Where is Everybody?

#Writeclub #Whereiseverybody Photo by Simon Berger on Pexels.com The festivities of christmas and winterval over Heaven’s open to a brand new year Everyone’s wrapped up tightly while You are pondering when the Mercury is going to move As you tap the thermometer on the wall Robins, Blackbirds and Starlings are passing by the window Expecting …

Silent Night

#Christmas Its funny really the people have gone crazy leading up to this point running around for gifts and presents those extra special things for the kids to unwrap left under the tree Mountains of Food, prepared for the feast and landed on a fancy table around the beast visits from family few days after …

Instant

Photo by Nadi Lindsay on Pexels.com 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 …

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 met.office 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 Photo by Constantin Dorin Adrian on Pexels.com 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 …

Airmail

#MLMM #Photochallenge Airmail (image from Mindlovemisery’s Menagerie ) 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