Category: Winter

  • Instant


    It’s just the thing on a winters morning Noted for the quickness in its preparation Some aficionados might complain its not “The real thing” Though if you checked the ingredients And looked – Milk, Sugar, Cocoa – its all there Noses attracted by the Chocolatey waft That travels through the house from the Kitchen

  • Frosty


    #weather #frost Its cold today the mercury in the kitchen thermometer wants the central heating on – quick the water’s decided to harden up sticking to autumns fallen leaves and while the sun has popped over the horizon jack frost paints icy pictures on windows

  • Sunken

    #winter #roads #water With the arrival of winter the tarmac on the road has retreated and replaced by the snow and rain the car drivers loss ? dodging potholes are the sparrows and seagulls gain for as its not as cold as previous ones they’re dropping in from the roofs for a dip before heading […]

  • waiting on the snow

    #weather There must be something wrong with the thermometer for the man at the is suggesting we all wrap up snug and warm in the next few days His colleagues and pals say “its too warm for snow” but its hiding in the clouds while the winds are a go waiting for a mercury […]

  • Hazard


    #fowc #winter #hazard Holes in the pavement and black ice – dont really make good conditions for zipping about on a winters morning as one or the other will see you flat on your back or rolling about on the floor – worse still – the drop might see you in a hospital bed

  • Airmail

    #MLMM #Photochallenge There were moments , she hated the winter weather The rain, the snow and the biting hail but while everyone was locked inside held in by the invisible bug she was grateful for messages being sent across island waters by the four winds north south east and west

  • Frost

    #weather #cold #frost Father christmas had been and gone, his reindeer now making a beat towards the stables outside, in the dark – someone was playing whilst others slept taking water from the air and leaving patterns on everything he touched

  • Collars Up

    #Socs #Collarsup Considering its not the warmest Outside, and it Looks like autumnal weather is here Like an old friend Application of a Woollen Jumper or Scarf might be in order Really good Duffelcoat or Waterproof to keep out the rain Something tells me we’re going to need it Until mother nature allows the mercury […]

  • Sounds of Winter

    Sounds of Winter

    #ice #snow #winter Early morning wake up call the winds are bawling “Jack frosts been calling” Dancing with the frost fairies all across the land And underfoot, the fallen leaves have hardened up and stood their ground deciding not to be pushed around defiantly cracking as you tread a sign they’re sleeping – and not […]

  • Pea Soup

    10th January 2019 I could say mother natures been cooking, but she’s obscured my view I can barely see, what’s in front of me never mind a metre or two And the pea soup – its a moving as it follows the warmth of the ground its making pretty whirls and swirls as it moves […]