As they were released from the Strings holding them together, the Purple tipped stalks were prepared for the dinner plate A motley bunch of greens Roasted in a pan with other vegetables A side to the main food star on the plate Green and purple showing off the white of the fish Up and aroundContinue reading “Asparagus”

The day Big Ben landed in Manchester

Piccadilly Plaza, Manchester. A response by inky Among the summer fountains and stalls for this and that something from Westminster landed on ground – Flat It took local wildlife by surprise and pigeons they did up and rise to see this tower – now lying adrift on their spot they were a little miffed TheContinue reading “The day Big Ben landed in Manchester”

Home cooking

#promptuarium #home #cooking I Classical scholars sat in ivory towers will tell you – being far away there’s nothing better than the tastes of home II Preparation for the evening meal is everything – Peeled and chopped and ready – for roasting, grilling, baking or boiling of course – salad greens? just need rinsing andContinue reading “Home cooking”


#fowc #labyrinth Losing your mind as you travel its paths breadcrumbs won’t help you here you’ll need something a little bit sturdier as you make your way round the puzzle if you manage to get to the centre next thing you’ll need to do is to make your way out that will take a whileContinue reading “Labyrinth”

Two brothers

#octpowrimo #dogs #pointers Been apart for a while , but Really you never forget family Out on the green fields Two siblings meet, for the first time in a while Happy to see each other, with Eager calls and sniffs Ready to run after one another for Simply enjoying the moment

Waiting for the flowers

Salford, 9th March 2019 A patch of earth on some barren land Was turned over, fed and watered Earth dug up in places on Seeds or bulbs planted Over the next few months, the process continued – and Moments passed – until the arrival of a green leaf popping out of the ground Expect rainbowsContinue reading “Waiting for the flowers”

In their finest

On a Sunday morning, In the bright sunshine You’ll see them all In their finest Taking a walk With husband or wife Along with the children, Escaping the strife No work for the blacksmith The shops are all closed They’ve all been to church So a walk is proposed And while making their way ToContinue reading “In their finest”

Blue green

Waterfalls and Closeups #coloryourworld #cyw #bluegreen A piece for colour your world also about the painting of a waterfall The painter played with his shades capturing land and sky luscious fields of green meeting up with shades of blue and as field and sky met Together at horizon, they converged forming new colour round middleContinue reading “Blue green”