Perjink, (Itchy Coo 2002 ISBN: 978-1902927565) Lallans, weans
g kent that Kat's gairden wis at the centre o a muckle cosmic on page 2
ntae the wormhole. Kat lowped at the end o his leash, catchin on page 5
re skooshin watter an bubbles at the buildins; some were dicht on page 8
speired, luikin strecht doon at Kat's barkit trainers. on page 9
a pair o sunglesses for Kat. At the same time, a shaded visor on page 10
Also on pages 11, 13, 14, 15, 16, 19, 24, 25
16 matches

Hay, Gordon M. The Doric New Testament, (Gordon M Hay 2012 ISBN: 978-0957351516) Doric - Banff, prose
Bethlehem, i the lan o Judea at e time fan Herod wis e keeng. on page 8
e e keengdom o hivven is near at han." It wis o him att e prop on page 9
e e Keengdom o Hivven is near at han." on page 10
ll ye is iss, ye maunna sweir at aa, neither bi hivven, cause on page 12
e stan afore e hale Temple an at e neuk o e street sae aabody on page 13
Also on pages 14, 15, 16, 17, 79, 80, 81, 82, 83, 84, 86, 87, 88, 89, 90, 91, 92, 93, 94, 95, 96, 97, 98, 99, 100, 101, 103, 104, 105, 106, 107, 108, 109, 110, 111, 112, 113, 114, 115, 116, 117, 118, 119, 120, 121
172 matches

Fitt, Matthew Geordie's Mingin Medicine, (Itchy Coo 2007 ISBN: 978-1845021603) Lallans, weans
hing tae say tae a wee laddie at ony time. Richt awa, Geordie on page 1
scunnered at haein tae bide in the same ho on page 2
rdie's mither or faither were at hame, Grannie didna order Geo on page 4
Geordie taen a guid look at Grannie. She certainly wis an on page 5
said, stobbin a fingir richt at Geordie's face. 'Ye're tryin on page 8
Also on pages 9, 10, 12, 14, 17, 18, 25, 26, 33, 43, 44, 46, 47, 50, 52, 53, 59, 61, 63, 69, 70, 73, 75, 76, 80, 81, 86, 87, 90, 91, 92, 94, 98
60 matches

Jamieson, Robert Alan Archipelagos : Poems from Writing the North, (University of Edinburgh 2014 ISBN: 978-0-7486-9755-7) Shetland, poetry
Wis dir aniddir miesjir at dey kent o, on page 13
at held nae maer da fizz a'waan on page 14

5 matches

MacInnes, Morag Archipelagos : Poems from Writing the North, (University of Edinburgh 2014 ISBN: 978-0-7486-9755-7) Shetland, poetry
The wag at the waa cam then, tick-tokkan on page 19
at the klankan hens, peggan oot on page 21
tell thee, hadd at! Learn patience! on page 24

4 matches

Mainland, Jim Archipelagos : Poems from Writing the North, (University of Edinburgh 2014 ISBN: 978-0-7486-9755-7) Shetland, poetry
hoo da burn at ran undergrund sang on page 28

3 matches

Miller, Alison Archipelagos : Poems from Writing the North, (University of Edinburgh 2014 ISBN: 978-0-7486-9755-7) Orkney, poetry
A funny chield tae lukk at aal the saam; on page 39
At crack o dawn he'll step oot o on page 42
Lukked oot the window at the gaethereen light on page 43

5 matches

Sutherland, Hazel Biggin Da Dess, (Shetland For Wirds 2004) Shetland, prose
ered top an a net to hadd him at peace fae da wind. For aa dir
to ta turn da hay on da parks at's no been colled yet. Back an
orn o years o practice. Start at da edge an work ta da middle.
ollowin me, fed up wi naebody at da hoose an curious to see wh
At last, hit's passed Mam's dryn
8 matches

Cumming, John Da Whillie, (Shetland For Wirds 2010) Shetland, prose
Fair Isle. We hed a mark dere at wis helluva göd fur codlins,
we jöst göd dere every year at dat time. Noo hit mychta fysh
is only whin we cam alangside at we saa da boy. Da oars wis sh
be in Scallowa dat nycht, an at da boy, whaivver he wis, wis
ger wis towwin. Du mycht tink at der's some kinda rules o hono
10 matches

Cumming, John Kirsten, (Shetland For Wirds 2006) Shetland, prose
an shö nods her haed, luikin at da grund.
ears aalder dan her. Shö ran at da back, an if I tried ta sav
shö grew up lang an wiry, so at therteen I startet her on hig
days, dey dunna want onything at canna be bocht. If dey hae ta
funeral, her midder appeared at da track side. Kirsten wis wa
16 matches

De Luca, Christine Dodie's Phenomenal Pheesic, (Shetland For Wirds 2008) Shetland, weans
Da first een at he took doon wis a muckle box
1 matches

Sinclair, James Makkin Hame, (Shetland For Wirds 2018) Shetland, poetry
tenin careful fur da baa brak at da point
1 matches

Tait, John M Lallans 60 - The Three Hooses, (Lallans Magazine 2002) Shetland, weans
feel that we are entitled to at least as much for the Low Hou
from artificial interference at all costs."
2 matches

De Luca, Christine Paes Eggs, (Shetland For Wirds 2002) Shetland, poetry
een o da eggs at du wid gie her
dat day at du kent whin shö cam
da lichtness at shö browt. Aa da sam
dat day at du pressed
4 matches

De Luca, Christine St Ninian's Isle, (Shetland For Wirds 2002) Shetland, poetry
Hit hed ta be a saint at strayed dis far nort
at cared aboot da sowls o Pictis
at men at biggit chapels, walked in sil
St Francis could a felt at hame here if he’d come
at’s lifted centuries o haerts
5 matches

Jamieson, Robert Alan Metadist Metafir, (Shetland For Wirds 2007) Shetland, poetry
at da Noarbie koarnir,
1 matches

Sinclair, Lise Juist laek Maunna, (Shetland For Wirds 2010) Shetland, poetry
Whin I wis a buyy, da age at platched
1 matches

Williamson, Christie Truth, (Shetland For Wirds 2010) Shetland, poetry
at darena spaek hit’s nem.
“Look at de,” hit seems ta say,
an tinkin an bellin desel at life
3 matches

De Luca, Christine Gaet-markers, (Shetland For Wirds 2010) Shetland, poetry
At da stert, dey wir a makkin o
clood. Or, at sea, whan hoops draps
2 matches

Sandison, Iris Da Tree Peerie Grice, (Shetland For Wirds 2002) Shetland, weans
oo, dey wir tree peerie grice at bed back ower da hill at Lung
bed back ower da hill at Lungatou. Dey bed wi dir mam
time guid by, shö cam ta see at dey wirna enyoch room fur dem
wary o da Muckle Weekit Wolf at sometimes cam aboot, fur he w
e got da chance. Dey promised at dey wid tak care an wüve as
10 matches

Johnson, Laureen Saands o Maywick, (Shetland For Wirds 2004) Shetland, prose
da wye, isn' it? Da men says at you're no ta worry. You're no
ir wrocht in weeks, every wan at wis able, aald an young, an a
wis able, aald an young, an at lang last hit dried enough ta
nt o October! An wi da wadder at he wis efter dat, dey wirna a
, an wir Peter wis determined at he wid go aff tae fin cod, hi
27 matches

Horsbroch, Dauvit A gang-roond oor Sun Grid, (Scots Language Centre 2020) Lallans, blog
isna fit for life like oors, at least sae faur as we ken. Ben
warld asklent - pit sidelins at some time lang syne - aiblin
At the present time some 74% o t
hts. But we shuid caw cannie. At antrin times thir magnetic pl
e for a time but the hydrogen at the hert will be lowsed an st
49 matches

Cartmill, Claire Three score years an ten, (Ballymoney and Moyle Times 2014) Ulster, newspaper
ago it was nae so, when I wus at my peak
oot gane oot ... it’s on TV at hame
2 matches

Fitt, Matthew Jordan's New Jaiket, (Education Scotland 2014) Lallans, weans
‘Look at the state o yer room, Jordan
. ‘First we’ll dry it aff at the fire. Then we’ll hae so
2 matches

Robertson, James Naebody'd Seen Him, (Scottish Book Trust 2018) Lallans, prose
Sometimes, at the end of the day, he takes
himself round on the handrail at
someone caught him at it, a cleaner. She gave him a
they find ye sleepin at a door intae their warld, the
The cairt track staps at the auld kirk. Jist a wee pla
13 matches

Robertson, James The Deil, (Scottish Book Trust 2018) Lallans, prose
asant stude facin the doctor, at the fit o the deein
crickets that bairns buy at the fair.
mooin soonds at the twa fowk as they gaed by,
But the auld mither wisna at aw deid. She lay on her
she steppit oot, wi Honoré at her back. He wis mair
21 matches

Niven, Liz Chuckies fir the Cairn, (Luath 2009) Southern, poetry
er we'd seen the Killin Riggs at Phnom Penn,
Ma een wir oan stalks at the hooses oan stilts;
dinna staun lik thon at the door
here’s nae need tae hear it at the enns o the irth
rush ye bit A'm feart an gled at yince that
5 matches

Curran, Doug Chuckies fir the Cairn, (Luath 2009) Southern - Galloway, poetry
They aye campit at the
It wis at mirknin I wis drawn tae
We snetchit at whit draiglins that ye gaed:
The Smiddy At The Whaup
afore at last I can walk my ain pair h
12 matches

Fairnie, Robert Scots Tung WITTINS Nummer 103, (self-published 2002) Lallans, newspaper
tae the BBC, it maks nae mint at aw o the inventiveness o Hugh
he SLD is gaun tae hae a leuk at new Scottishisms kythin in th
written aboot in a report or at a collogue!
k are beginnin tae tak a look at placenames aroon whaur they b
ion an mak a stert tae gettin at least oor placenames richt?
8 matches

Fairnie, Robert Scots Tung WITTINS Nummer 168, (self-published 2007) Lallans, newspaper
Scots owersettins nummer ane at the tap o Waterstone's best s
mat frae Scots Tung's wabsite at:-
Poems will be read at a celebratory nicht for the M
rsity, 7 University Gairdens, at 7pm on Thursday, November 1.
. Or mibbie it wis the mannie at dee'd.
5 matches

Fairnie, Robert Scots Tung WITTINS Nummer 167, (self-published 2007) Lallans, newspaper
A wrang word or a wrang deed at the wrang time cuid suin chyn
ational wi the score staundin at 1-0 for the boys wi a hauf oo
atched Scotland playin France at the Parc-des-Princes in Paris
telly. Efter beatin thaim 1-0 at Hampden, the pundits wisnae g
rip o the wuiden coffee table at the side o ma chyre wi ma fin
18 matches

Fairnie, Robert Scots Tung WITTINS Nummer 178, (self-published 2008) Lallans, newspaper
el seen bi hou blate they are at allouin thirsels tae be heard
anguage is tae hae ony chance at aw o brekin oot frae the jyle
icht weel be the lest ane, or at least the lest ane tae be edi
g's convener, Richard Heinsar at [CENSORED: phonenumber] for o
ie , that gies mair nor a nod at Robert Fergusson's Elegy on t
7 matches

Williamson, Christie Continuous at sea defence, (damagnifyingless.wordpress.com 2015) Shetland, poetry
At sea aaryt – but whit
at dy fingirtips ta melt
at see profit in plunderin
at wid takk whit wis rendered
4 matches

Williamson, Christie Shaetlan an compoonds a da richt, (damagnifyingless.wordpress.com 2014) Shetland, blog
first published at http://scotlandunhinged.wordp
i da Celtic tide as ta accept at Gaelic spaekkirs as med dis c
merrier. Whit unites wis isna at wir aa da sam – it’s at w
wir aa da sam – it’s at wi aa hay different cairds ta
aes ta focus on whit wir good at, whit wi hae in wir favour, a
6 matches

Williamson, Christie Slainte Bard, (damagnifyingless.wordpress.com 2014) Shetland, poetry
o da year at turnt
1 matches

Williamson, Christie Bellows, (damagnifyingless.wordpress.com 2012) Shetland, poetry
at nae want
1 matches

Williamson, Christie Pre nuptial, (damagnifyingless.wordpress.com 2012) Shetland, poetry
At Partick Cross
o sun at smelt
2 matches

Williamson, Christie Böd, (damagnifyingless.wordpress.com 2012) Shetland, poetry
haes fun oot at dryin oot
at dis wind’s dat ill
da licht at blinds da een
at seeks new life
4 matches

Williamson, Christie Submissions, an keepin on, (damagnifyingless.wordpress.com 2012) Shetland, blog
I think A’m gjittin better at.
Somethin else at I ony realised in da past yea
end gear mair as ee plaes. No at da sam time, weel I widna ony
dunna think hit’s cool. Bit at laest een o dis poyims A’m
oost a chance ta send da eens at dunna somewhaar iddir.
5 matches

Sutherland, Stella Half a Twalmont, (Shetland For Wirds 2014) Shetland, poetry
Cock’s stride at Yule,
Doon at da Hall
da young anes play at pairtners – random wark
at’s blyde ta geng.
lights aa at looks.
5 matches

Jamieson, Robert Alan Frisk Waatir Troot, (Shetland For Wirds 2007) Shetland, poetry
slappin at da syd.
He's wurriet'at sumien myght kiek
2 matches

Peterson, George P.S. Nannie Georgedaughter, (Shetland For Wirds 2002) Shetland, prose
r he wis gyaan, an richt dere at da very coarner a da hoose he
Baabie an Kaitren wis bön at da Dutch Loch wi a burden eac
och wi a burden each a beddin at da Mistress wis wantin wishen
d wis lookin ower his shooder at is whin him an Baabie doosed
ll plaesed an her een glanced at him laek splinters a shappit
31 matches

Ultach Whan Aw Wir Hauns are Turnt tae Banes, (Reddit 2020) Ulster, poetry
At aw ye’ve duin tae dryve yer
1 matches

Ultach Midgates, (Reddit 2020) Ulster, poetry
Nae switherin at the morn’s lates,
Least he bide for aye at Midgates.
2 matches

Tait, Christian Da Hegri, (Shetland For Wirds 2001) Shetland, poetry
At da end o da day.
1 matches

Ritch, Paolo A Remembrance Day, (Shetland For Wirds 2008) Shetland, poetry
At fowt i’da trenches
At took a haddock line –
Fowt at maust o da campaigns
At wid redder a don
4 matches

Johnstone, Ian Tuney Loon's low doon, (The Fraserburgh Herald 2000) Doric, newspaper
Weel, weel, at it agayn. Anither survey, rep
ayhem o it, marvellous! Weel, at least when ye're young, or me
And then ye look at them Presidential elections g
3 matches

Shepherd, Robbie Harknin tae the braw souns, (John Benjamin 2000) Doric, newspaper
an the concert wi the winners at nicht.
the 70s, wi informal sessions at the famed Hole-in-the-Wa pub
e Kyles o Bute - wis tae see at first haun the healthy growth
it price oor music, as I said at the start?
on compar't tae an oor or twa at Virgin Cinemas or a nicht at
11 matches

Harper, Norman Stronach: A Weekly Look at Life in the Fictional North-East Village, (The Press and Journal 2000) Doric, newspaper
as not on his customary perch at the Stronach Arms. Instead, h
rms. Instead, he was closeted at a table in the back corner of
The others at the bar affected to be studyi
bar in order to sneak glances at Erchie's companion, then swiv
4 matches

Hardie, Buff Dod 'n' Bunty, (Evening Express 2000) Doric, newspaper
so it's a very strict regime at Peterheid. Ye ken the slang w
Is 'at richt? Is 'at fit the auld lags say?
Look, it's good for ye, 'at porridge. I mean, look at ye.
porridge. I mean, look at ye. The picter o' health. 'At
ye. The picter o' health. 'At's yer Sunday porridge that's
18 matches

Wheeler, Leslie Brockit, the Ferm Toon Cat, (Grampian Regional Council 2000) Doric, weans
d nivver been tae a live game at ony o the big league gruns an
ve the number o fowk that wir at the match. Fit a stramash!
od o his Aiberdeen scarf, but at Pittodrie there wis hunners o
3 matches

Elphinstone Institute Aiberdeenshire Cooncil – Scots Leid Guidelines, (Aberdeenshire Council 2017) Doric, government
ngs. Doric is heard ilkae day at wark an ither places o larnin
o regional or minority leids at aa the richt stages;
e a richt tae engage wi Doric at school as een o the three off
his Doric as their first leid at hame an wi freens are nae dis
freens are nae disadvantaged at school in terms o self-esteem
6 matches

Gillon, Karen Report on Inquiry intil the role o, (Education, Culture an Sport Comatee 2003) Lallans, government
This report ettles tae speir at ongaun attitudes an approache
government, education at aw levels, the cultural secto
hed in 1998 by Helen Liddell, at thon
id is acquired in the hame an at preschuil groups, an
ct blendit intil the teachin. At the
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Fleemin, Sandy Report on Inquiry intil the role Submission, (Education, Culture an Sport Comatee 2003) Lallans, government
tten in the coortly tradition at aboot the same time as "The W
ondins o wirds. We could leuk at this passage fae the Tam O'Sh
can sned aff the English bit at the start. But the war some o
in comes Ecky Blair, the herd at Toombucht, wi' his shears--sh
l". Sic diacritics leuks guid at first, but it haes tae be say
27 matches

McAlpine, Joan Meeting of the Parliament, (The Scottish Parliament 2019) Lallans, government
e suffered a wheen o attempts at makkin it whit it is no—sla
ct, poor English an no a leid at aw.
e an unnerfundit when ye look at yon results fae the 2011 cens
anguage board, which is based at the Elphinstone institute in
uage award has been available at Scottish credit and qualifica
11 matches

BardOfMilebush Untitled poem, (Reddit 2017) Ulster, poetry
water Gie me a look or gulder at me 's if I stole their patter
a was Scotia's tune List'ning at Broad Island Gaitherin in Bal
2 matches

Fleemin, Sandy Big Schuil, (sandyfleming.org 2003) Lallans, prose
Peter lauched at him, "What, like you'r feared
Peter leukit ower at iz. "Miss Sheilds?"
uiet an me an Peter leukit up at ane anither. "By jingo, he gi
een the colour o his wee face at this. "A hiv NUT!" He hit Pet
A keikit roond the bus at some o the big lassies. Ye wa
8 matches

Fleemin, Sandy A Day Weel Spent, (sandyfleming.org 2003) Lallans, prose
rchie wis sittin in his chair at a tuim ingle. "Aweel, Airchie
in his chair again, leukin up at me like he wis accuized o som
something, tho it wis me wis at faut here. What haed I no cri
he turns his heid an leuks up at me, "St Andraes."
wanted tae hear aff o Airchie at a time like this. But the'r t
28 matches

Fleemin, Sandy Economic Theory, (sandyfleming.org 2003) Lallans, prose
ar nae queue in the papershop at this time o mornin, till a wh
stuid abiech whan the wumman at the coonter turned awa fae me
A wis dumfoonert at the civility o the white coll
the white collar, an spiered at the wumman quick as A could.
ails the time she wis proggin at the till buttons wi the finge
17 matches

Fleemin, Sandy Shudder at the Niffer, (sandyfleming.org 2003) Lallans, prose
t they wis lairnt the English at the schuil an forgets that wh
en, in Burns's wirds, shudder at the niffer.
huckies or graivel's "hurled" at them tae gie ye "harl".
wi us no writin a apostrophe at the end o "wi" nouadays, this
t" etc. If a writer is ettlin at shawin this kin o mistak in a
6 matches

Fleemin, Sandy Deid Come Nevermas, (sandyfleming.org 2003) Lallans, prose
and efter starin’ steadily at it for a whilie, he turned to
ts as "scant" is that he kens at laest three ither langages, i
An jumlit at it while he swat;
At length, says I, "Friend, whar
been wi us in aa generations at laest fae Burns's time. Burns
8 matches

Fleemin, Sandy No on BBC, (sandyfleming.org 2003) Lallans, prose
Caur adverts is no bad at this, whan it's no the mair u
this bayou, an a wifie sittin at her mantie-wark on a verandah
2 matches

Fleemin, Sandy Koan, (sandyfleming.org 2005) Lallans, poetry
Keekin at the peerie-weerie letters
1 matches

Rennie, Susan The Wee Prince, (Edition Lintenfass 2017) Lallans, prose
An yon is hou, at sax year auld, I gied up whit
ey surpreesed tae be waukent, at keek o day, by an orra wee vy
aist byording, wee lad gowpin at me richt sairious. Here is th
I gowpit at this ferlie wi my een stertin
e I minded I wis maistly guid at the geography, history, rithm
61 matches

Fairnie, Robert Scots Tung WITTINS Nummer 108, (self-published 2002) Lallans, newspaper
t wis a true fack that bairns at the schuil uised tae hae thai
o the fowk in Scotland that's at the hert o aw the mauchts bei
dookit his tae in the watter at the CPG the week afore an his
At the time o writin (28-10-02),
isna as cuttie as wis thocht at first but it's rinnin oot fas
10 matches

Calderwood, Lynsey Mumbo Jumbo, (Litro magazine 2006) Lallans, prose
n the bin withoot even lookin at it.
kin on them an we hud tae sit at a machine an wear these mad e
Bonny wrote SEE ME in red pen at the bottom ae ma jotter. Ah w
on how bad yi look. Ma da’s at his work an ma ma’s away up
class an everyone was laughin at Sammy an callin him a spaz co
11 matches

Percy, Ely Duck Feet, (Monstrous Regiment 2020) Lallans, prose
t after that, he jist pointet at his toes an said, If you wur
hs wis pish. They pit me doon at the shalla end wi this pure m
the boys in the class laughed at me; aw ma pals wur up at the
me; aw ma pals wur up at the seven foot mark daein len
e swimmin. Ma da jist laughed at me though, an then he said, A
18 matches

Percy, Ely The Family Situation, (The Interpreters House.org 2020) Lallans, prose
ant tae know whit like she is at kissin. He went in a pure bad
her, cause she come up tae me at interval the day an said if a
it me on the heid wi an apple at lunch time the day. She tried
3 matches

Calderwood, Lynsey Cantsmell, (From Glasgow To Saturn 2020) Lallans, prose
bit. She screwed up her face at me lik ah’d jist fartet or
en days; every time ah looked at Cantsmell he wis either picki
lean hair. Laura jist laughed at me an then she said, Naw Kirs
e said, She’s the heid chef at a big posh hotel in Glasgow.
lo tae me when ah wis staunin at the bus stop this mornin. Eve
5 matches

Bolland, John A Chocolate Cowboy, (From Glasgow To Saturn 2008) Lallans, prose
hid been too bizy screamin’ at ma Dad. Same same. Same as ey
hauf-way doon the Chain Road at that minute (I now know) ma f
bottle o Grouse he’s bought at the offie, a wee warmer for t
3 matches

Fairnie, Robert Scots Tung WITTINS nummer 109, (self-published 2002) Lallans, newspaper
A'M no fasht at aw wi yer Synergy paper tae t
ud Scots as aince they did - at Glesca Uni we dae discreemina
Scots an slang, an A ken that at Embro, scholarly boadies lik
in the wey fowk yaise a leid. At the hinner end, as ye say, if
at resources maun be directed at the yaisers first. Gin siller
7 matches

Graham, Laurence Flans Frae Da Haaf, (Shetland For Wirds 2000) Shetland, poetry
Come cauld black tochts at numb da hert
Ower aa at ploo dir lonlie furr
2 matches

Johnson, Laureen Moarnin Ida Kames, (Shetland For Wirds 2007) Shetland, poetry
stymin trow steam at broos an greyness
wis at da wheel
linkit up at lochs,
3 matches

Williamson, Christie Guide, (Shetland For Wirds 2010) Shetland, poetry
an colours at shone
as da day at shon apö
2 matches

Fairnie, Robert Scots Tung WITTINS Nummer 111, (self-published 2003) Lallans, newspaper
am ower as gey comfortable an at hame wi the subjeck an cuid w
o St. Ninians Primary Schuil at Dunblane, haed duin whan they
the teachers an the bairns an at the end the teacher clapped h
rbye, this document is airtit at learit fowk an no the Daily R
register o the leid wis like at sindry times ower the years a
8 matches

Neill, Josie Chuckies fir the Cairn, (Luath 2009) Southern - Galloway, poetry
y shooers gied ower an stoppt at last.
Ae winter at mirk
at soomt in the deep.
'at Man breathes.
! I cudnae gree masel tae him at aa
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Forde, Iain W D Taid o that Ilk (excerpt), (Fons Scotiae 2009) Lallans, prose
ir. It wes smaw wunner, than, at o a suddentie he flang doun h
e med fur the stey wie tonnel at awnsert in hiz kess ti the gr
we gang! Up we gang!’ ontil at lest, pap! hiz snout cam out
out-the-wey warl o hiz dunnie at he hed leived ben sae lang, t
up. Lowpin aff hiz fowre legs at aince, in the jo o leivin an
27 matches

Smith, Alex A Sair Fecht, (self-published 2003) Doric, prose
Dry an quait, noo at's nae ony surprise,
Watch wi awe at the mannie on T.V.
Half the winter is past at Yule.
Richt fine an crisp at is the mornin,
Maist miserable day at you ivver sa,
177 matches

Smith, Alex A Fer Chauve, (self-published 2005) Doric, prose
ere's aye wither o some kind at this time o
fin he found oot the soun wis at full blast.
awa at him. Of coorse neest nicht it
ery he wis telt tae come back at ten o clock neest day.
So at ten o clock Jonsar Eck wis si
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Blackhall, Sheena Minnie, (Scots Language Centre 2004) Doric, prose
a lane grey bawd teetit roon at her frae the neuk o a whin bu
faither Matthew wis precentor at the wee United Free kirk, as
ilk cans that his fermin sons at Darraknowe an Mathrick fullt
er braa skirts frae the braes at the fit o the Hill o Leddrach
er's parks tae a cottar hoose at the roadside far the neep-par
219 matches

Blackhall, Sheena The Quarry, (Lochlands 2007) Doric, prose
biggins in Lunnon, tae docks at Sebastopol, tae a Japanee tem
hole in the hale o Europe; an at its foun wis a lochan, pit-mi
ement mixers crunchin graivel at ae eyn an spewin it oot at th
ae eyn an spewin it oot at the tither like steeny parrit
e kintra lyin quaet an bonnie at the back o this braw new vees
101 matches

Forde, Iain W D Hale Ir Sindries - Buik Twa, (Fons Scotiae 2000) Lallans, prose
t the inner pictur o the warl at wes bein furmed i ma ying myn
y o Wattie Scott’s prenters at war dyvourt alang o Scott an
ts lik “Long John Silver” at wes baith meschant an a tradi
, A’m gaun ti hae a shottie at follaein thaim. Heir ma taill
is pairt o ma ain weird buik at wauffit out inti the wrang pa
527 matches

McFarlane, Ishbel Maun we mak new wirds fir a chyngin warld?, (The National 2020) Doric, newspaper
that ‘Deif’ meant naethin at aw. Whit tae dae? Yaise tried
in oan fir decades? A spiered at some deaf fowk A ken an in th
2 matches

McFarlane, Ishbel Does Scotland compare weil wi ither places fir wee bairnies?, (The National 2019) Doric, newspaper
isnae messin). Sax month syne at this exac moment in time A wi
1 matches

McFarlane, Ishbel Time tae mairch oot o oor climate comfort zones, (The National 2019) Doric, newspaper
A AM a millennial – come at me, internet! – an so A pit
1 matches

Hall, Simon W. Lands o Twatt, (Brisk Northerly 2018) Orkney, blog
ow o the Twatt roadsign aimed at their grinning, empty heids.
1 matches

Hall, Simon W. New Lambs, Owld Stone, (Brisk Northerly 2017) Orkney, blog
n a weet bale in the new shed at 4.45 am. Steam in the haet o
ite the shed door wan morneen at aboot 6.00. The sun is shinan
2 matches

Hall, Simon W. Bonny Isle o Sanday, (Brisk Northerly 2016) Orkney, blog
profits o the 10 MW wind farm at Spurness are ploughed back in
But on Sunday morning at low-watter we leave wur probl
2 matches

Hall, Simon W. Lamborghini: Cult o the Bull, (Brisk Northerly 2015) Orkney, blog
. The cool, impeccable owners at Volkswagen hivna really been
1 matches

Hall, Simon W. The Boy That Lived - Chapter Wan, (Brisk Northerly 2015) Orkney, prose
At half-eight, Mr Dursley picked
tantrum an flingan his cereal at the waals. ‘Peedie tyke,’
Mr Dursley blinked, an gecked at the cat. It gecked back. As M
d Privet Drive – no, lukkan at the sign; cats couldna read m
a couple o them werena young at aal; for hivven’s sake that
26 matches

Warwick, Matthew Tha Feardie Geng hae tae bide at hame, (Sensory Attachment Centre 2020) Ulster - Ballymena, weans
Tha Feardie Geng hae tae bide at hame.
1. Ye need tae bide at hame fur tha noo.
fur why dae we need tae bide at hame?
ady, sae if aa tha fowk bides at hame, tha wee bug cannae smit
toul thaim tae ax a grown-up at hame tae gether up a big bowl
7 matches

Dornan, Stephen Ding Doon tha Mairch Dikes, (Modern Poetry Translation 2019) Ulster - Comber, poetry
for tae keek at ither airts,
they’ll glower at thon
for tae keek at ither airts,
3 matches

Laurenson, Hannah Lisa Da Maa's Eggs, (Hands Up For Trad 2019) Shetland, prose
We wir aa born and brought up at da Nort Hams o Roe in a peeri
for miles and da nearest shop at da brig o Muckle Roe.
ggs. My aldest bridder wid be at da tap makkin sure da tick ro
faces turned white is a cloot at da tought o no hivin dir Daa
ll nivver firgit da feeling at da boddem o me belly is we to
8 matches

Donovan, Anne Not Scotland, (Edinburgh International Book Festival 2010) Lallans - Glasgow, prose
thought it’d be like autumn at hame: bright, but wi a nip in
and a fancy watch – lookin at him ah felt even mair sweaty
John looks at me and then at Boabby. ‘Roberto?’
Boabby pointed at us. ‘John ... Jimmy.’
n room wi an openplan kitchen at wan end, a bathroom and a bed
14 matches

Cara, Dillon, Ami and Travis Bogle Adventure, (Scots Hoose 2017) Doric, weans
y he decided he had tae fight at nicht a bogle that bided at B
nicht a bogle that bided at But n Ben Lane in the toon. T
it up wi watter fae the loch. At nicht they waited for the bog
3 matches

Rebecca, Casey and Stephen The Baby Dragon, the Wolves and the Lassies, (Scots Hoose 2017) Doric, weans
a magic diamond. Rebecca wis at last free fae the evil carlin
1 matches

Logan, Kirsty Lego, (Scots Hoose 2017) Lallans, weans
say anyhin. I didna even look at her, cos I kaint it would mak
seemed busy, like fan we were at school, and Miss Morris telt
d moved. It wis empty. Lookin at it afore, a coulda sworn ahin
n we turned off the roonaboot at Perth, towards Glasgow. Then
would pretend she wis lookin at summin really interestin so a
8 matches

Gilmour, Rosie Ma Schuil, (Scots Hoose 2014) Lallans, weans
At half past ten it's playtime
1 matches

Gilmour, Rosie Haimster Pairty, (Scots Hoose 2016) Lallans, weans
oed tae roam noo it's no safe at aw
1 matches

Gilmour, Rosie Shoapaholic, (Scots Hoose 2017) Lallans, weans
A buy troosers that stoap at ma ainkle
Tak a wee peek at the trainers
2 matches

Fitt, Matthew Whuppity Stoorie, (Scots Hoose 2017) Lallans, weans
ew, it lowpit intae their bed at nicht and snuggled up ticht a
ll and aw yer worries will be at an end. Whit dae think o that
"Onythin at aw," said the young wife.
wummin. "I better tak a look at this pig o yours."
you said I could hae onythin at aw," said the auld wummin fau
6 matches

Ratter, Peter Da Perishin Nort, (Young Shetland Writer 2010) Shetland, prose
his moorit beard, starin' oot at da vast, blue ocean dat stood
s wye intae his mind, gnawing at his raa conscience lik a chun
amentin blue sea. Starin back at him wis a tall, broad man gar
ickname 'Tirrick' when he wis at school. He had twa eyebroos d
ing peerie. Lik a smaa pebble at da boddom o a pool o water, i
7 matches

Walterson, Barbara Da Trow o’ Fogla Skerry, (Young Shetland Writer 2010) Shetland, prose
A trow, lookin doon at me. I clenched my fists rubbi
hairy figure standin, starin at me wi een as yalloo as a saad
e til he took a double glance at my left knee. I looked doon e
disappeared. I sulked lookin at da scrip on my knee, tinkin a
n it. Da trow’s een widened at da sight o it and turned his
8 matches

Priest, Ena Bonxie Geo, (Young Shetland Writer 2010) Shetland, prose
tree mile awa. Fae dir hoose, at Watslure, tae da shop at Waas
Watslure, tae da shop at Waas wis da gaet Mansie med i
ens, an of coorse, Mansie wis at da boddam by noo.
3 matches

Isbister, Sonny Caves aroond Shetland, (Young Shetland Writer 2010) Shetland, prose
decided tae go for an explore at da shore near tae dir hoose.
aalin’, Jeamie shouted oot, at da tap o his voice, ‘TROW!
id da trow excitedly, pointin at da shore.
ir eyes. Dey were on da beach at St. Ninians Isle! Dey waalkit
dir eye on anidder cave ower at da idder side. ‘Dis is da l
6 matches

Douglas, David Chuckies fir the Cairn, (Luath 2009) Southern - Galloway, poetry
Or Shakespeare peckin at the typewriter.
at the double
starin bewildered at her man.
civil learned chiel, educate at Salamanca
Yer concessiouns at Nagasaki are hereby cancelled
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Burns, John Chuckies fir the Cairn, (Luath 2009) Southern - Galloway, poetry
an the women at the pump
at the pump
2 matches

Fairnie, Robert Scots Tung WITTINS Nummer 177, (self-published 2008) Lallans, newspaper
At the Pynt o the Pick and other
Tom Hubbard in the innin tae At the Pynt o the Pick and other
lang poems the likes o Moses at Mount Sinai, Allavolie, Licht
o Fir Trees an the eponymous At the Pynt o the Pick as weel a
At the buik's lench, hauden at the Scottish Poetry Library o
20 matches

Bryden, Hugh Chuckies fir the Cairn, (Luath 2009) Southern - Dumfries, poetry
Ah keeked at the mobile
- at least no in earshot!
Jist a look at yir tash,
Whin Ah keek at, aa the geeks that,
murderin folks at tennis.
5 matches

Manson, John Chuckies fir the Cairn, (Luath 2009) Southern - Dumfries, poetry
d about and the shops ir near at haun.
I wis readan at the time
luikit fur them agane, murnan at masel.
At a year auld
Hotteran awa at Rogart station
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Neill, Willie Chuckies fir the Cairn, (Luath 2009) Southern, poetry
n years in the RAF he studied at Edinburgh University. He writ
iker, he hus bin crowned Bard at the Gaelic Mod fir his poetry
wis fir mony years a teacher at Castle Douglas High School. H
tae girn at progress, but there's ae thin
First Keek At A Corp
5 matches

Tindal, Betty Chuckies fir the Cairn, (Luath 2009) Southern - Dumfries, poetry
r diddlin, tho rain blattered at the windae.
At ither times the row was fierc
If Spring cam chappin at yer windae
Noo at the close o the day.
4 matches

MacMillan, Angus Chuckies fir the Cairn, (Luath 2009) Southern - Dumfries, poetry
an the wheeple o the whaup at gloamin
in its lugs, it is at ease wi itsel.
And aamaist at aince the wun arrives.
3 matches

Ross, Derek Chuckies fir the Cairn, (Luath 2009) Southern - Dumfries, poetry
Stranraer, at hame tae the micht o Forfar.
At this precise meenit,
Nae langer be held at bay.
3 matches

Wilson, Rab Chuckies fir the Cairn, (Luath 2009) Southern - Dumfries, poetry
Or vandals at the railway station, Cowpin f
b Roy wid beam wi utter glee, At thon pair’s fly ‘sneck-dr
At least the bluid o Scotia’s
o grey ashes; lang, lang ago at rest.
Whan thou gangs doun at last the shades amang,
8 matches

Robinson, Philip Oul Licht, (Ullans Press 2017) Ulster - Larne, poetry
“Luk at thon,
Tae at lang last,
Bricht streech o san at Drumfad Bay
An flets o san at Gannaway
hen whun aa wus lown wud play At fillin foarms.
37 matches

Clark, Thomas Mindin on Willie McIlvanney, (Bella Caledonia 2015) Lallans, blog
n wey - an his embarrassment at the adulatioun o worshippers
for democracy, or whit micht at a mair atomic level juist hae
these shores in utter wanhowp at his kintra an kintra-men.
3 matches

Clark, Thomas Radge Against the Machine: Deid Wirds, Deid Warlds, an Why Scots Maitters, (Bella Caledonia 2018) Lallans, blog
, in The National, richt here at Bella Caledonia (read our Sco
aitters, an nae mair sae than at times o national crisis. Turn
Dingin doon women bi slashin at childcare, diminishin the ric
dinnae speak it much, or even at aw. Richt eneuch, the wey we
Mickey. Maist o aw, the drone at Number 10, yon whirrin, hauf-
8 matches

Clark, Thomas Tae Kathleen Jamie, an ither Scots Scrievers, (Bella Caledonia 2018) Lallans, blog
, tae staun naked - but it's at least, quo McIlvanney, tae st
he thing wirth stickin in wi, at least tae ma mind… But it's
2 matches

Clark, Thomas Wha's Like Us?, (Bella Caledonia 2017) Lallans, blog
, an, like mony, nae prospect at aw o seein them throu. Sindry
It's guid - or at least naitural - that we'd s
een fae the policies an keek at jist the colours o the thing.
oor democracy, the up-dander at a hyne awa government that co
ows it haurdly leukt like yin at the time, but Trump's promise
9 matches

Clark, Thomas A Scots Pairlament?, (Bella Caledonia 2016) Lallans, blog
Ah wis up at the Scottish Pairlament the i
and, gearin tae tak its place at the table o nations.
can granite that hauds it up. At the entry, leaflets in aw the
-icker in a thrave. Likeweys, at Holyrood, the Lallans an the
as part of the Canongate Wall at the Scottish Parliament.
12 matches

Clark, Thomas Scots an the smit: a language unner lockdoun, (Bella Caledonia 2020) Lallans, blog
Frae here at ma desk ah can see richt doun
y throu the crood, staps deid at the furniture shop, presses h
g in there wirth leukin twice at, but ye cannae blame fowk the
s haes set oor collective gas at a peep simply bi giein us nae
An it wis happenin. But noo, at wan straik, Covid-19 haes dri
5 matches

Capener, Jack No Guid Eneuch, (Bella Caledonia 2019) Lallans, blog
Twanty year syne, at the openin o the Scots Pairla
ike devolution ne'er happened at aw.
interviews wioot bein geckit at.
ts speakers still cannae feel at hame in their ain vyce mauger
e wrang, but A didnae realise at the time thit the leid's futu
10 matches

Fenton, Janet A Guid New Year tae yin and a!, (Bella Caledonia 2019) Lallans, blog
atients in the slum tenements at the Pleasance in Edinburgh. W
jist because they ken we are at least that bilingual. Ye can
2 matches

Bremner, Stewart Haud Yer Wheesht?, (Bella Caledonia 2018) Lallans, blog
Ivery weekend, ye'll find me at mercats in Embra, sellin ma a
jist talk aboot those things at the mercats, wi customers fae
the braw Rip It Up exhibition at the National Museum o Scotlan
r-dramatic but consider this: at yin o the mercats the weekend
sels. Let's dae this yin stap at a time.
5 matches

Clark, Sara Scot Free -The Psychic Cost O Uisin Scots, (Bella Caledonia 2018) Lallans, blog
n, when ah left the door open at ma Granda's, he'd tell me tae
nt whit the singer wis ettlin at. It wisnae important tae me,
ion o Nora Batty, rollin-pín at the ready. "WOR-ARE YOU ON AB
e tae communication when ah'm at ma wit's end. Dialect, tae me
sel-expression that kicks in at ma least sel-conscious moment
11 matches

Malgrati, Paul Ayont the Fake and the Leal: Let's Free the Leid, (Bella Caledonia 2018) Lallans, blog
rt to take the piss and laugh at you for it."
r onybody that's ivver ettlet at uphaudin the mither tongue. A
uphaudin the mither tongue. At first, eh didna e'en tak tent
gues that hiv ivver attempted at gainin a national or internat
ir art. Scots labbyists sneer at poets fir bein ower plastic w
5 matches

Dornan, Stephen The Widenin Sheuch, (Bella Caledonia 2018) Lallans, blog
ht. Montgomery put O'Neill up at his ain hoose an they cut a d
7 the Norlin Airlann assembly at Stormont gaed cowp-carlie owr
. It'd gie ye a quare scunner at times tae hear them clashin a
toul us ocht aboot ony o this at school. The leeterature's qua
4 matches

Clark, Sara Your Leid, Oor Leid, Awbody's Leid, (Bella Caledonia 2018) Lallans, blog
s, ah wis oan a date o sorts, at a Hawick Royal Albert match.
wi. It seemed a quirk tae me at the time, bonnie tho it wis -
toon. Ah first spake tae her at a job interview at the Damasc
a job interview at the Damascus Drum, a gallus T
i yer face trippin ye!" An aw at yince, ah wis in a freendlier
13 matches

Clark, Sara Indyref 2: Aulder, Wiser, Kinder, (Bella Caledonia 2018) Lallans, blog
r again, an ye'll feel it, aw at yince, in a hale new wey. See
een the last time we'd spoken at aw. She'd votit Naw, an we'd
The thing ah didnae realise at the time, is that the No vote
o ithers, guid an bad. Pride at ma haird wark. Freendship wi
ail auld lady comin up tae me at the polling station, shakkin
13 matches

Clark, Thomas Aw Aboard! The fecht for the Scots language stairts the day!, (Bella Caledonia 2019) Lallans - Borders, blog
e dae onythin but man a booth at community centre conferences
onerin absence o ony pretence at equality - unless an until s
y - unless an until somebody at Westmínster or Holyrood stai
think o (an the jawbox forby) at the policy waw, howpin for so
The oors ah've spent starin at a letter template in Word an
6 matches

Murray, Campbell Dinna Quat, (Doric Future 2020) Doric - Aberdeen, poetry
s fan things gyang wrang ‘at ye mauna quat.
1 matches

Gauld, Ilene Ilene Gauld - Piper and Poet, (Doric Future 2020) Doric - Keith, poetry
atween the school I worked in at the time as a PSA and a child
He said that he’d fairies at the fit o’ ees yard.
Nae Macintyre at a! Min fit a shock!
I’m nae related tae Dunlop at a!
Ma hubby shouts at the telly.
5 matches

McHardy, Stuart The Wey Forrit, (Luath 2017) Lallans, prose
nce, braidcastin an performin at monie events. Fer monie years
ud a policy o fechtin the SNP at ivvery turn, nivver mind onie
SNP majority o Scottish seats at Westminster means that things
Empire. Fer that’s whit’s at the hairt o sae muckle o whit
civilised’ country, What is at first surprising is the fact
131 matches

Grubb, Adrian Bungee, (Scots Hoose 2020) Lallans - Kirkcaldy, prose
that ma uncle had backed oot at the last minute. She looked r
last minute. She looked right at me and asked, 'Dae you want t
2 matches

McClelland, Ben Chicagof Island, (Scots Hoose 2020) Lallans - Ayr, prose
ozen to the spot, they keeked at each other’s expression. Sh
1 matches

McKinlay, Kieran Walk Way to Fame, (Scots Hoose 2020) Lallans - Dunfermline, prose
part of. Sittin there looking at ma gleamin fitbaw boots ah co
Cmon lads it’s coming home" at the top o oor lungs. Then we
s! The commentators screeched at the top eh their lungs "Here
ook one last look aroond then at the baw, sprinted up to the b
4 matches

Ireland, Mark Wi A Facey Like Yours, (Scots Hoose 2020) Doric - Banff, prose
ool but Callum isna viry good at gettin ridy.
At lang last oot he gings tae sc
his mam tells her sel, "Well, at least I kian he left i hoose
nkin to him sel, "Ere's nae y at loon will get tae i school wi
s were deein uner i weight oh at bags. As usual Callum gets si
18 matches

Forrest, Liam Hittin the Toon, (Scots Hoose 2020) Lallans - Dunfermline, prose
ds, it wiz worse than lassies at the front eh the queue, awbdy
He turned aroond tae look at wit his group eh pals wurr da
They’re finally at the front eh the queue eh awh
cer takes it aff um and looks at it wi a scowl and asks wit hi
and make a scene by shouting at the security guards, he goes
6 matches

Sutherland, Hope Twa sisters, een room, (Scots Hoose 2020) Lallans - Buckie, prose
by i volume o fit she speaks at. She’s iways singin n loupi
ut me, I’m the opposite, or at least at’s the way a see ma
least at’s the way a see masel as. I
prefer if her bed wisna made at a, in wis left in a rummle a
left in a rummle a day lang. At jist drives me oor i edge. Ho
12 matches

Wilson, Katie Becus a hae a sister a hae a friend, (Scots Hoose 2020) Lallans - Buckie, prose
id school. I jist wish yi wis at young foriver cus a miss time
am musta cracked up it us cus at's just silly! Mind we iways l
Tests ma patience fan yi dee at and fan yi hink yi cin git le
3 matches

Crawford, Jack The Pluffer, (Scots Hoose 2020) Doric - Forres, prose
took aim. I shot a pea right at him and it hit him in the een
e shoot peas a ower the class at ma mates. It fair drives her
tted ma freen so I shot a pea at his heid. He turned roond and
y. I wis aboot to shoot a pea at the front of the class and th
et up a plan tae get back. So at denner time a met up wi ma fr
9 matches

Fowler, Ross Sunday Fitba wi ma Faither, (Scots Hoose 2020) Doric - Forres, prose
or bell wint. We baith lookit at ane anither and thocht faa co
ir me tae shoot. I took a run at the ba and gave it an almicht
it an almichty kick straight at him. Weel he didna move quick
A jist stood there lookin at him. There wis bleed drpping
It wis at then that ma mither walkit th
7 matches

Ritchie, John Fishin in the Findhorn, (Scots Hoose 2020) Doric - Forres, prose
tae the river. Fan a arrived at the river it hid stopped the
I looked doon at ma feet to see the bonnie fis
crowd aroon aboot me a lookin at ma fish. The bailiff came in
3 matches

Harvey, Lewis Crash, (Scots Hoose 2020) Doric - Forres, prose
er usual, bawlin her heid off at me for nae using her crossing
aboot tae cross ower the road at ma usual place fan a hell let
k o the van. They then lookit at the mannie fit hid been in th
ided aff tae skweel. A lookit at ma watch an saw that a wis ar
niver missed a chance tae git at me. Weel a wid tell her fit h
8 matches

Robson, Euan Peelie wally, (Scots Hoose 2020) Doric - Forres, prose
ben tae the kitchen. I lookit at the clock tae see the time se
h the door. She took ane look at me and richt awa she guessed
hid been deein a couldna look at her in the een. So a jist hid
3 matches

Martin, Keiron Ma Worst Nicht Oot, (Scots Hoose 2020) Doric - Forres, prose
er to get a dram, she laughed at that and said she micht jist
wis aye getting intae trouble at the skweel. She wis at the en
the skweel. She wis at the end o her tether, she did
n horror. They started lookin at their food tae see if fit the
it kind o food they served up at this place.
5 matches

Riddell, Conor San Diego, (Scots Hoose 2020) Doric - Forres, prose
A arrived at the hotel an it wis real posh
1 matches

Dunnett, Nathan The Auld Asylum, (Scots Hoose 2020) Doric - Forres, prose
an wi hid hardly gone ony wy at a. A started tae think that t
We sat there lookin at ane anither wonderin fit we w
e so we jist sat there lookin at ain anither.
3 matches

Bowie, Tyler Stookie, (Scots Hoose 2020) Doric - Forres, prose
I arrived at the shop and got oot ma list.
g tae eat and a wis surprised at how hungry a wis.
A sat an lookit at the stookie on ma airm and wi
thing a kent there wis a ring at the door and ma mither wis st
4 matches

Johnston, Shaun The Forkie Gollach, (Scots Hoose 2020) Doric - Forres, prose
hansom young loon starin back at me. I went doon the stairs to
1 matches

Macdonald, Amy Evelynn and Peter, (Scots Hoose 2020) Lallans - Ayr, prose
At the stairt it wid be wee thin
she wis and even who she wis at times.
er’s, some don’t get them at aw. The first and only time s
i ma eyes glued tae the hoose at aw times.
Ah arrived at the local pub where Ah had ar
7 matches

McArthur, Kaydi Rich n Peer, (Scots Hoose 2020) Lallans - Banff, prose
s determined ti catch i loon. At wis Lord Duff o Braco, the lo
raco, the loon that bade doon at Duff Hoose in Banff.
eid, three aipples and a bun. At wis i day he caught oot. Lord
lla hill. He wis ti be hangit at twelve noon on the 16th o Nov
4 matches

Stirling, Alison Watergaw, (Scots Hoose 2020) Lallans - Kirkcaldy, prose
The muin at midnicht minds me o ma lass
1 matches

Wilson, Heidi and Isla Then and noo, (Scots Hoose 2020) Doric - Keith, prose
Her tv ay finished at five o’clock just afore sup
At schuil she hid a chalk board,
At playtime she got milk in a ba
Fan I’m at schuil I get smartboards,
The world wide web at ma finger tips,
5 matches

Burnett, Colin Boris Johnstone, (colinburnett.co.uk 2021) Lallans - East Central, prose
y, Matt tried tae reassure me at yisterdays Cobra meeting that
’ he said ‘’He shouts at me and demands answers I don
2 matches

Halfpenny, Cameron Ahlice's Adveenturs in Wunderlaant, (Evertype 2015) Southern - Borders, prose
should hae noticed this, but at th time eet aw seemed awright
ets waistcoatpooch, an looked at eet, an then hurried oan, Ahl
say onythin; then she looked at th sides o th waal, an notice
Sae brave they'll aw hink iz at hame! Jings, Ah wouldnae say
hings lik this in hur lessons at th skuil, an tho this wisnae
214 matches

Mc Rae, Thomas The Neep Lantern, (Lowdown-L 2009) Lallans - Central, prose
r an’ Mrs McAnn, we chappit at thur door an’ Maister McCan
ars back ’e wiz the teecher at oor wee school. Oor mithers a
in’ oor ankles. We knoacked at the door an’ heard ’im wa
open an’ he stood luikin’ at us. Jaimie held his neep lant
id say oor messidge he luiked at that lantern funny an’ stai
7 matches

Fleemin, Sandy Nine Fragments - III, (Lowdown-L 2009) Lallans - Central, prose
tae lecturs, an didna bather at nicht? Ae muinlicht nicht she
1 matches

Fairnie, Robert Scots Tung WITTINS Nummer 142, (self-published 2005) Lallans, newspaper
e an aw they can dae is sneer at it"
in for Catalan an Galician or at the very least, whit the
biggin at Holyrood. It wis daured a ric
e an aw they can dae is sneer at it. O whit a parcel o
frae Scots Tung's wabsite at:-
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McQueer, Chris Hings - Short Stories 'n That, (404 Ink 2017) Lallans - Glesga, prose
edle tae pick aff the wee eye at the opening, right? Then stab
el it. Ah take the stairs two at a time then when ah get tae t
h da aboot the puddle ae sick at the tap ae the stair. As ah o
his nut aff the skirtin board at the boattum, landin wi a spla
SAKE, SAMMY?’ he shouts up at me, getting tae his feet an r
32 matches

Giles, Harry Josephine An Excerpt From Deep Wheel Orcadia: A Future Fantasy, (The Bottle Imp 2019) Orkney, poetry
is Gunnie, at twal year syn wis Astrid’s
inseparable freend, at ten year syn
gat nyargie, at sheu’s no spocken tae
an swanders trow speiran at Gunnie’s faimly,
til hid’s jeust Darling at’s yet smilan an spaekan.
5 matches

Williamson, Christie Da windirs o technology, (The Bottle Imp 2019) Shetland - Yell, poetry
at Violet’s fingirs
1 matches

Baikie, R. M. Mair Fairming Tales, (Baikie 2000) Orkney - Hackland, prose
n! Thoo kens whut id’s like at that stage, gaan waddlan aroo
har wae could hae a good leuk at the damage. That’s whin wae
“Charlie leukid aap at me wi a ferfal serious face,
less than a oor the veet wis at the door, ready tae see whut
at sheu wis a ferfal fine coo at any time, but sheu wis terrif
22 matches

NewtonLass Tay, (newtonlass.blogspot.com 2011) Ulster - Newtownards, poetry
Tha thang tae keep tha drouth at bay
1 matches

Thompson, Mark The Lost Ness Monster, (clydesburn.blogspot.com 2009) Ulster - Ards Peninsula, poetry
Wi the fishin boats at Portavogie
1 matches

Smith, Jamie The dingin doun o devolution, (Mak Forrit 2020) Lallans - Edinburgh, blog
uid cítizen is keepin ae ee, at least some o the time, on wha
ings, but we’v awready seen at least ae recent example o the
h government haes been ettlin at pentin us wi a big braid brus
the Brítish estaiblishment, at least — cause great skaith
whaur oor democracy is made. At the hinder end, tho — and m
5 matches

Smith, Jamie William Playfair: faither o data visualisation, (Mak Forrit 2019) Lallans - Edinburgh, blog
an chair o natural philosophy at Embra University. Upon the ea
r time if ye war juist starin at a table o dates an nummers. P
tury. The first twa editions, at Jeames Watt’s insistence,2
upon the minds of the people at large, a work must be enterta
4 matches

Smith, Jamie Effeirin tae the formal: Laitinate lendwirds in Scots, (Mak Forrit 2019) Lallans - Edinburgh, blog
ance wirds tae be English, or at least Scots but no hivin been
Lat’s hae a deek at what the scholarship says.
rrowed into the two languages at widely different dates and of
3 matches

Smith, Jamie Soonds o the kirk an court: early airt muisic in Scotland, (Mak Forrit 2018) Lallans - Edinburgh, blog
what wis gaun on in Scotland at yon time. The subject o litur
an he wis a fine sicht-reader at the singin an aa. He on twa o
o Mary, Queen o Scots — an at the time French cultur wis we
endent (vyce) pairts (an kent at the time by the name o ‘mus
ecular muisic. An for tae win at their braider political ettle
9 matches

Heather, Alistair Bravehert: The truth anent William Wallace (pairt 2), (Mak Forrit 2018) Lallans - Angus, blog
Wallace at this stage makkit ae decision
o fire-raisin. They war near at the end o their range. They c
endence wis slockit bi defeat at Fawkirk. Some historians thin
his aulder braar Malcolm, war at a Scottish governmental gaith
There wis some stooshie at the gaitherin, but we ken tha
5 matches

Heather, Alistair Bravehert: The truth anent William Wallace (pairt 1), (Mak Forrit 2018) Lallans - Angus, blog
lish ane o the great skelpins at Stirlin Brig.
real nobility, tae their een at least.
ingin an bluid in his een wis at Lanark. William de Hesilrig w
Wallace cam oot the derkness at the heid o a boorach o fechti
rach o fechtin chiels an went at the English.
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Heather, Alistair Whaur we cam fae: the Pechts, (Mak Forrit 2018) Lallans - Angus, blog
irns aa ower the Empire feart at nicht.
led tae a mairtial wey o life at this stage, an archaeological
nly floorish. The muckle fort at Burgheid on the Moray coast w
ious centres an pouer centres at Rhynie, at Rosemarkie an ithe
Rhynie, at Rosemarkie an ither places sh
9 matches

Heather, Alistair The Body Snatchers, (Mak Forrit 2018) Lallans - Angus, blog
couldnae mak ony advancement at aa: the science o medicine. Y
them. Maist fowk in Scotland at the time still creditit aa th
th wisnae gaun’ae gang faur at the medical colleges. Naw, st
e’s aabody could get a shot at dissectin a liver or keekin a
dissectin a liver or keekin at the wey stomach acids champit
9 matches

Heather, Alistair Rin throu the jungle, (Mak Forrit 2017) Lallans - Angus, blog
I haed escaped the Japanese at first wi a gang o Sikhs. It w
bals wi nae rifle, nae wappen at aa, nae map an juist ma sax w
2 matches

Heather, Alistair The porage revolution: Hou porage cam tae mak Scotland habitable, (Mak Forrit 2017) Lallans - Angus, blog
sts flee flichtit afore them. At the fit o the glen the chiels
le as uphaudin the population at its low level wis a sair fech
ld stap giein them breistmilk at the age o twa, giein them the
ane circles. They also ettled at unnerstaunnin the birlin o th
ome lawland burn, an ye speir at hou fowk could bide here in t
5 matches

Heather, Alistair The ghaist lichts, (Mak Forrit 2017) Lallans - Angus, blog
ye. A clachan cried Stenschol at Staffin. She aye mindit me o
ies saw it. Tae this day fowk at Staffin still speak aboot the
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Heather, Alistair Lat the auld witch burn, (Mak Forrit 2017) Lallans - Strathnaver, blog
in the grund in the kirkyaird at Elgin, an still there isnae a
utherland, tae turn the laund at Strathnaver an thereaboot int
ld Norse for Sooth-laund. But at the stert o the 19t century P
maist dulesome wark wis duin at Badinloskin. There’s summit
This rickle o stanes oot at Bedinloskin is whaur Patrick
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Heather, Alistair Trains approachin?, (Mak Forrit 2017) Lallans - Angus, blog
An exemple fae near at haund shaws us clearly the be
as tae big a railway station at Braemar, a biggin that staund
oor. So the train wis stapped at Ballater, saxteen mile doun t
t increase in visitors steyin at hotels an B and Bs; 20 per ce
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Thoumire, Elizabeth Halloween, (Mak Forrit 2019) Lallans - Edinburgh, blog
e war anely alloued tae guise at oor ain bit o the street, an
oor ain bit o the street, an at juist twa or three doors. Sae
bowl hingin abuin the lintel at the ootside door!
irn wis birlt roond an pyntit at the string. We ettelt tae tak
an doun oor backs. Ilka year at the fínish, an wi a twinkle
5 matches

Thoumire, Elizabeth In defence o SNHS, (Bella Caledonia 2018) Lallans - Edinburgh, blog
ein tae Accident an Emergency at the back end o yule micht hae
er Yule. He saw his physician at hauf past eleevin oan the 27t
oors wait. Xrayed. Mind pit at rest.
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Thoumire, Elizabeth Kintrae livin, (Mak Forrit 2019) Lallans - Edinburgh, blog
gaein her fresh air treatment at hame sin the estate wis set i
ack an forrit fae her chaumer at the tap o the big hoose throu
a big brither wis a dab haund at guddlin for troot. He wad lay
belly an hing ower the bankin at the deepest bit, airms dangli
e sae wad hing aboot the byre at feedin time howpin tae be inv
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Thoumire, Elizabeth Daein it yersel, (Mak Forrit 2018) Lallans - Edinburgh, blog
me that I micht hae a shottie at makkin ma ain Yuil cairds!
uir I could dae it nae bother at aw. I micht hae mindit the sc
d hae been clangin in ma heid at that first thocht. Ye see, I
carefu haund feedit tae wirk at aw. Thae dreidit warnins o de
4 matches

Thoumire, Elizabeth Three days in October, (Mak Forrit 2018) Lallans - Edinburgh, blog
nse o a forest comin tae life at nicht. There war lichts o ilk
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Thoumire, Elizabeth Makkin a muckle o a mickle, (Mak Forrit 2018) Lallans - Edinburgh, blog
back I could hear the chiels at the fit o the buird daurin it
flour. It makkit shuir that, at the verra least, fowk haed br
Ma mither wis a dab haund at makkin a muckle o a mickle. S
or haunds an face a wee dicht at the sink afore slidin unner t
buird an up ontae the settle at the back, ready tae be servit
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Thoumire, Elizabeth The killin fields!, (Mak Forrit 2018) Lallans - Edinburgh, blog
couldnae help but be scunnert at the film shawin the sýstemat
s fae the private estates oot at nicht on the bens whan the cr
t Mínister shawin she wisnae at aw happy aboot sic ill-farran
gaeins on, promisin tae leuk at aw the options includin a lic
estates is tae hae nae hares at aw on their managed grouse mu
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Thoumire, Elizabeth Bairns ootside, (Mak Forrit 2018) Lallans - Edinburgh, blog
aw it wis a fine day. Leukin at the dub, an thinkin back tae
shop, or up tae the pigs pail at the tap o the street wi the p
t, it aye wis dinnit intae us at hame that we war niver tae ga
if invitit. We haed tae stey at the door.
the hooses tae dreep the dyke at the end intae the nixt street
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Thoumire, Elizabeth Than an nou — poverty, makkin dae, an leukin oot for ilk ither, (Mak Forrit 2018) Lallans - Edinburgh, blog
een bairns. Her twin wis deid at sax months fae whoopin cough.
this wis a faut tae be sortit at the scuil. Bindin the offendi
taen in the bairns o a wumman at deith’s door wi the typhus
The dairy wife wad aye say at the stairt o the run, “Noo
4 matches

Uri, Antonia The birds an the bees, (Mak Forrit 2018) Doric - Aberdeen, blog
n smaa. Oor favourite visitor at the míntie is a male widpeck
couthie quine wis a naitural at daein this. We aa kept clappi
y “we winna hurt ye,” but at this pynt nane o us expectit
3 matches

Uri, Antonia Fit tae dae aboot obesity?, (Mak Forrit 2018) Doric - Aberdeen, blog
n, a haundfu o trolls pop up (at least hauf o them wi eggs for
an gang on a diet.” Nou, ’at’s fit got me rile’t up. T
lee aither. Tae really pit ’at statistic intae perspective,
e gym tae dae an oor o cardio at 5am ivery mornin. But, dinna
gym efter becomin injure’t at wark, or in a caur accident.
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Uri, Antonia Widney’s Fuil, (Mak Forrit 2017) Doric - Aberdeen, blog
, cam an aafu big chairacter. At first glance, Langside is jui
at the placie exists. But, ‘at disna mean that great things,
t that he wisna really a fuil at aa. Aye, he wis a chiel wi a
in ma seiven year o education at Langside Primary Scuil, whilk
s name even mentiont. Nou, ‘at means that there’s a hale g
5 matches

Thoumire, Elizabeth Deid huddies an the Moray Eel, (Bella Caledonia 2018) Lallans - Edinburgh, blog
rtant politically, but luikit at fae London an in the big Brex
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Thoumire, Elizabeth For the fat romantics, (Bella Caledonia 2018) Lallans - Edinburgh, blog
the adults population stauns at a min-bogglin 65%. This has i
the furst order. Nae staunin at the till in this howff!
gin they stert daein catering at funerals. As we’re lowered
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Holton, Brian An Owresetter’s Tale, (Bella Caledonia 2015) Lallans - Galashiels, blog
A wis born at 11.45 a.m. on Monday the 11th
hers, in the Cottage Hospital at Netherdale in Galashiels, whi
, the youngest son o a faimly at flittit frae Waterford ti Liv
t frae Waterford ti Liverpool at the en o the Furst Warld War;
Latin and Greek he’d leirit at the seminary; eftir his medic
22 matches

Fitt, Matthew Fae Mooth tae Page, (Bella Caledonia 2016) Lallans, blog
We here at the Scots bittie o Bella Cale
learn how tae write in Scots at the schuil. Mibbe ye learned
same as a lot o ma generation at the schule – the confusion,
eltin, the anxiety. It led me at first tae hate masel for spea
age real tae me. Folk telt me at ivry step whit I wis daein wi
6 matches

Campbell, Karen Gie it laldy, (Bella Caledonia 2016) Lallans - Glasgow, blog
d A mind that, fir ma Highers at the schule, A’d a wheen o p
wi ma editor, when A startit at the book scrievin and she’d
n back tae echoes, tae gazing at wir navels and shouting at th
wir navels and shouting at the backs o ither fowk’s he
e, step oot o wirsels an luik at how the wurld sees us. Wir me
5 matches

Murdoch, Steve Schrödinger’s Leid?, (Bella Caledonia 2016) Doric - St Andrews, blog
lish, fowk aft tak the notion at Scots maun be English “ill-
Saville wes ane o the chiels at owersett the King James versi
iers – lately haudin forrit at nae sic a leid exists.
authority they’ve adjudged at it disnae exist. “Nobody sp
he results o ma darg gied oot at somewey near twa million fowk
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Hershaw, William The Retour O The Grey Airmy, (Bella Caledonia 2016) Lallans, blog
dnae fash theirsels by luikan at the daeins o the Yellae Tory:
i Hughes, a biology professor at Montana University says “El
wolves are aye thrang, nippin at their cooties and moving them
icht , by mistake, tak a lowp at and a bite oot o a innocent g
4 matches

Hall, Simon W. No the Six o Clock News, (Bella Caledonia 2016) Orkney, blog
The original broadcasters at BBC Radio Orkney and BBC Radi
rd or Countryfile? I widna be at aal offended if denser Scots
ding and appreciation o Scots at the top levels, and a lack o
could teach their colleagues at Pacific Quay twarthree salien
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Handy, Robbie Forked Tongues, (Bella Caledonia 2016) Lallans, blog
ce that is distinctly Celtic. At hame, Ah try tae speak as muc
ught Ah wis Russian or German at first, an lots o them didnae
y regarded by some as British at that point, that disnae get u
try by the bye: have a gander at their website here :
system o privilege in Jamaica at a time when it was also a sec
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Hodgart, John Scots Language Act: Oor weans hae richt tae see mither tung respectit, (The National 2021) Lallans - North Ayrshire, newspaper
h success it has tae be said, at least up tae noo.
Scots isnae “bad” English at aw, but “guid” Scots, an
ttish Government, if it cares at aw aboot Scots an linguistic
At the same time, the SG really
4 matches

Reynolds, Charlie Krisamas time is draa’in near, (Ullans Speakers Association 2011) Ulster - Coleraine, prose
imes that wae ir gane through at tha minute, A think oul Santa
intae a preacher but A think at Krisamas noo-a-deys, wae hae
2 matches

Reynolds, Charlie Tha demise o oor ain tongue, (North Antrim Speak 2010) Ulster - Coleraine, blog
nae rale effort bae tha yins at tha heid o things tae taak is
1 matches

Reynolds, Charlie Tak pride in yer ain tongue, (North Antrim Speak 2009) Ulster - Coleraine, blog
lace, becaase jest taak a luk at onythin thats dane in tha nam
1 matches

Harper, Emma Promoting the Scots Leid, (The Scottish Parliament 2021) Lallans - Stranraer, government
courages futur MSPs tae ettle at heizin up the leid's profile
nciple tae the idea o looking at legislative muives fir tae pr
2 matches

Irvine, Chloe Untitled Poem, (The Scotsman 2021) Shetland - Whalsay, poetry
ana dyit a takawa whar I bide at nuyt,
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Hall, Simon W. Crackan the troughs, (Brisk Northerly 2021) Orkney, blog
so, keepan up wae the tractor at twenty mile an hour, and no a
twenty mile an hour, and no at aal oot o place in crisp, geo
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Fairnie, Robert Scots Tung WITTINS Nummer 147, (self-published 2006) Lallans, newspaper
alcome the consaits o onybody at ony stage richt up tae that t
Ye can e-mail thaim at:-
s or if they hae nae abeility at aw in thaim.
at didnae awn tae speak Scots at aw, giein a wrang ootcome tae
in interestit in takin a turn at hostin the competition someti
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Fairnie, Robert Scots Tung WITTINS Nummer 149, (self-published 2006) Lallans, newspaper
e thae fowk still hing on tae at the soond o thair ain languag
s o WW2, Wullie wis that guid at daein his bit for the war eff
t that the twa high heid-yins at D C Thomson wis pitten on tae
wi The Broons in 1936, it wis at a time when the warst effects
n language beltit oot o thaim at the schuil if they daured tae
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King, Angeline Untitled, (twitter 2021) Ulster - Larne, poetry
er stuck for a yarn frae folk at the front deur and when ma ce
1 matches

Bennett, Peter Liberties (Part Two), (ABCTales.com 2021) Lallans - Glasgow, prose
in, openin the door, slightly at first, till he’s satisfied
y bothers wae it, he’s just at the noise up.’ ah sais.
me ay the boays ur jumpin oot at the Gorbals an walkin oer the
re fae an that; whereaboots at Parkheid we usually sit when
too long the bus is stoappin at the Gorbals, pullin intae a s
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Bennett, Peter Liberties (Part One), (ABCTales.com 2021) Lallans - Glasgow, prose
buzzin them intae the buildin at the intercom. The jinglin ay
r fur a drink last night doon at that San Myle in Tollcroass.
We’ll go six points clear at the tap ay the table if we be
hance tae go six points clear at the tap ay the table, beatin
able, beatin the currant buns at their grun in an unprecedente
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Bennett, Peter The Sacrificial Doo, (ABCTales.com 2021) Lallans - Glasgow, prose
in newspapers, their attempts at clandestine loiterin servin o
arty ah’d nae business bein at in the first place, full ay f
windaes ay the buses lined up at the traffic lights ur clouded
door fur me!’ ah shout oer at him but he just stoats oot an
s, glakit lookin cunt. Lookin at him though, it’s aboot the
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Meikle, William Overheard in a Cemetery, (ABCTales.com 2021) Lallans - Ayrshire, prose
ngs, jist tae staun' and look at ye.
Would ye look at this - a grown man wi' water
Ah never even shed a tear at ma mither's funeral - no a s
e and white tammy on, bawlin' at
look at him noo' - cannae even be bo
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Bennett, Peter Clyde Built, (ABCTales.com 2021) Lallans - Glasgow, prose
knocks, like the bloody polis at yer door, so it is. ‘Open u
‘Ssshh.’ he sais, pullin at me. ‘Get back here oot the
we’ve hud the gither; times at work at the Forge, an the shi
work at the Forge, an the shipyerds e
p pals. We stood side by side at the Clydeside work-in in nine
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Bennett, Peter Sharks, (ABCTales.com 2021) Lallans - Glasgow, prose
’s no like him; no like him at aw.
re, right enough. Just starin at the tellie, only there’s no
intae the pointed mortar gap at the tap ay the brick, ma left
tae catch a breath, ah stare at the low sheet ay clouds flung
!’ ah sais, starin, aghast, at the mould gethered in the bot
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Bennett, Peter The Party ay the Year (Part Two), (ABCTales.com 2021) Lallans - Glasgow, prose
haudin the wee bag up, lookin at it, accusingly like he’s a
whit ah’m hearin an lookin at Pearcey who’s dain his best
s up, suddenly. McShane looks at Scanlon an they smile. ‘It
wae their ain gravity pullin at me, an he stares right intae
e get para that ah’m starin at him, or mare precisely, the w
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Bennett, Peter The Party ay the Year (Part One), (ABCTales.com 2021) Lallans - Glasgow, prose
ial light fae the street back at me fae the fitwell ay the tax
kin tae another ay the wummin at the table.
now that.’ she sais, starin at me intently. ‘Ah don’t kn
ressin the rest ay the wummin at the table. ‘He fell in the
t ah mean? It wis comin right at me.’ ah sais, painfully awa
8 matches

Bennett, Peter Carpe Diem, (ABCTales.com 2021) Lallans - Glasgow, prose
Oliver Twist’s dug, growlin at me fae the first landin.
At the next landin the interior
through the shuttered windae at the next flair up.
McNulty laughs at me, frozen as ah am tae the s
pudence immediately. He looks at me, that gammy gless eye putt
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Bennett, Peter Just Another Minute, (ABCTales.com 2021) Lallans - Glasgow, prose
that passes through balconies at each flair, The curved balcon
h the open doors tae the rear at the hall, worn doon in the mi
oom aff the main ward, noddin at the nurse who’s sittin at t
the nurse who’s sittin at the desk further alang the wa
ation that she’s still here at aw.
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Bennett, Peter The Guru an Zander, (ABCTales.com 2021) Lallans - Glasgow, prose
this fuckin Archie cunt again at his gaff, a flat just aff Kil
rawl. Ah’ve seen him leerin at some ay the wee burds that co
are money than sense appearin at his door aw day, every day, w
stained gless windaes meet ye at the landins oan the waiy up t
ah’ve been. Ah nod an smile at her an she gestures fur me ta
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Bennett, Peter The Bothy (Part Two), (ABCTales.com 2021) Lallans - Glasgow, prose
pties intae the first gairden at haun ya mad bastart.’ ah sa
a noise somewhere in the mist at a higher point ay elevation.
ornin dew. It sucks an slurps at ma admittedly entirely unsuit
e lower reaches ay a mountain at hauf six in the mornin wae on
ts ears prick up an it stares at me, forlornly, wae its big wi
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Bennett, Peter The Bothy (Part One), (ABCTales.com 2021) Lallans - Glasgow, prose
When we get aff the train at Crianlarich the rain’s stoa
We turn the corner at the bottom ay the road ootsid
nkin.’ Pearcey sais, lookin at me in shared concern.
openly express awe an wonder at that in life which elicit suc
Tae openly express wonderment at such things, is tae invite ri
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Bennett, Peter The Bools, (ABCTales.com 2021) Lallans - Glasgow, prose
anged tae meet Tam doon there at three o’cloack.
ody laughin, they ur. Laughin at the social workers, an the le
a shame, this wis a nice area at wan point.
sed tae see Tam awready there at the wee bar talkin tae auld A
ye need tae get oot an aboot at oor age, ye cannae lock yerse
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Bennett, Peter Graftin, (ABCTales.com 2020) Lallans - Glasgow, prose
t ay me; me the life gien sun at the centre ay it aw. Ah recko
the platform flair, lookin up at me, then back doon oan the fl
front of her. She looks again at me wae a burnin contempt an c
ectations ay ma maw an granda at the forefront ay ma thoughts.
cDade an Pearcey hud been oan at me tae fuck it off tae go sho
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Bennett, Peter McShane's Reprieve, (ABCTales.com 2020) Lallans - Glasgow, prose
Starin intently at the rear-view mirror, another
der - sell the right product at the right price an the market
n days, hud takin their toll. At wan point ah requested that t
Ah’d stoapped talkin at that point. In ma heid, ah’
were fuckin visibly deflated at the turn ay events, flingin t
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Bennett, Peter Rude Awakenings (Part two of two), (ABCTales.com 2020) Lallans - Glasgow, prose
tae spare. The security guard at the bottom ay the stairs look
oyle mate. Ma appointment’s at twenty tae. Cuttin it fine.
er the age ay fifty seems tae at the slightest bit ay physical
le!’ ah sais, this cunt’s at it man.
re here.’ he sais, pointin at a gap oan a list ay scored oo
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Bennett, Peter Rude Awakenings (Part one of two), (ABCTales.com 2020) Lallans - Glasgow, prose
She looks at me wae smoky, sultry eyes. Sh
up ma denims an flingin them at me. ‘Ah’m no runnin a hot
. . An another thing - look at the state ay this place! Ah
pals.’ she fires right back at me. ‘Everybody needs tae st
dy needs tae start somewhere, at least if yer workin, yer no w
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Bennett, Peter TA Hauf an a Hauf, (ABCTales.com 2020) Lallans - Glasgow, prose
it does in full summer bloom. At least the overgrown, frost co
wae the lower wans huvin wan at the front.
If you would just have a look at the brochure here I’m sure
airden’s very definition or at least that ay a livin plant,
oan each side an grasping oot at its opposite number in an att
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Bennett, Peter Park trife, (ABCTales.com 2020) Lallans - Glasgow, prose
e universal - whit ye lookin at me fur? - gesture. ‘Who ra
s bike. He only just goat it at Christmas there.’ he sais,
screwin his eyes up, growlin at me like its ma fuckin fault.
pulsion tae burst oot laughin at the stupit cunt.
entre ay gravity low, graspin at weeds an exposed tree roots t
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Grae, Emma Jimmy and his wee darlin Alexa, (unbound.com 2020) Lallans - Glasgow, prose
Ah sigh. At least wee Alexa always gies m
Ah look at the clock. It’s 1PM. Every
t fae ma broo and looked doon at ma hauns. Ah’d ma fair shar
Ah smiled at the thocht o Bettie. She alwa
,” ah said, pointin a rivet at him like a gun.
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Grae, Emma Dancin wi the Rhona, (unbound.com 2020) Lallans - Glasgow, prose
“Martin saw you at the Dog and Truck last night.
Bein buried at sea sounds like a nightmare,
At least the wean gat some digni
al health issues these days—at least, they’re supposed tae
“How do you feel at the prospect of going into wo
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Ulster Scots Agency Ulster Scots Census, (census.gov.uk 2021) Ulster, government
’ll need yer ingang code ‘at bes prentit oan tha biddin le
Fur yin, a heid-coont letter 'at shows 'at tha ingang code bes
shows 'at tha ingang code bes in tha mi
irins foarm in Ulstèr-Scotch at www.census.gov.uk/ni
irins foarm in Ulstèr-Scotch at www.census.gov.uk/ni
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Giles, Harry Josephine WHIT TAE WRITE NOU?, (https://harryjosephine.com/ 2015) Orkney, blog
registers first as a language at isno Standard Engliesh – aa
liesh – aa ye write chances at bean raed as bean a commentar
ause yir writan in a language at’s unner thraet – A’ll n
– A’ll no say diean, fir at’s unhelpfully fatalistic
language o haem, the language at means haem, the first thing y
26 matches

Tait, John M Lallans 60 - Da Odyssey (1-75), (Lallans Magazine 2002) Shetland, poetry
me, O Muse, o dat clooky man, at waandered
Da idders - dem at wis skyuggit sheer destructio
Da time at da gods wis laid up for his c
At Agamemnon's son, aert-kent Or
For dey say at 'Ill is fae da gods', bit hit
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Tait, John M Shaetlan is Daed - Lang live Dialect, (Shetland Dialect Conference 2004 2004) Shetland, prose
(Paper originally given at the Shetland dialect conferen
, dialects have no grammar or at best partial rules of grammar
. Hoosumever, hit seems ta me at, whitiver linguists micht mea
dis public concept o dialect at we hae ta wirk wi, caase if w
a, hit’s dat public concept at fock tinks at we mean. Whit i
127 matches

Giles, Harry Josephine The future of Scots, (https://www.opendemocracy.net/ 2015) Orkney, prose
Whit's it mean at Fiona Hylop, whan lenchan Cre
his aesy tong. Sae nae wunner at, whan sheu ran intae the Scot
creed's final lines – wirds at jummled archaisms, contempora
Tae me, hid's grand tae think at Scots'll mebbe yet fool the w
Mebbes hid means at ert mad i aa the kynds o Scot
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Stewart, Anna An Alien Feeling, (Scots Hoose 2019) Lallans, prose
n bed, looking oot the windae at it, how it moved wi the wind,
t when Ali had stayed in toon at Ray’s again, or so he’d s
k breath while he wis pulling at the lead, heading for this gl
he looked in pain, he looked at me fir help and I couldnae, I
rned up. It smelled o nothing at all and evaporated fae my fin
13 matches

Strachan, Shane Hoast, (Scots Hoose 2020) Doric, prose
shove her aff a double decker at high speed.
ute I wis aul enough tae bide at hame and look aifter masel wh
go, she won twa thoosan pound at the bingo. The next day a man
the coils dig intae ma back at funny angles every time I pit
pect o a stereotypical grunny at that age. Blue rinse. Glaisse
21 matches

Briggs, Susi Diva, (Scots Language Centre 2021) Lallans - Dumfries and Galloway, poetry
She screamed at me, “It’s din!”
Wi her haun at ma back, she whuspers, “Kee
Affen no at the richt times as deemed by
sh the patriarchy yin wee bit at a time.
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Grae, Emma Billy's Ghost Dug, (liarsleague.com 2021) Lallans - Glasgow, prose
. Ah’ve become an auld haun at usin the Google durin lockdoo
Scottish duffer. Bids startin at wan pence.’
face in ma hauns and look up at the wall.
3 matches

Diansangu, Mae Doric, (Scots Hoose 2021) Doric, poetry
eddum an spit an stars. wirds at can fecht
hert. stories at stairted in yer grunny's
2 matches

Diansangu, Mae naebdy likes a clype, (Scots Hoose 2021) Doric, poetry
aye, she'd heard at een afore.
1 matches

Gibson, Darren Oor ain strange lan, (Ullans Magazine 2012) Ulster - Ards, poetry
An leaves iz noo at dailygan,
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Hume, David The Aldfreck Coalmining Disaster, (Ullans Magazine 2012) Ulster - Ballycarry, poetry
at diggin doon an plunnerin in t
at the odd bits o coal their eff
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Gibson, Darren Solace, (Ullans Magazine 2012) Ulster - Ards, poetry
Oor peace new-made wi him ’at sayed
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Thompson, Mark Address to a Nintendo DS, (Ullans Magazine 2012) Ulster - Ards, poetry
Cloddin fireballs at fowk
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Smyth, Anne I Corinthians 13, (Ullans Magazine 2012) Ulster, prose
Luive tholes at, an is couthie; luive disnae
Disnae be blythe at ill daeins, bot bes hert-gled
ill daeins, bot bes hert-gled at richt daeins.
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Rennie, Susan The Hoose o Haivers, (Itchy Coo 2002) Lallans, weans
dnymphs an seanymphs appeared at the goddess’s side.
She daured tae speir at the queen o the gods hersel.
, “the honour o the gods is at stake. Pluck for me the brich
iver seen. Afore sittin doon at her loom, she pit on her bron
ie o gods an goddesses sittin at Zeus’s feet, aw claithed in
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Rennie, Susan Kat an Doug on Planet Fankle, (Itchy Coo 2002) Lallans, weans
an astronaut?’ she speired at Doug, ettlin tae tie the skat
At the nixt wormhole intersectio
‘. . . is at the centre o a wormhole roond
The planet didna luik bonnie at aw! There were trees an flooe
!’ said Doug. ‘Wrang turn at the last wormsection. Hinna b
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Strachan, Shane Standing Stone, (northwordsnow.co.uk 2016) Doric, prose
land to the abandoned fields at the bottom o Mormond Hill, fi
kage, but fit wye would I tak at? Fit does a man in his sevent
ctor’s beeping fast. I howk at the grun, uprooting the earth
nots up in the same places as at ay does. I strike on my treas
d, on Facetiming ma pals late at night, the loons that bid jis
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Fairnie, Robert Scots Tung WITTINS Nummer 114, (self-published 2003) Lallans - Musselburgh, newspaper
in Europe taen a loup forrit at the abuin collogue (10/4/03)
y on alang the gate o teachin at least twa foreign leids tae t
in author, preferrin tae come at each stage o the development
Like Jimmy when he wis bored at the retreat an cuid only thin
Anne Marie says tae her Daddy at the beginnin o the novel, "..
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Fairnie, Robert Scots Tung WITTINS Nummer 115, (self-published 2003) Lallans - Musselburgh, newspaper
Scots Tung Quaich Steys at Campie
ation o prizes will tak place at 9am on Wednesday 25 Juin when
? (p.20) an in a cauld second at Bulovka (p.43)]
s is published bi Luath Press at £6.99. Matthew-Fitt's first
ublished bi Luath Press an aw at £10.99.
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Fairnie, Robert Scots Tung WITTINS Nummer 116, (self-published 2003) Lallans - Musselburgh, newspaper
ops the language frae existin at a level that allous it tae be
nursery nurses wis on strike at Campie Primary Schuil in the
. The forgaitherin wis hauden at denner-time on the day the Fi
mmer o MSPs that wad hiv been at the forgaitherin itherweys bu
suitable for thae jobs wisna at the forgaitherin.
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Fairnie, Robert Scots Tung WITTINS Nummer 117, (self-published 2003) Lallans - Musselburgh, newspaper
IT wis a busy day at the Honest Toun's Campie Prim
that Scots Tung haed designed at the request o the awners o th
the awners o the post office at Connonmills, in Auld Reekie,
The bairn that seen it rugged at his mither's airm, shoutin, "
"A didnae ken they selt dugs at this mercat."
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Fairnie, Robert Scots Tung WITTINS Nummer 119, (self-published 2003) Lallans - Musselburgh, newspaper
unseen warkers sees thairsels at wark."Maureen reinges wi feel
at the Palace up the Dee.
gret fun as it rollicks alang at a guid lick descrivin a spont
h Cultural Press. They're noo at Newbattle Abbey College, Newb
rae aw the airts, forgaithert at the Upper Greens in Auchter-m
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Fairnie, Robert Scots Tung WITTINS Nummer 176, (self-published 2008) Lallans - Musselburgh, newspaper
In the Udny Arms Hotel at Newburgh, no that faur frae t
At the stert o the service, a gu
crochet mats ye yaised to mak at the schuil oot o sindry bits
mat frae Scots Tung's wabsite at:-
's a wilderness they can feel at hame wi.
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Fairnie, Robert Scots Tung WITTINS Nummer 175, (self-published 2008) Lallans - Musselburgh, newspaper
first performed 30 year syne at the Traverse in Edinburgh's G
Boys, Phil shockingly lairns at the hinneren o the play that
growed up. As Spanky threaps at ane pynt, "Christ Almighty, l
pynt, "Christ Almighty, look at me ...I'm sixty two an' I'm g
rae 25 Aprile tae 24 Mey 2008 at the Traverse Theatre Edinburg
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Fairnie, Robert Scots Tung WITTINS Nummer 174, (self-published 2008) Lallans - Musselburgh, newspaper
ecessitat a 'Kiltie Glossary' at the hinneren o the program. T
that gey near stole the shaw at the clippin an slauchter scen
ilarious slaw motion reunitin at the hinneren o Rhona an Ramsa
the shaw's design can be seen at The Emperor's New Kilt page a
The Emperor's New Kilt page at www.nationaltheatrescotland.c
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Donovan, Anne Buddha Da - Chapter 1 Anne Marie, (Canongate 2009 ISBN: 978-1847673459) Lallans - Glasgow, prose
At first Ma thought it wis anoth
Ma wis staundin at the sink, soapy bubbles dripp
roond and spotted me, sittin at the table, daein ma hamework
otten ah wis there. He winked at me.
At first bein a Buddhist didnae
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Farrow, Kenneth D. Lallans 59 - Editorial, (Lallans Magazine 2004) Lallans, newspaper
r it is the message is ettlin at. This is a new kind o mainers
textin? I am sauf frae that, at laest, sen I haena fashed mas
Scots for offeicial purposes at aa, sen the language uised fo
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Vettese, Raymond Lallans 59 - Raymond Vettese : nineteen poems, (Lallans Magazine 2004) Lallans - Montrose, poetry
at whit’d cheenged, whit death
the gloamin emptiness at noon.
I looked at them and I smiled and I thoch
yet there he wis at his wark in the morn.
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Chalmers, Aimee Lallans 59 - Joukene Poukerie, (Lallans Magazine 2004) Lallans - Fife, prose
Ye stood at the door o the closie for a m
Ye yanked at the collar o yer coat that wa
t up a stick an pleutered awa at the weet sand. Ye cuid mak it
re was nae water. Ye squintit at his back, disappearin up the
wuid be a wee breeze catchin at yer claes...
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Connor, Charles P. Lallans 59 - The Queen’s Shull’n, (Lallans Magazine 2004) Lallans - Fife, prose
are in the national rejoicing at the forthcoming coronation of
Syne at lowsin, the weans aw gat lett
a soor dook face an layed aff at thaim aboot shawin the richt
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Johnson, Mary Lallans 59 - Kieran an Aidan, (Lallans Magazine 2004) Doric - Aberdeenshire, prose
e. Qan an oan ey gid. Roustin at een anither an wadgin neives.
e daith o’s aa! He glowert at me an his broo wis bleck.
braes, squallachin an lachin. At e fit, we’d lie quate in ee
Kieran. Did aa then ill natur at his maakin gig intil him? Is
s fizog. If he keps me lookin at him, he cries me then names a
5 matches

Johnson, Mary Lallans 59 - Furst Time, (Lallans Magazine 2004) Doric - Aberdeenshire, prose
Awbdy wiz at it. Proved ye hid boattle. Ye
y. “We can nip in ahint yin at the first smell o danger.”
it if she comes back whin yir at the door ?“
YOU hunker doon in the bushes at the fit o the drive. A sneak
“Hide at the fit, like A telt ye.”
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Purdie, David C. Lallans 59 - Boswell’s Coort, (Lallans Magazine 2004) Lallans - Edinburgh, poetry
ablow raughters at haed yet the merks
ruifmemmers at haed gree’d,
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Purdie, David C. Lallans 59 - Sanct Hub’s, (Lallans Magazine 2004) Lallans - Edinburgh, poetry
ti fettle brucken louvres at wis lattin in wun an rain an
at cam streikin in throu the bru
at haed been luikin for a wey oo
s ... gin they’d gotten oot at the time,
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Purves, David Lallans 59 - Five Poems frae the Chinese o Po Chu-I, (Lallans Magazine 2004) Lallans - Selkirk, poetry
at the boddom o kists an presses
an at aince A hears a verse –
at the shortness o the day,
at the lang wearie oors.
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Fleemin, Sandy Lallans 59 - Bellin the Cat, (Lallans Magazine 2004) Lallans - Ormiston, prose
shop whan aabody leukit roond at her. Rhona wis uised tae turn
denner. Ae chiel’s glumshin at her partíclar that day, an e
in for a promotion, an leukin at mortgages.
them ben the hoose an pyntin at the fire alairms she’s been
er, an juist wags thair hauns at her.
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McClure, Derrick J. Lallans 59 - A Stot an a Cleg, (Lallans Magazine 2004) Lallans, prose
At lest, syne winnin whaur it gr
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Hutchison, Pat Sanners Gow's Tales and Folklore of the Buchan - The Clootie Dummmplin!, (Ayton Publishing 2017 ISBN: 978-1910601419) Doric - Banffshire, prose
r for Macduff Toon Cooncil up at the Myrus cemetary until he r
tired in 1935. They bade doon at the heed o Hutcheon street yo
They’d a fine yard at the back o the hoosie faar Jo
ava so she suggested he speir at his pal Ackers Lendrum if he
lootie dumplin. She’d speir at him ‘Wid ye be likin a daad
9 matches

Hutchison, Pat Mrs Clushet o Faaldydykes, (McStorytellers.com 2018) Doric - Banffshire, prose
re her athing wiz aaricht and at a haafcroon for ilka consulta
sk and sittin doon he speired at her fit ailed her the day?
, I’d better hae a wee look at yer een for starters.” He
daylicht penetrated the room at this time o day. He hid a loo
his time o day. He hid a look at her een wi his lenses for the
6 matches

Hutchison, Pat The Three Cannels, (McStorytellers.com 2017) Doric - Banffshire, prose
The aal fishermin stood at the heed o the cliffs lookin
heed o the cliffs lookin oot at the sea. He shuddered as the
body hid been there tae speir at him fit wye the watter wiz st
lay. He’d seen mony men die at sea in the Great War and it w
his kennin an saa him staanin at the heed o the cliffs lookin
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Hutchison, Pat Catty, (McStorytellers.com 2017) Doric - Banffshire, prose
ut Mabel hid managed tae work at the cooncil offices and look
ts and pittin on her slippers at the wee porch at the back doo
the wee porch at the back door.
e see her sittin on her cheer at the side o the fire.
nt wi slate flag on the fleer at the lum waa wiz the big Aga s
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The Mannie Fae Unco The Diary o a Feel at the Skweel, (unco.scot 2021) Doric, prose
ders or firin oor 25 pounders at the Jerry ships as they attem
dna get a row so very quickly at the threshold I'd close aa wa
epth-charges and only surface at playtime. Maistly that workit
he music room but much lower. At ae corner wiz a pile o fit lo
we. Then! Then! Then in deein at I uncovered a pile o British
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King, Angeline Weans o Latharna, (angelineking.com 2021) Ulster - Larne, weans
he Andrews’ schuil o dancin at the Town Hall. Ivery Saturday
s wile hard tae be on ma ain at dancin withoot stories birlin
t’s juist that ye winnae be at St. Joseph’s wi Harry onyma
Jenny was on the simmer seat at the front o her hoose, her le
tae their bikes. An ah leuked at Jenny wi her freckled face an
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Hutchison, Pat Bulletbroo, (McStorytellers.com 2017) Doric - Banffshire, prose
mornin fin the bairn wiz born at Crichie. It hid been a fair c
the mid-wife hid been glentin at eenanither wi panic in their
that!” The doctor grumphed at her sayin, “It’s better p
m tae his mither. It wiz love at first sight. She bosied him a
ooie” and sometimes “Look at the boy’s broo!”
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McKillop, Roger The Appin Murderer, (McStorytellers.com 2016) Lallans - Edinburgh, prose
me get ye oot o’ this cage. At last, they hae let us tak’
as laird. We could get a shot at him on the track at Lettermor
him on the track at Lettermore. “We?” Aye rig
it? It’s fine tae be a hero at the erse o’ the bottle! We
guid distance awa, no’ yet at the bend in the track. A coul
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Philips, Cally Wha's feart o' the library?, (McStorytellers.com 2016) Doric - Turriff, prose
ae be Christopher Plummer, or at least a professional fitba’
s quite a sma’ child e’en at twelve – ah pit a growth sp
Hare Krishna, ah cun tell ye. At twelve years auld ah’d hud
e tak’ mair time as bein’ at the library. She pointed oot
h didnae want tae be in there at a’. Aye, roon then, ah wis
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Muir, Glenn David of Seafield, (McStorytellers.com 2016) Lallans - Linlithgow, prose
our. We lived in the Tenement at Stewart Avenue in Lithgie acr
Park. We were the middle flat at the east end o the building o
There wid be a chap at the door, Faither or Mither w
e ither yorkie hadnae snapped at me jealously.
n and appeared tae be smiling at him in an appealing manner. H
9 matches

Muir, Glenn The Bruce Triumphant, (McStorytellers.com 2015) Lallans - Linlithgow, poetry
A dozen corpses at his feet
An' on him no a scratch at a'
So there ye are, the truth at last
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Muir, Glenn Pet-gilante, (McStorytellers.com 2015) Lallans - Linlithgow, prose
they were meant to be aboot, at first. At first people assume
first. At first people assumed it was s
she could be quite the psycho at times. Luckily for us, naebod
tal sections were melted doon at the scrapyaird whaur Wee Shoo
a bit o defiance and bravado at first.
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Muir, Glenn The Truth Will Out, (McStorytellers.com 2015) Lallans - Linlithgow, prose
g time, so I suggested we sat at a table instead o standing at
a table instead o standing at the bar.
g inaudible as we took a seat at yin o the wee rustic tables n
ither withoot inserting a lee at some point. Senga the patholo
At this point, I says tae Gus,
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Muir, Glenn Lion Rampant, (McStorytellers.com 2016) Lallans - Linlithgow, prose
ll bloodit roar and chairged. At this point twinty or sae hyen
“Shug at yer service, lately o the Swa
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Muir, Glenn Al Fresco, (McStorytellers.com 2016) Lallans - Linlithgow, prose
nt that he wis English, which at the time I considered tae be
sed the whittret awa, lashing at it wildly. I suppose it proba
ly close, jist owre the road. At last Faither arose and the tw
ning reels attached and hooks at the business end. So far so g
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Muir, Glenn Ozsome, (McStorytellers.com 2016) Lallans - Linlithgow, prose
They had been at Poll Tax Hoose tae pey her au
t her that she wisnae a witch at aa.
hy kenned this jist by luikin at him (onie yin wha luiked sae
aipple tree wisnae likin this at aa and slapped her haun awa.
At this pynt the tree stertit ta
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Muir, Glenn Sport!, (McStorytellers.com 2016) Lallans - Linlithgow, prose
a Scotland v Austria freendly at Hampden. Austria spat the dum
mpden. Austria spat the dummy at 4:1 and walked aff the pitch,
ugh a supporting Celtic phase at the time and “The Bairns”
Kings and wis suin an expert at reading the form. She wis qui
s annoyance as he wis shite at picking winners. On yin occas
8 matches

Geraghty, Martin A Bad Sport, (ABCTales.com 2021) Lallans - Glasgow, prose
ard. A cannae stope starin’ at the fancy bag ma parents’ b
A hit a total riddy at the sight ae a wummin wi enor
‘Ooft…wid yi look at that,’ he says, winkin’ a
d ae behaviour fae characters at the local municipal – no a
A switch ma moby aff when am at the course. Wit is it?’
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Geraghty, Martin The Pusher, (TheCommonBreath.com 2020) Lallans - Glasgow, prose
appease mae wae throwin dough at it. It’s aw superficial. Ma
The December wind stabs at the lungs ae sober men daft e
Two black gloves push at the back ae the drunk.
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Geraghty, Martin 378, (TheCommonBreath.com 2020) Lallans - Glasgow, prose
ke Da, rattlin’ on the door at this time. Wit is it?’
os they prefer peckin’ away at ma fuckin’ brain. Peck peck
his last week anaw. Showed up at seven rattlin’ on about doo
He frowns at the boy. Fair enough. Project
At the door, he stretches to rub
5 matches

McKillop, Roger The Flemings o’ Dalnoid, (McStorytellers.com 2016) Lallans - Edinburgh, poetry
It was composed in the shower at Dalnoid, durin' a ski-weekend
i-in', for a richt guid meal, at very reasonable prices. Ma wa
ind when oor coach broke doon at Glenshee ski centre an' we di
It blooms at Dalnoid,
t really pleased her. We were at Dalnoid for a ski-ing weekend
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McKillop, Roger Uprisin' an' Doonfa', (McStorytellers.com 2016) Lallans - Edinburgh, poetry
ks. They had tae aim straight at us, sae mony ba’s flew high
annae say A blamed them! When at last Lord Murray an’ the Cl
followin’ up the victory at Falkirk, tae lay siege tae Fo
Clan o’ Cats, must hae been at the back o’ the queue when
yin’ us withoot mercy, then at aboot 60 paces the Redcoats f
8 matches

McKillop, Roger Challengin' Times, (McStorytellers.com 2015) Lallans - Edinburgh, poetry
d split the group an’ A wis at the top o’ the hill, when a
oot tae ski doon this run.” At once she bristled, “Scott s
ents were startin’ tae moan at her as weel. “Besides those
er boots back on!” A looked at her an’ asked if she though
e Ootdoors again!” A looked at him, A’d had them frae the
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McKillop, Roger The Staff, (McStorytellers.com 2015) Lallans - Edinburgh, prose
the wool techno-phobe, looked at him wi’ disdain, “Yer oot
, “Ach Scott, it's the guys at the back, they said yer gain
Orienteerin’ wi’ a class at Cathkin Braes. He wis stan’
Noo at ma verra zenith,
Here, at last, we fun’ him,
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McKillop, Roger The Builders, (McStorytellers.com 2015) Lallans - Edinburgh, prose
d an auld Blaise hockey pitch at College, bit students wereni
ni’ allowed tae play oan it at lunchtime,’cause gin they f
ll tae pay! Barney wid appear at ma door at 12:15 every luncht
ma door at 12:15 every lunchtime. “Can
day then!” There wis a chap at the door an’ there wis oor
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McKillop, Roger Educational (Mis)Communication, (McStorytellers.com 2015) Lallans - Edinburgh, prose
The quiet words at secret whiles,
oot me no’ bein’ any guid at sellin’ booze, well that's
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McKillop, Roger Wee Roge Boobs, (McStorytellers.com 2015) Lallans - Edinburgh, prose
were you playin’ Badminton at lunch time?” “Well A had
had a game o’ mixed doubles at the beginnin’ but A’ve no
is tae yer Blood pressure?” At which Carol got up, ca’ him
me A realised A wis lookin’ at a pair o’ young teenage unf
ostume.” She looked blankly at me an’ asked, “Eh? Whit d
6 matches

McKillop, Roger Ma Heroes o' Sport, (McStorytellers.com 2015) Lallans - Edinburgh, prose
suggested that that could be at the furst game at Murrayfield
the furst game at Murrayfield in the new millen
ch he lost an eye. On arrival at the changin’ room fir the f
onal efter the war, he looked at 14 bedecked pegs, on enquirin
ter Bill’s last commentary, at the Melrose Sevens. Durin’
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McKillop, Roger Ma Heroes o' Music, (McStorytellers.com 2015) Lallans - Edinburgh, prose
urgh Grammer, on ma furst day at Secondary school. We were aw
of Scotland passionately sung at Murrayfield when Scotland bea
ral attention when the crowds at Hampden durin’ the auld Hom
Oor Nation's course, at last, was drawn,
Wi' frien's at hand,
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Philips, Cally Gonnae No Dae That, (McStorytellers.com 2017) Doric - Turriff, prose
if we cannae even stand prood at the ballot box and tak’ whi
k we stond aside in the queue at Tesco, or Aldi or Lidls. Fowk
If ah gang oan social media, at least. Ah’m telt that we ar
ve o’ course) an whiles yer at it, gonnae tell us hoo we nee
But he yased the word leid, at least,’ a comment comes in.
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Philips, Cally Jings, crivens, help ma Boab, it’s independence!, (McStorytellers.com 2013) Doric - Turriff, prose
. So we wis polite. We lookit at the album. And jings, crivens
irlfriend?’ Ah hud tae look at that.
some way, he actually is, or at least is representative of a
s we’ll a’ see a hunner at least. Bit will we want tae i
studied politics or some such at University. Aye, it disnae su
9 matches

Hutchison, Pat Bob the Dog fae the Bog, (McStorytellers.com 2017) Doric - Banffshire, prose
t inaboot tae the skweelhoose at Bogsoakin an speired o the wo
the pipes that he’d played at the takin o Beaumont-Hamel in
eat War. A crack hid appeared at the shank o the big drone so
aal Pipe Major tae hae a look at. Jeemicky wiz a richt grand p
grand player an wiz tae play at the Turra show in a month’s
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Hutchison, Pat Tarrarra boomby ae, This is my dying day, (McStorytellers.com 2017) Doric - Banffshire, prose
nd usually they vomited bleed at the end. He lay gaspin as wav
the end he teen a closer look at his ain teemins and saw it wi
Jerrie machine-guns were set at twenty one inches abeen the g
h his guts. Een o them looked at the wound and put on a huge f
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Hutchison, Pat The Tabby Sooker, (McStorytellers.com 2017) Doric - Banffshire, prose
ot sayin tae my pals, ‘Look at me, I’m a mannie!’ Noo th
At his suggestion I wint tae a s
ion. Aabody burst oot laachin at ma and shoutin ‘Tabby Sooke
treet. My knees gave a buckle at the sight as I imagined aitin
ise it wi the local councilor at the very next opportunity. Go
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Hutchison, Pat Angels Ten, (McStorytellers.com 2016) Doric - Banffshire, prose
ign sayin there wiz a carboot at the Tesco car park. I drew in
o. I’d a raik aboot lookin at the books but they were maist
nose!” I wiz gye surprised at this because she didna ken me
t laugh tae hersel. I speired at her foo muckle she’d nott f
eat o her car. He wiz glowrin at ma wi an angry face. A wee bi
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Hutchison, Pat If I Catch Ye I'll Eat Ye, (McStorytellers.com 2016) Doric - Banffshire, prose
Noo the quines teen flegg at this an set up an affa skirli
o Wully hid stood in the line at Waterloo wi the Gordons and m
vil again. He'd deen it eence at Waterloo so he could surely d
he could surely dee it again at Tarlair. But the quines set u
At last they reached the Wall Ho
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Hutchison, Pat The Stones That Turned, (McStorytellers.com 2016) Doric - Banffshire, prose
Aal Mary MacDonald sat at the cheek o the fire an gave
he hid in her hand as she sat at her noo oot fire shiverin wi
1845. Her only bairn hid died at the age o twenty-one far far
the last time she’d saw him at the jile in Banff, that hid b
awa tae the army. Mary sobbed at the memory but nae tears came
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Hutchison, Pat The Seven Coins o Kineddart, (McStorytellers.com 2016) Doric - Banffshire, prose
eddart. She was only fourteen at the time but it was much aboo
in some of the many windows. At least somebody wiz up and abo
place she'd be working in for at least a year. She had never b
e thought. And fin she looked at the tight cruel face with bla
addressed as Mistress Gordon at all times! Do you understand?
51 matches

Purves, David C. Jade Lute, (SCOTS Corpus 2003) Southern - Selkirk, poetry
16. A Fluit at Loyang: Li Po (701-762)
37. A Dauner at Nicht: Lu Yu (1125-1209)
46. At Hame in the Clachan: do.
Ah gae an goave at the ootlin sterns,
At the Simmer’s end we rowe do
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Rodger, Matt The Borth’ick Waitter, (SCOTS Corpus 2003) Southern - Roxburgh, prose
buit: an oo’ve hed eneuch o at n’ i Scotland, owre the lai
bot masel, A daur tae weird; at the tyme micht naw bei sae fe
‘Scotts Tung’ Wab Steids, at keep bein addit til on the In
ar on place naems an the fock at A kent up yonder; whan A wur
e names an backins (addresses at ir nae mair nouadays than ae
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Hodgart, John A Catalogue o Sair Neglect, (Bella Calledonia 2016) Lallans - North Ayrshire, blog
As the weans stert back at the schuil, Ayrshire dominie
eety wattergaw or mibbie nane at aw, a case o blink an ye’d
, wi a few notable exceptions at local authority level, such a
However there wis at least ane ambitious attempt t
produced by Robbie Robertson at the SCCC an his squad o helpe
6 matches

Penny, Len Toast Tae The Daft Days, (Lidl 2020) Lallans, poetry
e tae work a shift, tae those at home alone,
made alang the wat, and kept at ony cost
2 matches

Scots Language Center Crackin aboot politics, (Scots Language Centre 2020) Lallans, blog
e oor mous wad haes us ferlie at the fact.
in Europe, subjects that’s at the hert o the ongauin crack
ad mak a conquest o Scotland. At the hinnerend, Kirkcaldy held
anis the Weiris Maitland spak at length aboot the daurk an dru
eith. Until 1584 twa pairties at the Scots coort that wis for
22 matches

Donati, Colin Universal Declaration o Human Richts, (Scots Language Centre 2004) Lallans, government
ational or international law, at the time whan it wes
r the ane that wes applicable at the time
oot throu mairrage and at its upbrak.
rning. Learning shal be free, at least in the elementar and
2. Learning shal be airtit at the ful development o the hum
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Horsbroch, Dauvit The Embra Greement, (Scots Language Centre 2012) Lallans, government
l awbody, informed wi speirin at thaim that kens aboot sic mai
is grundit on – that ettles at fairness – shuid haud guid
referendum can be held at ony time afore the end o 2014
crack aboot hoo best tae win at this.
maun speir at the Commission anent Election
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McClurg, Fernando Indytwa?, (The Sair Fecht 2016) Lallans, blog
ly, messages aboot govrenance at different levels, there haes
1 matches

Sneddon, Alison Whit dae ye want “British vailues” tae mean?, (The Sair Fecht 2016) Lallans, blog
ideology is ane that Britain at the ae time maks claim til, a
ldin on oor doorstap, an grue at the European “imposition”
2 matches

Seth-Smith, Niki Chynge o sum kind is comin either wey, but a vote tae leave wad empooer Europe’s faur richt, (The Sair Fecht 2016) Lallans, blog
n waste o life an howp caused at the haunds o the EU, like I s
a an politicians are strainin at the leash tae stoke the fires
e EU, there are monie factors at play: it’s impossible tae s
3 matches

Davidson, Alistair The Mitterand Plan, (The Sair Fecht 2016) Lallans, blog
rn, an leaves jist as quickly at the first sign o tribble. Thu
hat aye exists i Scandinavia. At a UK level, even thon is impo
e pursue European integration at aw costs.
e very rich man there must be at least five hundred poor … I
4 matches

McClurg, Fernando Scots, the Electoral Commission an the language community, (The Sair Fecht 2016) Lallans, blog
leukkin ye tae pit in yer vóat anent yin speirin. Fur this r
ts version taks a muckle lowp at Ausbau – an sum o the reaso
2 matches

Young, Clive Creative Scotland an the sowl o Scots, (The Sair Fecht 2016) Lallans, blog
ses Scotland. See his wabsite at http://scotshaunbuik.co.uk an
aboot. Lat’s tak oor freens at Creative Scotland as a exampl
tae mean there nae stannerts at aw. But thon isna stricklie t
aks mair sense. The guid fowk at Creative Scotand arenae illit
defineetion o a language isna at aw the same as that o Scots l
6 matches

Puchowski, James Frae Norrowa ower the faem, (The Sair Fecht 2016) Lallans, blog
e leuk frae ma flet i Norrowa at hoo Scots politics haes devel
dence are gaein tae be haudit at Halyruid. Me, I’ll be sitti
me an whaur it is heidit, but at the ae time, it is a braid ki
3 matches

Durie, Nick The Best o the Baith o Thaim, (The Sair Fecht 2016) Lallans, blog
r tae kep onie criticism, and at the Kirk door o the nation fo
owerword, that they’d ramed at durin wir independence refere
e a collogue wi Ruth Davidson at a soiree ower at a freend’s
a soiree ower at a freend’s hoose. The dame
t tae wershly speir questions at her, tae she made her excuise
7 matches

McClurg, Fernando Weill, weill, weill, (The Sair Fecht 2016) Lallans, blog
ies nor onie pairty haes taen at a Halyruid election afore, an
breathes a wee souch o relief at haein jist missed oot on a ma
for this, yit anither skelpin at the haunds o the voters, gaes
nor they were a year syne or at the 2011 election, but there
mentarian i Fife. We’re noo at the stage whaur the notion o
7 matches

Widmann, Thomas The State o Denmark, (The Sair Fecht 2015) Lallans, blog
ction i Denmark. Thomas blogs at http://www.arcofprosperity.or
Lat’s first hae a wee leuk at the historie o the political
pairties gets; synethey leuks at the votes for ilka candidate
e that aither, she’ll speir at ane o the ither pairtie leade
4 matches

Mackintosh, Henrietta A Tale o Twa Leids: Gaelic, Scots an smoorin wi luve, (The Sair Fecht 2015) Lallans, blog
ir screivers seem tae be. But at the ae time, it is important
siccar are weel-meant efforts at biggin up thir leids. But the
meliness. An we ocht tae leuk at the reasons for yaisin an val
3 matches

McClurg, Fernando “Blood Upon the Grass” – merk twa?, (The Sair Fecht 2015) Lallans, blog
on Qatar in a friendly gemme at Easter Road. There’s naethi
1 matches

McClurg, Fernando Tae see oorsels as we see ithers, (The Sair Fecht 2015) Lallans, blog
est Thursday, I’ve sat doon at the computer tae try an screi
tish media micht leuk through at similar developments in inthe
. Imagine that we were leukin at Britain i the ae wey at that
Britain i the ae wey at that we leuk at, Hungary, say
that we leuk at, Hungary, say, or Romania. Ta
9 matches

McClurg, Fernando Votin isna Democracy. But..., (The Sair Fecht 2015) Lallans, blog
Ye’ve mibbie said thaim, or at onie rate thocht them yersel.
sproportionate saets – leuk at the raicent poll that gies th
t wey they sneered an snashed at RIC chappin doors an register
3 matches

Ewen, Allan Review: Saltire: Invasioun, (The Sair Fecht 2015) Lallans, blog
he bricht protagonist. Whiles at times illustration quality sl
issel could easily be sneered at by thame that criticise the y
2 matches

Neil, Gabriel The Green Pairty: Holyrood’s nixt opposition?, (The Sair Fecht 2015) Lallans, blog
t based i Dundee, taks a leuk at the prospecks for, an effecks
o, a strang Green performance at Holyrood nixt year. Ye can fo
ve seen this on the internet, at stalls an oot leafletin, it
an aw. Oor support disna stap at the pro-independence vote eit
hey say. In some weys, lookin at the polls, the General Electi
8 matches

McClurg, Fernando The Potemkin Pairty, (The Sair Fecht 2015) Lallans, blog
McClurg, Fernando taks a deek at the sterk difference atween t
n doonriver, an reassemble it at the nixt likely spot. The res
2 matches

McClurg, Fernando Review: O is for Hoolet, (The Sair Fecht 2015) Lallans, blog
t across – basically leukin at the different an unpredictabl
s a pretty comprehensive leuk at different, an complex, attitu
Hoolet haes aready haed a run at the Arches i Glesca, an feini
say aboot it – i Scots – at her ain wabsite: https://ishb
4 matches

McClurg, Fernando The Great Divide, (The Sair Fecht 2015) Lallans, blog
– aw this gies us a swatch at whit’s gaein on. We’ll no
But it’s wurthwhile leukin at the reactions, especially fra
vists shruggin their shooders at the Ashcroft poll an sayin
the SNP for a saufer shottie at a saet in Glesca. Chynged day
4 matches

Ewen, Allan The Blin Man an the Man Wha Couldna See, (The Sair Fecht 2015) Lallans, blog
andrewrbarr.com, an he tweets at https://twitter.com/andrewrba
1 matches

McClurg, Fernando Syriza, an the road aheid, (The Sair Fecht 2015) Lallans, blog
McClurg, Fernando taks a leuk at the Greek election, an whit m
o Sooth Americae. We’re no at that stage. Yit. But gin firs
ction o European politics – at least amang the stateless nat
m in Wales an England, we can at least hae a bloc that wull fe
4 matches

Ewen, Allan Pairt twa: Janus leuks aheid, (The Sair Fecht 2015) Lallans, blog
irticle by Allan Ewen, leukin at the potential for political a
y conveniences fir fowk. Whan at ane time fowk needed entertai
oose an mibbes even strauchle at times wi daily tasks. Hooanev
lationships wi ane anither an at times discuss important issue
up o cultural sel-confidence. At a time whan mainstream media
5 matches

Ewen, Allan Pairt Ane: Janus leuks back, (The Sair Fecht 2014) Lallans, blog
ot canvassin, the dowie gloom at the referendum pairty I wis a
the referendum pairty I wis at whan it became clear we’d b
howp efter the vote itsel… At anither level, I’ll aye min
s heidin up toon tae help oot at a stall, wi ma Yes tap on, an
er ma oxter. She wis staunnin at a bus stap, an I wis aboot ta
15 matches

Macdonald, Ileene Fit’s it aa aboot?, (The Sair Fecht 2014) Lallans, blog
e Indy Quines. She blogs ower at ileenemac.wordpress.com an is
ral pro-independence movement at has emerged i Scotland. The r
ence movement but I wid argue at much o the resurgence has bee
3 matches

McClurg, Fernando Thon Survation poll..., (The Sair Fecht 2014) Lallans, blog
ew o thaim. The SNP wull need at the skill an energy they can
1 matches

McClurg, Fernando The USA: Whit happened tae the Guid Guys?, (The Sair Fecht 2014) Lallans, blog
at its ain fowk, or the wurld at lairge, forget that this is w
lang. For noo, I can but leuk at the USA wi sadness at whit it
the USA wi sadness at whit it haes became, wi sadne
3 matches

Ewen, Allan Murphy’s Law, (The Sair Fecht 2014) Lallans, blog
get waur fir Scottish Labour at Holyrood, they hae. Jim Murph
abour vision wis hypociritcal at best an a straucht lee at war
best an a straucht lee at warst. Hooanever, Murphy has
sairiously can we tak Murphy at his wurd?
epresentin socialist ideology at Westminster. Hooanever, syne
5 matches

Ewen, Allan The “Auld Lang Syne” Paradox, (The Sair Fecht 2014) Lallans, blog
at speaks no ainlie tae Scots at hame an abraid, but tae Inter
nt. Haein flittit frae Gorgie at sax year auld tae the mair mi
ther something tae be sneered at on a daily basis or a gimmick
Still Game’s sell-oot shows at the SSE Hydro i Glesca clearl
process an disna hae tae stap at this hurdle.
5 matches

Bennett, Hazel Tha Near Cut, (Ullans Magazine 2001) Ulster, prose
toun.” Valerie taen a keek at Gerald at wusnae at her aise.
Gerald at wusnae at her aise. Wus thar a hint o a
awst. Tae meet in wi twa lads at a disco wusnae tha siccar thi
snae tha siccar thing tae dae at hit wus ten yeir syne. The ax
her in tha poliss. Hit wisnae at the wur narra nebbit agin a b
22 matches

Fenton, James The Lade, (Ullans Magazine 2001) Ulster, prose
he coarnmill an lintmill doon at Killagan. The lade, the leevi
r micht, we wun the sloosh up at the furst rin-aff intae the b
road an doon tae the big dam at the lintmill, the yin lang bi
3 matches

Gillen, Charlie Oot Here Mae Lane, (Words without Borders Magazine 2004) Ulster, prose
An' at the rut o' the dake somethin
At thirteen I wus hir't, it's gy
2 matches

Gibson, Darren Oul money, (Ullans Magazine 2013) Ulster, prose
e tha yins they uist tae uise at hame.
oins sterted wi a half croon, at sim folk caa’ed a half doll
2 matches

Spence, Laura Tha Thoarn Tree, (Ullans Magazine 2013) Ulster, prose
John leukked at tha roon Dan wus houlin. Tha
ane. John an Grace luk’t in at tha beece afore gaun tae bed,
The’ baith haed a guid lach at wee Dan sleepin throch it aa
tnin masel, A wudnae alloo ’at we’d haed sicna wile nicht
tha ex kep skitin’ aff it. At lang an lenth, John stuid bak
18 matches

Fairnie, Robert Scots Tung WITTINS Nummer 100, (self-published 2002) Lallans, newspaper
odit a "hansel" tae the Queen at the openin o the new Scots Pa
k onie kinna speech or writin at aw. They can be acceppit on p
audin words, haes onie ettles at aw tae dae ocht that wad real
aesna taen onie stieve action at aw tae forder Gaelic.
hair supper ae nicht, stopped at the loan-heid for a bit twa h
5 matches

Fairnie, Robert Scots Tung WITTINS Nummer 101, (self-published 2002) Lallans, newspaper
uage richts an a law lecturer at Glesca University, telt Eurol
rae thon hummle objeck. Here, at ae time, fawse notaries an pe
eitting was dailie de-tecktit at this time by the Lords o the
THE abuin shop is tae be fund at 24 Cou Wynd, Fawkirk. Reid Mo
in Britain, isna gien a mint at aw. Whit aboot thon Kashmiri
10 matches

Fairnie, Robert Scots Tung WITTINS Nummer 102, (self-published 2002) Lallans, newspaper
ane. It's title, "Auld Reekie at Yule", says it aw an shaws a
caird can bide the same an aw at 60p.
Auld Reekie at Yule
Ah gawped at him an him at me,
r, William Soutar, wis hauden at Auld Reekie's Hub on Seturday
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Fairnie, Robert Scots Tung WITTINS Nummer 105, (self-published 2002) Lallans, newspaper
old Scots" no bein a language at aw but aiblins juist a dialec
he Scots language an he shuid at the verra least gie his een a
erra least gie his een a keek at the Scots Government's "Scots
d". He shuid hae a keek an aw at the European Charter for Regi
roon haes a hinnermaist clout at Hugh MacDairmid an his, "A Dr
10 matches

Monahan Brown, Ricky Dùn Èideann, (The Scores 2020) Lallans, prose
een as he skelped throu space at six hunnert miles an hoor, hi
ce smilin aa crooked-lik back at him wis unremarkable. Eyes ha
in. Choppy broon herr, langer at the front. He poud doon his f
Hinodegiri. He hid a wee keek at them. The pink petals openin
Still an on, as he gazed at the flooers, a sense o grace
14 matches

Eunson, Catherine This Winter, (The Scores 2020) Lallans, poetry
And leuk at me! Stappit for a stretch
the rocks, at least they’re yeesed tae’
2 matches

Eunson, Catherine Freude, (The Scores 2020) Lallans, poetry
wis a happy day. But wi abody at the waddin
Flichts and twa nichts at the Maison Marguerite, bookit
There’s a box I’m starin at, stuck unner the wardrobe.
3 matches

Clark, Thomas Till Houletgless an the Soond o Money, (The Scores 2018) Lallans, prose
than want that Till steyed on at the hostel in St Andrews. The
Till said ane mornin, pointin at the bill, “Whit’s that fu
“An worth it at hauf the price – gin ah ive
he door. Weel, ah’ll bet ye at least whitiver ah’m gettin
ir wee practice oot o shoutin at scullery maids, cloutin the e
12 matches

Fairnie, Robert Scots Tung WITTINS Nummer 106, (self-published 2002) Lallans, newspaper
thaim onie learnin o English at aw. Her ain interpretation ma
lt the twa thoosand delegates at the collogue hou Scottish bai
place in W H Smith's stertin at 6.30pm. Colin will be haudin
day on Tuesday 10t. September at 7.15pm for 7.30pm in the Suru
e likes o Aiberdeen an Glesca at the verra least.
13 matches

Uri, Antonia Will virus crisis mean a fresh stairt for Scots produce?, (The National 2020) Doric, newspaper
ing that has cam fae England. At a time fan aathin is uncertai
1 matches

Uri, Antonia Here's the problem wi the trad wife muivement, (The National 2020) Doric, newspaper
f they div jist want tae bide at hame tae clean an cook maet a
e absolutely cannae be a bide-at-hame mam if ye want tae be. I
ler o the day, that warks oot at jist shy o £60,000. Nooadays
kitchen, an that we maun bide at hame aa day ivery day tae mak
nes fa choose nae tae be bide-at-hame wives hiv got tae deal w
8 matches

Uri, Antonia Flooery achievement for the Scots Government, (The National 2019) Doric, newspaper
hairges, isnae tae be sniffed at either. The list gangs on an
rely gaun extinct, ae species at a time. For the past forty 'e
Tae some fowk, wildflooers at the side o the road are naeth
3 matches

Heather, Alistair Tak tent o the Cabrach, (The Herald 2018) Lallans, newspaper
ke stuid keekin doon the road at us, wi a lang coorse beard bl
bunnet. I wis there tae speir at Jake aboot the Cabrach, the c
the hoose?” noddin the heid at the totty wee bothy ahint him
ays pyntin back owre the burn at a muckle Georgian pile that
screivit on the crumblin waas at Aldivalloch: dae something di
5 matches

Heather, Alistair Tartan Tourism nae mair, (The Herald 2018) Lallans, newspaper
en on the Silver Birks thrang at the roadside, the saumon loup
rpet. Ye can get yer messages at shops sic as Lamont Sporrans,
tioners, commissionin new, an at times unco wark. Ane sic body
appit-up in a thick jaicket o at times ancient nemmes, which d
idence local culture receives at bein heized-up an gien place
8 matches

Paterson, Stuart A. Breenge, (Scottish Poetry Library 2016) Lallans, poetry
dyke to lour at me, a fug of speugs
1 matches

Flett, Alison Harbour, (Scottish Poetry Library 2004) Orkney, poetry
at the endy thi peer
1 matches

Drennan, William Yin Tae A Hunner, (Ullans Press 2004) Ulster, poetry
A’ll coont ocht at ye a
But at saxty, seiventy an echty
At ninety an a hunner
3 matches

Gillen, Charles Whun A’ The Kye Had Names, (Ullans Press 2005) Ulster, poetry
the gate an’ danner’t on at his leisure up the trak’,
1 matches

Fenton, James A' it taks, (Ullans Press 2000) Ulster, poetry
at Doagh;
1 matches

Gillen, Charles Fifty Nine, (Ullans Press 2005) Ulster, poetry
Bed at six had seem’t like heaven,
1 matches

The Westender Loupin Salmon, (The Hawick Paper 2007) Southern, newspaper
Cauld A noticed folk standin' at the railings on the same side
e's no se much o' a waterfall at the bottom. The fish dinnae n
A mind when A was at the high schule, ee yaised ta
pe and intae the white witter at the bottom. Hei was drookit,
hin' salmon is on the Slitrig at the rocks juist afore the riv
7 matches

The Westender Ins and oots, (The Hawick Paper 2007) Southern, newspaper
oon and then juist es oo were at the check-oot, oo could hear
id they no own the Marina ana at yin time? In fact, there was
shops, so's ee could make eet at hame. Which wasnae a bad thin
3 matches

The Westender Mairchers did oor toon prood, (The Hawick Paper 2007) Southern, newspaper
ay was dwindlin'. Attendances at services got less and less ev
ade on Sunday and the service at the war memorial in the park
Some mairched, some gaithered at the War Memorial tae hear the
3 matches

Niven, Liz The New Mannie, (Canongate 2003) Southern, poetry
an at the labour the wife says she
ye cannae complain jist look at ma flat.
e washin's aw done. A've been at it aw night.
wi a new man at hame tae look efter the kid,
A'm needit at hame cos A'm a new mannie.
6 matches

McDonald, Hamish The Girnin Gates - Chapter 12, (Itchy Coo 2003) Southern, prose
Sunday Jimmie Deans turnt up at hauf five in the mornin an we
s wan set a Girnin Gates, an 'at wis at the auld entrance a Ga
wis at the auld entrance a Garscadde
d oantae the Stockiemuir Road at Baljaffray Croass.
frae the climb an looked doon at the
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McDonald, Hamish The Girnin Gates - Chapter 3, (Itchy Coo 2003) Southern, prose
t Ah wantit oot frae the womb at last. So Ah startit burrowin
"Keep prayin Sister! At least until the wean's heid a
Josephine no stepped forward at that very moment, she wid've
3 matches

Niven, Liz Burnin Whins, (Luath 2004) Southern, poetry
Ye set aff wi yer bagpipes at twentie,
er Brownie o Blednoch written at Borgue.
2 matches

Niven, Liz Stravaigin, (Luath 2001) Southern, poetry
At least here in Prague
Tourists at Auschwitz
2 matches

Mainland, Marlene Home Truths, (Orkney Heritage Society 2010) Orkney, poetry
Whaar's Granny at? Is shae ben?
1 matches

Harris, Jane Me Laand, (Orkney Heritage Society 2010) Orkney, poetry
Clewran at har hert?
1 matches

Peace, Courtney The 'Guid' Life, (Orkney Heritage Society 2010) Orkney, poetry
ya hoarsegowk, yar still oot at this time?
Scrapin at the walls, yin reek at six in
the walls, yin reek at six in the mornan,
3 matches

Hollinrake, Fran Flett Assipattle and the Mester Stoorworm, (Orkney Heritage Society 2010) Orkney, poetry
'A muckle monster, oot at sea – hid's craaled oot fae
1 matches

Towrie, David Wirkin' the Tang - a dialect tale, (Orkneyjar 2010) Orkney, prose
mercy for hid meed their wark at the banks aesier.
iled hid oot, an thinkin neen at hid.
Wirkin doon at the banks wis a lightsome pie
wha lived in thir neebourhood at the time.
y, whin the baith o' them wir at the banks, they fand a muckle
14 matches

Giles, Harry Josephine Slipan, Sweechan, (harryjosephine.com 2017) Orkney, prose
illy pyntit. The prinseepl is at ivree letir or letir paer ayw
The mor at fok meuv aroon, the mor fok a
fok meuv aroon, the mor fok at meuv aroon, the mor tungs we
tak on aspekts o the spaekan at’s aboot mee, wharivir A’m
s aboot mee, wharivir A’m at: sumtaims A sweech swithlee,
23 matches

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@doricphrases At pair o quines are dee'in an a(2019)
@LeftPeggers They could at least o hin em loaded wi 3/4"(2020)
care but Soul is feckin shit at the best o times.(2020)
hrases Christ min! Hid t look at een up. Nivver heard o "twa c(2018)
@DoricPhrases Twa. Een at Barra berries an een at Inver(2019)
and 10 other matches.

@alistairdunn tweeted in Lallans
fellow males disappoint me at times, after trying stuff oan(2014)
ve done better tae see it out at 2-1 up. defending set pieces (2016)
tch that shite, al fire abuse at them for 90mins if a want(2017)
lly struggling tae finish 2nd at this rate, we're that bad. 25(2017)
tting the washing machine oan at the wrong setting would cause(2014)
and 6 other matches.

@Cobradile94 tweeted in Lallans
ht me wan thing: A'm nae guid at daein aa o this on ma ain. A (2018)
'm back nou! Haed a braw time at Paris! Nou for reality tae hi(2018)
n Magic! A'll defo be gittin 'at, then!(2020)
ter A'm gaun'ae stairt uisin 'at hashtag whan a see somehin li(2020)
iveryb'dy haed a smashin time at the #ScotsLA! https://t.co/C3(2019)
and 18 other matches.

@DaibhidhABEB tweeted in Lallans
another hour o' Dougie starin at a revolving screen tryin tae (2021)

@DavidJWood2 tweeted in Lallans
2908 @JeanTelfer744 We looked at places to buy during lockdown(2020)
e bath, or getting hosed down at the back door. She could find(2020)
, bug you cannae expect a man at the coal face tae get bye on (2020)
o28744016 Maybe when I’m aff at Xmas ????(2020)
dbooth3 @atouchofsense My son at uni can’t even visit us. I c(2020)
and 9 other matches.

@_Erinboyle_ tweeted in Lallans
Bawlin my eyes at Bertie?? https://t.co/I1vexh5 (2019) twitter link
e. Well done to all the bhoys at @5kKano for a great night ?? (2021) twitter link
on "working class fitbaw fans at it again" comments are challe (2021) twitter link
you. Either way, I'm buzzing at the traction. Keep sharing aw (2021) twitter link

@gordimhor1 tweeted in Lallans

@ionafyfe tweeted in Lallans
fortrad is deein. Have a keek at @Historic_Ally’s Blether wi (2020)
@OorVyce See yis at i neist een!(2019)
o perform with Iona Fyfe Trio at @salaBBK on Sunday 8th March!(2020)
ae Scots Performer o the Year at the Scots Language Awards! ??(2020)
I’m GIY tricket tae perform at yon first Scots Language Awar(2019)
and 2 other matches.

@jack_capener tweeted in Lallans
@bryanmcneill3 Hae tae try at least the yince!(2019)
Hae a deek at this, @ScotNational(2018)
@LloydWatson1719 Hae a deek at the grassroots constitution-w(2019)
re's neist tae nowt bein dane at the moment fir Scots, but A h(2018)
492332 Dae it, an dinnae stap at jist the yin wird a day - st(2018)
and 1 other matches.

@jamieonkeys tweeted in Lallans

@jax6754 tweeted in Lallans
n and hearing @Scouting4Girls at this years Midstock. But sadl(2017)
y canae help masel wi bein up at 00.38 and aboot tae dae some (2015)
hope yir goin tae be up here at #Edfringe2016 tae!?? Hugggsss(2016)
i a wee reminder no tae shout at kids the day! xxx http://t.co(2015)
ns Wis unsure aboot yir beard at first, but a hae tae say its (2015)
and 60 other matches.

@MartyMacMurtrie tweeted in Lallans
uv experiences. It isnae easy at first. ahm sure that ye can a(2020)
ngeviking phenomenologogical? At foremaist, a huv gae tae unde(2020)
Look at that muckle gap! Hence, we ar(2020)
remember we bumped intae him at SJP! Cannae believe hoo small(2020)
Voices Burnham? Ma erse! Look at the fuckin’ muckle gap! He c(2020)
and 3 other matches.

@MizLiot tweeted in Lallans
e bother me. He’s jist upset at being called oot on his creep (2021) twitter link
O aw the hings tae get upset at a Scottish person for... scri (2021) twitter link
Nummer 10 an we’re greeting at this phony (2021) twitter link

@ricky_ballboy tweeted in Lallans

@ClashCityClarky tweeted in Lallans

@fourmenterian tweeted in Lallans
Someone just threw a frisbee at a polisman in Lenzie #ScotRio(2015)

@iainnicol tweeted in Lallans
lliams Best pun A hae groaned at the day.(2020)

@IshbelMcF tweeted in Lallans
ievin dey! The bairnie is oot at the Kibble Palace wi her pa. (2020)
e it in Kinross, but the kids at Beath High learned me it last(2019)
these relentlessly advertised at ye fir aboot fower year, yer (2020)
r @MicroSFFsco I'd no seen it at aw! Cheers fir the tip! Anith(2016)
y 29th October, 12:45-1:15pm, at the Portrait Gallery(2019)
and 3 other matches.

@MartinBroon tweeted in Lallans
this argument oan the Website at furst.Hame kit should be chan(2020)
the Name @clydefc IS @clydefc at any level,end of!Who the fvck(2020)
won,despite Oor best efforts at Hampden reception.Openin hou(2019)
Big barney efter aboot it,but at least yeez hud a laugh aboot (2019)
ow whits happen the day. A’m at wan end of the toon and @shee(2019)
and 6 other matches.

@mcfarlane_irene tweeted in Lallans
orHoolet that sterts the morn at 7pm. https://t.co/b9Ow6nDPdm(2016)
el @traversetheatre Husband's at the fitba. I'll be at the Tra(2019)

@rosa_alba_macd tweeted in Lallans
Ane o the airts I haud tae at present is the thocht that wh(2020)
ae test an bide alane 2 weeks at hame!(2020)
Snotters, hoast, barkin, bide at hame an get testit(2020)
wad like tae add forbye that at the end o the High St naist t(2020)
am, ane an a) ahind the scene at the parly abody is warkin fu (2020)
and 27 other matches.

@StuartPoet tweeted in Lallans
it wis cried a sparrow. Never at hame but, we were aw gey proo(2020)
ways get baukit when I get in at night. No more exotic to me t(2020)
ad @Historic_Ally Mony thanks at ye oor Billy, aye appreciatit(2020)
as aye an 'afters' drink back at his in Leamington Terr. Usual(2020)
tuency. Same wi @fincarson No at aw convinced bi yon sudden bl(2020)
and 36 other matches.

@SusiBriggs1 tweeted in Lallans
ye x we had a braw launch day at Moat Brae.(2019)
sayin that efter ye hae been at the pub...??(2019)
pster I'm gonna tell this yin at my Music Matters sessions. Ha(2019)

@WhenDidADidny tweeted in Lallans

@HarryJosieGiles tweeted in Orkney
er gonnae have to work harder at betrayal if u want tae be a b(2020)

@johnkmitchinson tweeted in Orkney
@molach95 No bad at aal!(2021)
d’s no cheust twa-three fock at think Pontefract’s in Wales.(2021)

@peediepuss tweeted in Orkney
a drain aside the road hints at roadkilled Whitemaa scavenged(2020)
still extant here on Westray at least. Perhaps just hanging o(2020)
ut First experimental attempt at reintroduction was I think 19(2020)
e miles tae be buggert, hid's at least 9 miles! (5 miles if ye(2020)
ries It's used in Orkney too, at least on North Ronaldsay.."Am(2020)
and 6 other matches.

@Angela1Sinclair tweeted in Lallans
@raiphsays Ah mind oan at tae.(2020)
@raiphsays Ah telt ye at naebidy likes wasps, no even (2020)
@raiphsays Tae look at ma bahookie? ?????? . They wi(2020)
@trangpang @raiphsays At looks lit thi place Bawjaws a(2020)

@billykayscot tweeted in Lallans
aff. The auld bloke thinks, “At ma age, Ah’ve nuthin tae los(2020)
At the same show, the Swiss wean(2020)
he coast of Zeeland, tweeting at Johnson, Cummings and the par(2020)
gaun Mystery Tours on buses? At ma grannies in Bowhill in Fif(2020)
hen oot for a daunder. “Luik at aw the drookit walkers” said(2020)
and 15 other matches.

@Chazzbat tweeted in Lallans
touch it. No even ma best pal at the s(2020)
s parteecularly awkward when, at age 7, Ah got (2020)
ink ah hed ony black teachers at ma schuil. Thur wurnae mony b(2020)
las gettin thegither wi Freja at the end wis a nice surprise, (2020)
ncy addressed tae Aren Church at ma address. Tried tae phone t(2020)
and 26 other matches.

@DABArbuckle tweeted in Lallans
@Lenniesaurus Teachers at primary skuill (nae sae much (2020)
will jist dae whit they want at Christmas onywey. How can the(2020)
ice o beef ye say? Tak a luck at yer ain ya mug ye(2020)
trying tae win a wee goldfish at the shows?(2020)
e yer kundly pastoral teacher at the skuill. Whit guid could y(2020)
and 19 other matches.

@fairpechtoot tweeted in Lallans
re's nothin German aboot them at a!(2018)
or looking fir ma maw. 'She's at Arbroath' Ah says... 'Ah'll j(2017)
.@NicolaSturgeon At my local library today! Where(2018)
tae fun a video o yer speech at the TRAD awards tae show ta s(2017)
@MrMcEnaney Actually scoffed at the plate spinning bit! I've (2017)
and 5 other matches.

@JamieFairbairn1 tweeted in Lallans
sh, Scots and English came up at the end tae tell me her uncle(2020)
a blether with ma scots class at some point?(2020)
rilliant wirk A ken yer deein at Lossie.(2020)
urls @Historic_Ally A teacher at scweel says breenge is how hi(2020)
oor wee bitty o research hid at least a Scots abstract. It wi(2020)
and 15 other matches.

@johnstone_shane tweeted in Lallans
tae go back tae Christy live at the Barrowlands though dint y(2020)
uist wee bridge or ony bridge at aw? @billykayscot @DrMDempste(2020)

@kennethbryce184 tweeted in Lallans
- n its off ffs lol - there at the lash imo - kin thae no f (2020) twitter link
xcuse fir mr p but am shocked at u big man lol (2021) twitter link
hanx brother n aye am chappin at the bit for the amateur game (2021) twitter link
rWhite its the high court but at the odeon al at the fort - w (2020) twitter link
r n handy when the bluebell r at hame at fisherrow lol (2021) twitter link
and 337 other matches.

@LairnScots tweeted in Lallans
s343 @billykayscot Hae a look at https://t.co/ig11YnU7v9 We ha(2019)
rfect depiction o Buchanan St at Christmas an West Coast gramm(2018)
ources fir the Scottish texts at Nat 5 an Higher English. Firs(2019)
rn wee windae or hae a swatch at @EducationScot's animatit his(2019)
Ah'm gonnae be at the @OWBIGBucket shop Dundee (2019)
and 116 other matches.

@raiphsays tweeted in Lallans
ic Aye a wunner if he wul try at!(2020)
BRAW! noo am oan episode 3 of at prison series! Yas!(2020)
korean films an a huvnae seen at wan. Bit train tae Busan wis (2020)
air @trangpang A wis wunnerin at!(2020)
@BarbaraJMar Me tae bit at wis jus a bad wan..(2020)
and 37 other matches.

@Julie_Dennison tweeted in Shetland
d day, I got to leave college at 3 and sat in da peerie shop w (2014) twitter link
like a peerie summer holiday at the moment, gonna up my searc (2015) twitter link
Shoutout to da eens at Bayes who got a mount cut for (2016) twitter link
@FreyaBalfour Tinkin o u at dis time (2018) twitter link
us should have pulled over to at least let the ambulance get t (2018) twitter link
and 21 other matches.

@RedValkyrie84 tweeted in Shetland
ll joost hoover hit up. Came at it we da hoover DA FECKER STA (2018) twitter link
hink aboot onyting. Except im at da pool for V’s swimmin less (2019) twitter link
my crotch (lovely) hes pickin at da duvet wantin under. Dirs m (2018) twitter link
aybe buts its week 3 fur wis. At least wir isolation ended dad (2020) twitter link
swing o school and Dave bein at wark. Its been a godsend to m (2020) twitter link
and 16 other matches.

@tattooedselkie tweeted in Shetland
se feel free tae hae a swatch at me Linktree, in which you kin(2021)
At least on Insta an Facecloot I(2021)
Juist minded at it's Inauguration Day da moar(2021)
I'm finnin at I'm developed a bit o a thing(2021)
nnir brak tae let you aa keen at me granny got her vaccine ear(2021)
and 19 other matches.

@HazelTindall tweeted in Shetland
teShetland I will hae ta look at Shetlan dictionary.(2020)
da vexation is dat it’s in at laest twa makkin books.(2020)
@Shetlandhjarta - du's good at finnin da positives! Hae da b(2017)

@helenmoncrieff tweeted in Shetland
o Shetland is just brilliant at dis time o year for da carpet(2019)
what a treat! ?? I am winning at #wildlifephotography https://(2018)
n filled da cracks in da rock at Scousburgh / Spiggie https://(2020)
ummer holiday family activity at @MareelShetland next week. Go(2019)
to my bookshelf, pick a book at random (this a gift fae my mo(2020)
and 29 other matches.

@shaetlan_rose tweeted in Shetland
ion dat tae spik 'land' wirds at de haaf wid bring bad luck. D(2020)
unching in Edinburgh tomorrow at the divine @Lighthousebks, do(2019)
drooned wirms in puddles dat at de schöl, I'm no sure why...(2020)
going to be such a hamefarin at the end of all this! Xxx(2020)
o is also doing some stand up at The Stand in Edinburgh tonigh(2018)
and 4 other matches.

@cammyrudkin tweeted in Southern
days in the middle o naewher at the top o a hill duzni cless (2020)
aw day sesh at kelsi races on jocks bus #hon(2012)
byRobson46 am watching e #eer at it(2012)
on yir bike but efter seein e at the spinning cless this week (2012)

@jamie_ginger tweeted in Southern
Sittin at a bar at the beach in Tenerife. Family(2019)
Far better when you stayed at hame. Gave your sister the ca(2018)
ti is like a was his best man at his 3rd wedding. A dini want (2019)
hen the wife’s birthday faws at the common riding. Cause 9 ti(2019)
Alexa is even gettin shouted at by the wife. Shes hiding in t(2020)
and 14 other matches.

@officialAliRed tweeted in Southern
derfully inquisitive P3 class at Drumlanrig (yin o’ ma mither(2019)
muckle ice cream, a fun time at Bitts Park, and a lovely meal(2019)
ever meet. John works with me at the paper. ????? https://t.co(2019)
our (wee yin is sleeping ??), at The Padaro ?????? https://t.c(2020)
@dianeeva Aww, straight back at ya! Keep fighting the guid fi(2019)
and 6 other matches.

@projecthawick tweeted in Southern

@MarkThompStuff tweeted in Ulster
e roast tatties and gravy man at the Continental Market this y(2019)
yterian ladies win hauns doon at taymeetin provisions. And the(2020)
ng - “Hame cam oor guid man at e’en” https://t.co/OVGoliBo(2020)
Pit stop at Bladnoch for a jouk roon http(2020)

@TheFarrierPhil tweeted in Ulster
so my wife could get her jag at leisure centre! thank you???? (2021) twitter link
Home @fairfaaye Ack, I was up at The Big Smoke the ither day. (2020)
y_1st @raiphsays 'Ate up, yur at your grannies' as they say he (2021) twitter link
sni @HurchinHome Me....keekin at ma nayburs! ?????? https://t.(2021)
it to get a fishing trip away at some point the year!(2021)
and 3 other matches.

@the_gellick tweeted in Ulster
@Ulsterdivision9 Took a keek at the furst hauf oor: much bett (2014) twitter link
s clocked ahint them gulderin at yin anither an cairryin on li (2014) twitter link
s Fenton's #UlsterScots crack at 6pm. http://t.co/ZvkWic5VZS (2015) twitter link
n Jemmy Hope aye forgaithered at @kellyscellars for a wee swal (2015) twitter link
Onybody at @uslanguagesoc ava? I could d (2014) twitter link

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