Salford 23rd August 2018 Squeaky doors are better clarion calls than any alarm clock on the market Slumbered silence broken by a cistern attracts you to the noise of the nearby main road Luna’s departure allows Ra to announce “The morning is here! it’s time to get up” And motorised monsters orContinue reading “Early Morning”
A poem by inky, from a prompt by Www.serafinajayne.co.uk #sugar shaped like a cube formed from the beet never tasted summat so sweet taken from a root, out of ground it grew only question to ask…do you take one lump or two? as it falls in the cup into coffee or tea aided with help byContinue reading “Sugarcube (2.1)”
Broken the elaborate jigsaw lies strewn on the floor of the coffee house jagged shards of porcelain cast out in a circular pattern across the marble floor perhaps the barista should have taken note of the temperature of the coffee machine
Froth Salford 12th April 2018 From time to time, Realities of bringing a coffee to life come into view Out of nowhere, people demanded posh coffee The buzzwords of the day “latte” or “Cappucino” Hell on earth for the poor overworked cafetiere For days on end Round-about temp – amassing to “what on earth” –Continue reading “Froth”
Snack Sent by the food gods Nicely made treats from the pastry shop or Cafe A thing to take off the edge – in that hour or two before lunch Created by Artistes who know a thing or two about Sweets – now, is it Krispy Kreme or a Gregg’s Doughnut with your cuppa ?
Tea Salford, 29th June 2017 New day, new morning, New opportunity. Granted, it might not be paid. But I’m working with some great people I’m approaching my new role with little baby steps (odd for a 40-odd yr old) and all with a smile! taking and delivering orders, brewing cuppas, washing pots and pans andContinue reading “Summat’s Brewing”
Percolate Born in the Sun Saved from Birds – Red Blue and Yellow The humble little coffee bean is a hardy fellow Grown in the warmth of a plantation with 50,000,000 brothers and sisters picked from its parent it travels for miles travelling in bags with no room to smile asked toContinue reading “Percolate”