Memories of a Tabby Cat

Salford, 23rd October 2019 #Octpowrimo #cat #Memories They called you crazy – but you were quite a character, king of the garden and the dining room floor ignoring the cat food – for sardines or cod and eating fish batter – which I found rather odd got into a fuss if little ones picked youContinue reading “Memories of a Tabby Cat”

Two Brothers

A tale of two neighbourhood cats – c/o my profile on allpoetry.com Sat on a grassy spot, someplace by the house two brothers sit on the outside porch dreaming about a mouse They’re waiting for their mum to serve up summat for tea and have been playing in the backyard rolling in the grass withContinue reading “Two Brothers”

Little bird

Salford 1st March Like a bullet It flew down the street Towards the other side of the dual carriageway and The waterside Local cats, couldn’t catch him Even if they tried – he was too far up to reach Before our feathered friend Islands of Plenty – with seeds galore Ready to be eaten byContinue reading “Little bird”

Challenge 30 – No25

A Striped Tale…..or is that a Tail ? What’s Black and white and Red all over ? a sunburnt Zebra! (sic) When ever I think about an animal with Stripes, I always think about two particular animals….the tiger and the zebra The tiger is Orange and Black (or is that black and orange ?) whilst the Zebra is Black andContinue reading “Challenge 30 – No25”

Creature

Creature capable of anything, the dockside cat. running the roost over the old area of nine dock eager to grab the pickings, that hide from an expectant audience, more likely to see actors than a furry tailed family, resident by the basin usual routines the order of the day, watching the drains lining the road,Continue reading “Creature”

Cees Fun Photo Challenge – E

#CFFC This week, the challenge was to find pictures with words with two Es in them. So, to start off – here’s an artwork, created by me from a stock photo from google.  It’s an African Elephant – and its recognisable by its two big ears!  I chose this to begin as they reminded me ofContinue reading “Cees Fun Photo Challenge – E”

Ode to a cactus

Prickle Once only found in Desert sand a gardener decided to hatch a plan developing a succelent that’s happy at home, as well as gardenment living in pots of sandy soil whilst in the heat other plants toiled this funny green plant, just grew away amusing those in the garden at play flowering in theContinue reading “Ode to a cactus”

Puddytat

Many hear the call of the night as a furry old cat, presses paws to the floor travelling the neighbourhood for prey as the moon comes out of clouds, shining bright Night-time, the right time to hunt out for more with mice on the hunt for a midnight feast watch out, little mouse! and quicklyContinue reading “Puddytat”