Tag: Horse

  • Commute

    Commute

    #fowc #transport We’re all trying to get somewhere from point A to point B Cupboards have to be filled while young minds are filled Putting your feet first is the simplest option but then pushing those pedals might get you there faster Its rare to see a horse in the city but i think they’re […]

  • Cobbles

    Cobbles

    The old streets growing up weren’t that much fun as the last of the horse and carts made their way through town You knew when the Rag and Bone Man were coming though his voice boomed through the street there was a noise that was much louder A Hard Noise Of Hardened Iron meeting slabs […]

  • On the farm

    #Poetry #Farm #Animals Another poem from yours truly using the Salt & Pepper Fonts

  • Pint Sized Sheriff

    #Writeclub #poetry #Nursery #Playground #School Note from Inky : I’ve used the english terms for the younger end of school here, i realise they might be different elsewhere! In response to the write club prompt “I am the law” Written in a moment of insomnia by inky. The posse in the playground are all taking […]

  • Chestnut

    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 Unless […]

  • Carousel

    Carousel

    Call it horse riding with a difference As the music starts and your horse goes Round and Round On the edge – you see your mum and dad cheer you on Until its time to get off your ride’s back Sailing in circles, one after the other Enjoyment, with lights and music Loving every Minute

  • Wheel

    Wheel When stone age man had an idea – to get from a to b He went through a few stages to perfect it Each time he’d chip away and when he did – the idea Evolved – it would take a bit Longer before he put the horse before the cart – but it […]

  • Magic Roundabout

    Magic Roundabout

    Carousel An acrostic on the Carousel, by Inky.     Crazy, the way this amusement ride of colour turns round and around to the sound of the pipes in its middle under the musics charms the stallions and fillies move up and down expect laughter and cheers from the little ones, who’ve been waiting all […]

  • Ode to a Horse and Cart

    I remember as a child seeing the Rag and Bone man coming through the streets of Salford with his Horses and Cart, this ode is dedicated to them   When I look at your eyes, your tale sings out, Cerebral thoughts move slowly through the cobbled streets. Children listen to your song of Melancholy as […]

  • Blacksmith II

    in response to Leftovers Sandwich A poem created from the left out scribbles of “The blacksmith” – perfect for the Leftovers sandwich challenge. fire burning brightly forging metal by the smith who fixes up the shoes for a grateful shire horse in the gloom of a metal foundry a mighty beasts shoes take form on […]