Where is Everybody?

#Writeclub #Whereiseverybody Photo by Simon Berger on Pexels.com The festivities of christmas and winterval over Heaven’s open to a brand new year Everyone’s wrapped up tightly while You are pondering when the Mercury is going to move As you tap the thermometer on the wall Robins, Blackbirds and Starlings are passing by the window Expecting …

In Two Minds

#Thoughts #Writeclub #weather It’s Cold outside (Is it ? to a polar bear – it’s boiling!) The frost making pretty patterns (till it melted into a puddle) stuck to the top of modern chariots (now cascading into the canal) while winged creatures practice unorthodox procedures (no longer on the rooftops, chancing the waterways instead) More …

Tulips in the snow

#Napowrimo #Writeclub Another response to a writeclub prompt by yours truly cheers to Gary @ Writeclub for providing it Tulips in the snow (Public Domain) The bulbs had sleeping all Winter waiting for a small hint of Spring they’d been waiting for the soil to warm up and thinking of the colour they’d bring So …

Hazard

#fowc #winter #hazard Photo by Constantin Dorin Adrian on Pexels.com Holes in the pavement and black ice – dont really make good conditions for zipping about on a winters morning as one or the other will see you flat on your back or rolling about on the floor – worse still – the drop might …

Sounds of Winter

#ice #snow #winter Early morning wake up call the winds are bawling “Jack frosts been calling” Dancing with the frost fairies all across the land And underfoot, the fallen leaves have hardened up and stood their ground deciding not to be pushed around defiantly cracking as you tread a sign they’re sleeping – and not …

Mr frosts return

Salford, 11th December They said the mercury was rising today Well, someone didn’t inform Jack Frost and his winter imps For as I write, sat perched in a chair by a radiator They appear to have left pretty patterns All over peoples car windows and roofs Seems like he’s skipped across the skies too, As …