Portrait of yourself

#Napowrimo with a nod to Matt @ Writeclub for the prompt! It’s a funny thing the colours seem right but your eyes seem bulgy and your nose sits like a pyramid in the centre of your face shredded wheat beard to go with shredded wheat hair and a grin like a Cheshire cat The artistContinue reading “Portrait of yourself”

Back to school

There was a sullen look over breakfast Samantha pushed her bacon and eggs around the plate Summertime was over – it was the start of a new term “Do I have to go” she pleaded, at the person opposite her at the table “I could always say i’m not well….” The newspaper opposite her ruffledContinue reading “Back to school”


#CYW #Timberwolf There’s something unique in this relation of your pet pooch maybe its the way they band together when they’re searching for supper, everyone helping out in the pack roaming the forests as one – when they’ve found their food old and young share looking after one another – family – like you andContinue reading “Timberwolf”

Just another day

#Napowrimo #paperswans #children Picking up post for Mum and dad and reading a chapter a day Helping doing the washing and putting it away one hundred and one little things to do whilst i’m away from school playing games with nanna watching granddad play the fool and i’ve pegged out all my teddies clothes soContinue reading “Just another day”


#writephoto #return He had to come back He’d completed his journey Hopping over sands and hills and dales He enjoyed the vast open planes of the grand canyon and Hot desert plains of the sahara However, something was calling him back, so he hiked across the hills from the local airport, where at home ,Continue reading “Return”


They say love is blind but upon meeting in our garden these two little birds have set up house in a spruce by the lawn and have had a little family Jealous rivals tried to evict but the long wing of avian justice soon sent the magpies packing So the little bird family have theirContinue reading “Lovebirds”

Feathered Friends

Salford 30th April 2020 They come back every spring time when the mercury starts to rise taking up a home in the trees giving passers by a surprise Two birds sitting in their nest wait till little uns do arrive then mum and dad will feed them so the little uns do thrive And eachContinue reading “Feathered Friends”