Feathers in a flap

Napowrimo day 17 Falcon, bird of prey Feast your eyes, while I tell you a tale While we’ve all been indoors, the birds without fail Have landed en-masse in the public squares And landing on rooftops without a care There once was an answer, keeping birds in check But till he returns, theyve darned us …

Griffin

Mythical Mighty mystical creature of folklore old Your reputation goes before you Terrorising the neighbourhoods in days of yore Head of an eagle, body of a lion Invincible in flight – no knight could catch you, Capturer of any treasure hunter wanting to get your gold Altai mountain kings regard you as their guard Looking …

Bird of Prey

#Blogging101 #Napowrimo #Day19 #Manchester #UK #Archived #Poetry Pulled this one out of my notebook – and decided to post it here after a little polish! Manchester, 15th August 2013 Feathered Assassin Sits on a vintage building Waiting for Dinner   Sharpened talons gripped, eyes focused on the quarry his targets are marked   The pigeons gather over …

Edinburgh Zoo

I went to the zoo today, and saw a sleepy tigger with stripey paws and a lion with great big claws but that wasn’t everything i saw today…. Went to the zoo today, saw a Golden bear swinging from a tree, and monkeys and gibbons eating their tea, and penguins underwater – looking at me! …