Chestnut

#CYW #Chestnut 6th November 2019 Coming from two trees that hold its name Horse and Sweet varieties exist Each Autumn kids can be found playing games with conkers Sweet fare created from the conkers sibling Tartlets and pies and they’re even used at the Christmas table Note however – you can’t eat the conker UnlessContinue reading “Chestnut”

Cerulean

#CYW #Colour #Ocean #Blue #Octpowrimo It’s that colour you see far off when you’re sat on the beach looking at the horizon and you’re looking at the water far away Could it be that colour that entered the sky when the roundness of the sun ups and leaves the sky leaving it darker with onlyContinue reading “Cerulean”

Pink Carnation

#CYW #Carnation-Pink Popping up around the spring its the kind of flower that likes a party noted for its use as a buttonhole flower keeping up appearances at family occasions Curves more wiggly than your average rose rows upon rows keep each other standing up, not falling over at the nearest breath of wind. theyContinue reading “Pink Carnation”

Burnt Sienna

Salford, 15th September #CYW #BurntSienna I recall a leather chair the smell of it as I sat in it in the morning it’s sound as I got my back into its folds it squeaked – like a mouse looking for food Looking out beyond the glass in a warm seat looking out for snowmen beyondContinue reading “Burnt Sienna”

Burnt Orange

When you entered the room Instantly, you turned the boys heads Like Desdemona had arrived Dynamic Heaven’s angel mixed with Hell’s fury Only time would decide what happened next Meeting up with old friends By the banks of the waterside Reality – you would be back at your post come morning Expectations – out ofContinue reading “Burnt Orange”

Muddy Footprints

#CYW #Brown #Wet #Mud #Footprints #Camping Camping out in the wilds, has its disadvantages As the weather can be particularly nasty Making your way across the field to the washroom as Persistant little raindrops land on your head If you gave it some thought – you would have moved the tent Now everyone will knowContinue reading “Muddy Footprints”

Brown

#CYW #Brown #Birds #Wildlife #Salford Bringing an aire of nature to the painters palette Red mixes with yellow and that colour goes darker as Orange meets black and blue Wild Animals have this colour in their fur , feathers and quills Notably the geese who fly across town Hope you liked this short acrostic forContinue reading “Brown”