Octpowrimo – Day 22 – Broken pieces

#Octpowrimo #Brokenpieces Imperial War Museum North, Manchester UK (via the Inkwell), 22nd October 2019 How does someone express the act of war ? take you through a hundred years and tell that tale – that no one else can tell anymore. The man with a vision took a thing for brewing his cuppa and changedContinue reading “Octpowrimo – Day 22 – Broken pieces”

face in the clouds

Salford 29th July 2019 #Weather #Seasons #Summer #Acrostic Summer sees me ignore the cirrus and and stratus Taking in the rays peering through summers marshmallows Reality is – something’s been smiling floating in the air A smiling cloud, happy in the blue Tears ? not today…and when Ra gets a little bit to fierce AContinue reading “face in the clouds”

In their finest

On a Sunday morning, In the bright sunshine You’ll see them all In their finest Taking a walk With husband or wife Along with the children, Escaping the strife No work for the blacksmith The shops are all closed They’ve all been to church So a walk is proposed And while making their way ToContinue reading “In their finest”

Seagulls Lament

#Promptuarium I suppose you thought that was funny ? here I am sat by the bins enjoying what could be my only meal for miles and you decide to disturb my breakfast Innocently enjoying the fish in the box then over my foot comes this big heavy rock expecting me to just fly away IContinue reading “Seagulls Lament”

Out in the back garden

I sat open mouthed as i watched the goings on taking place in greenery facing the kitchen In an attempt to claim a tree in their name two or three white butterflies engaged in aerial combat Flying past the window and around the roof soaring to grab their place on the tree who won theContinue reading “Out in the back garden”

Burn

Burn the triangle a simple one heat air and fuel started by a little spark amongst the smallest of shavings   Little flame eating everything around it kept at bay by logs and bricks   Starting off slowly the flames begin to grow dining on everything near it apart from the Billy can above  Continue reading “Burn”

Elemental

Elemental Salford 17th September 2017 They cut through the Earth, to create this canal. Development led to a series of Basins being dug, which filled with water coming from, not only the canal, but the skies too.   Originally , the Wind carried ships down the canal – using their sails, but nowadays these boatsContinue reading “Elemental”

Wild blue yonder

#coloryourworld #cyw #wildblueyonder   Heading out to sunnier climbs the sea looks jewel like from up here an absent-minded deity must have dropped it from above   Wild blue yonder – tween sky and space up in the clouds – the planes keep a pace so passengers landing, on islands they’ll stay and enjoy someContinue reading “Wild blue yonder”