#Writephoto #Outdoors #Camping #Scouts It wasn’t the easiest of shelters for young scouts to construct finding wood that wasn’t attached to a tree was a difficult task in itself Take the wrong kind of material and you would attract some serious attention if not from the leaders guiding you then the camp warden in chargeContinue reading “Den”

Shadows and Reflections

#Napowrimo #Writeclub #Reflections #Shadows with thanks to Mark Marusic @ Writeclub for the prompt. I A sunny day on a bank holiday morn walking through the local green there’s not a cloud in the sky but what’s that dark mass behind you? nothing to fear – its only your shadow II Sat on a parkContinue reading “Shadows and Reflections”

The Circles we walk

#Napowrimo #Writeclub Cheers to Jacqueline @ Writeclub for the prompt! I suppose its the direction of travel guided by the earth itself moving wheels round a orbital road with spokes heading off around to the nearest city, village or town on foot the directions a little bit longer but it makes the traveller a littleContinue reading “The Circles we walk”

Taking in the view

#FFFC The walk up the mountain path was a long one with snaking twists and turns past mountain bogs and pot holes and occasional dead ends They’d gone up the mountain for a challenge and to see what was at the top but stopped at a meeting point half way up eating so they wouldn’tContinue reading “Taking in the view”


#writephoto It’s not a million miles away If you tried, you could make it across by foot, but Immersion into icy depths of water Isn’t really advised – particularly in a cold snap It’s where the wild birds go to escape the gamekeepers In the middle you’ll find an established willow tree, and If youContinue reading “Sanctuary”


#fowc #brilliant bursting colour out into the night sky revellers watching the sight as the bells chime it’s almost time for old father time to switch with his younger brother launching a whole new year light show of exploding sparkle it’s like someone’s brightened up the darkness and people are partying under it as theContinue reading “Brilliant”

Off on a Walk

#Christmas #Dog #Walk Cooped up inside He tried his best to enjoy the festivities Reality is – despite playing with all his toys Indoors isn’t where he wanted to be So, he persuaded his owner To take him for a walk over the Mossy greens of the local park where A host of trees andContinue reading “Off on a Walk”