Flow

#Octpowrimo #ducks #Flow Photo by jonathan bonatti on Pexels.com A flotilla of rubber ducks landed head first into the nearby river their net being attacked by the factory cats They didn’t squeal They didn’t squeak They didn’t even QUACK The only noise, The sound of a gentle splash as ten thousand rubber ducks softly hit …

The day the toy store came to life

#Writeclub #Thedaythetoystorecametolife Photo by Suzy Hazelwood on Pexels.com I It was half day closing for toytown the shopkeepers birthday was here the shopkeeper turned over the “Open” Sign and made his way home without fear II He closed the door behind him and the bell on the door made a ring not knowing what was …

Microscopic

#Napowrimo Photo by Skylar Kang on Pexels.com Your attempts at mending the clockwork toy were merely all in vain for that all elusive part that you look has gone towards the drain you were cleaning each part in the sink when a part or two headed for the brink a travel down to the sewage …

In pieces (again)

#Writeclub #Napowrimo Over at the toy store in buckets of colours mixed are pieces of your lego man waiting to be picked from builder to spaceman and cowboy and all they’re put together by the kids sitting about an inch tall and the adventures they go on are all down to you as they drive …

Toybox

#writephoto #toybox #Christmas #toybox #writephoto The christmas toys lay scattered on the floor of the playroom yet over in the corner – a solution sat bear was waiting to greet the blocks and other fun stuff – freshly unwrapped while little un played xylophone – the others headed inside

In Pieces

#airfix I The picture seemed accomplishable The box was a reasonable size The mass of pieces hidden away II The jigsaw vast, and wide An advantage – No glue required follow the pictures – one by one – like lego III Camouflage coming together like they were best of pals snapping into place to form …

Minimum/Maximum

#Socs #Mini #Maxi Two bears talking to a Lego Man….. Up on a shelf i spotted a conversation taking place my little lego man talking to one of my model bears compared to some of my other old bears – he’s the smallest but compared to the lego men – he’s huge 🙂 Fortunately, the …

Old Bear

#Octpowrimo #Childhood old bear – colour pencil drawing created in painter by inky A bit rough round the edges but he’s still as loveable as ever now sat in the corner with the newer toys a compendium of memories from days gone by companions and confidante when the darkness falls or the ghosts come to …