On the Hunt

Image c/o Pobble365 He’s off on the hunt again up and down known paths navigating the trees for summat tasty the cubs and his missus want feeding its why he’s on the edge of his territory next thing you know – he’ll be scouring the food bins – or picking off guinea fowl or geese …

Graffiti

#MLMM #Photochallenge Graffiti : Photo by Pobble365 It was a dank, dark and horrible place a place where refuse men didn’t want to explore – but had to the kids left mindless tags on the wall the bin men gave the street artists a call covering tags with spray painted art mindless marks – disappeared …

Wild Upminster

#writeclub While the humans are sleeping under the sodium lamps – the animals party up and down the streets they go playing in the peoples greens and carefully trimmed fruit tree They’re making a wonderous din crashing over wheelie bins and feasting on the leftovers all hidden from human ear by two plates of glass …

The recyclers

Salford, 29th April 2020 https://www.instagram.com/p/B_jemnBJOZn/ They’re picking up your plastic your glass, and paper , man they’re taking it to the depot in their big new shiny van They’re re-using all those used things you would normally throw away no time to be sticking them in the ground they’ve found another way The rubbish is …

Spooked

Salford 14th April 2020 #Napowrimo #Covid19 #Wildlife Someone send out a message Particularly to the man in the big house Our feathered friends are not amused today – because Our nation happens to be on lockdown – and no one sent them a message Keeping the routine isn’t working – there’s nothing in the bins! …

Seagulls

Salford , 2nd April 2020 Speckled gull, Salford Quays – created in charcoal with Painter Essentials by Inky Someone is hovering over Salford’s bins every day they’ve been seen – on spying missions and some say – they’re worse than the pigeons gracefully flying through the skies until the bins on the waterside are looking …

Recycling

Salford, 14th August 2019 Someone at the depot, didn’t really Enjoy the manual extraction of Paper , Metal , Plastics and Glass As they passed him by on the conveyor belt Reaction ? swift as bright coloured cousins joined the usual receptacle And Markets created to conjure household rubbish by the Tonne, into something much …