Poem

Poem
Rags frae the moon and tatters o sun,
We’ll fly awa when time is done.
Wind for a sark; the sweet yird for shoon.
Rags frae the sun; tatters o moon.
John Glenday

From The Thing that Mattered Most: Scottish poems for children edited by Julie Johnstone (SPL/B&W, 2006)

Reproduced by permission of the author.
John Glenday

A poet who combines the everyday and the transcendent, John Glenday has four collections of poetry.

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