Tag: Construction

  • Misinterpretation

    The idea was unique enough The designer renowned The location perfect Time Tables agreed Schedules formed Site offices constructed The steel posts went in The concrete poured The building took shape The foremen looked a little disturbed Some doors didn’t hang right – Some windows didn’t fit The builders carried on unperturbed There were birds […]

  • Sweet supper

    Salford 19th August 2019 #Food #Sandwich #Hazelnut #Chocolate #Spread #Supper Sat in the kitchen – pondering What to have to satisfy my inner pooh bear End of the cupboard – the bread bin End of the corner cupboard – the provisions store Taking the last of the hazelnut spread tween two pieces of wholemeal – […]

  • Challenge 30 – No8

    “A Window Lit” Salford , 27th January 2019 I once lived by the job centre not a place to gladden the heart it matched the grey clouds above but as people moved in the ministry men moved – Manchester bound and construction men moved on to the ground there’s people at work – now living […]

  • Tale of a tower crane

    Originally posted by Inky on Allpoetry.com Now posted for your reading!   Enjoy Do you like building? well, I do! I’m stood amongst my creations, with my great arm, aloft in the air.  It’s a thankless task this job I do, but you’ll never hear me complain – oh, no, no, no.  You see, the […]

  • The Art of a sandwich

    Edible Some say it begins with a loaf of bread, nicely sliced – type – to your preference – two slices next – comes the spread – butter, margarine, salad cream or sandwich spread dedicated sandwich makers always go for the mayo when that’s been applied, on goes the salad, lettuce cucumber tomato If you […]

  • Brick Red

    #Coloryourworld #cyw #Brickred   Building blocks Ready for construction Into homes Concrete set Kicking off the start of a wall   Rallying cry of the hundreds ? Every brick is ready for the task – to fulfil the Designers Aims, plans and designs

  • Brick


    Brick   If it could speak – it could say so much forged in a fire – with a merry old band laid together in a wall, by architects planned travelling by lorries and sometimes by crane protector from elements – wind and the rain together – in union – from pressures you wont fall unless it from dynamite […]

  • Beaver

    #coloryourworld #cyw #beaver Brilliant builder of wood based dams Each one of your structures an individual masterpiece As you carefully create each one from surrounding forests Very careful in your construction, – from End to end , each twig and branch fits to create a Riverside home – fit for any waterside family  

  • Building site

    Construct Two kids in a classroom Playing with their toys Just a normal day for the girls and boys One quietly builds a house with coloured blocks whilst the other plays with his van with silver wheels and shocks Walls they go up quickly two red, two blue of course with roof of yellow on […]

  • Cracks in the pavement

    Sidewalk an English Lancastrian take on the sidewalk prompt They built new posh buildings on the old council estate A Health centre and Hotel, They say it looks great! They built them on the footprint of an old council school and built new school on terrace They say it looks cool! But take a look […]