Memories

#memories Many a happy time Enjoyed on the shoreline Munching away at the contents Of a well prepared picnic basket Roast chicken sandwiches and strawberry tarts Iced buns and banana pudding…. Eaten on a camp blanket, by a rocky shelter Somewhere where the sardines are safe from the local seagulls Another poem on Memory :Continue reading “Memories”

Big Wide World

Explore Salford 4th April 2018 The world is immense – to most people Over the water there’s places you’ve never been to During your lifetime – you’ll experience many a new thing Daffodils won’t be the only flower you chomp on as you Let your little toes explore the water (with mum and dad’s help)Continue reading “Big Wide World”

Eleven days in the summer sun

Sao Rafael, Albufeira, Algarve, Portugal 25th September 2017 It’s been a really early morning for me. I’ve been sat on a Jet 2 Boeing – 737, travelling through the sky blue from Manchester Airport to Portugal’s Faro Airport.  A Four o clock start meant i had a few cat naps throughout the journey, spaced outContinue reading “Eleven days in the summer sun”

Shallow

Salford, 29th July 2017 Shallow Some say its easy, splashing your feet along the sea on a Hot summers day, but its important to be Aware of your surroundings Lots of people like to dive into that Long stretch of blue water – Only they know their limitations When they wade into it – don’tContinue reading “Shallow”

Message in a bottle

Bottle The green glass container landed with a bump on the sands The sea, tired of its presence   No fine wine or olive oil here but something more precious a message for someone special   Sent in hope than anticipation dropped into blue waters floating off towards land   Time remains – and QuestionsContinue reading “Message in a bottle”

Perfume

Perfume A poem written by inkdrop for the daily post : Perfume Salford (via Heraklion) , 10th May 2017 Perhaps it was her eyes that first attracted me Everyone stopped – freeze frame as we met Reaction to that wonderful smile – unabashed, but From that day on, she seemed to be everywhere Unusually, iContinue reading “Perfume”