First in the water

#nature #winter #swimming While the rest were going about their morning routine this brave soul decided to take the plunge into the northern waters fed by the Mersey and Medlock Water, skiddy in places, where jack frost had turned it to ice but with all those feathers, he was well waterproofed and ready for hisContinue reading “First in the water”

A walk on the sands

#writephoto #beach A Northern beach (possibly Prestatyn), I Its not that cold today compared to the last few weeks it’s positively balmy the mercury in the kitchen thermometer sends a message – enjoy it while it lasts II Northern sea says hello rolling about and frothing as it does “come and play!” it laughs asContinue reading “A walk on the sands”


#writeclub #freezing If you think you’re feeling cold today count yourself lucky you could be a bird hanging about in the winter time tending to its clutch of eggs while cold winds from the north blow through the trees that said, you could be a fish down in the water of the darkest sea theContinue reading “Freezing”

waiting on the snow

#weather There must be something wrong with the thermometer for the man at the 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 mercuryContinue reading “waiting on the snow”

Ebb and Flow

#sea #seaside #waters #shells #seaweed The sea played with the man on the beach as he walked along the sand blue turning to sky blue then white to catch the sun worshipper and give him a fright But after a while the man came up to the sea in an attempt to dip his toesContinue reading “Ebb and Flow”

The Answer Squash

#promptuarium #poemcrazy #napowrimo #day18 I Sweltering heat on Mediterranean shores quenching relief required up in the trees lies a solution allied with aqua cool and clear sensational on a summers day help yourself to a glass or two II Oranges, Lemons, Blackcurrants just the job on a hot sunny day something sweet and juicy toContinue reading “The Answer Squash”