The Clattering of Blinds

#Writeclub #Blinds with a nod to Georgia @ Writeclub! Photo by Steve Johnson on Pexels.com They keep the sharp light out It’s why they were installed and send a message to all outside you’re not available to call But there are some nosey parkers who use these things for fun as you hear turn of …

Exhale

#WDYS #Napowrimo “Exhale” Sign : Image by Matt Barringer Time to take a moment…. Three day weekends are there To be enjoyed not laboured through Take a while to move your feet through a spring green full of flowers tip toe through the tulips (or daffodils) Take a moment, to enjoy what’s around you enjoy …

Shadows and Reflections

#Napowrimo #Writeclub #Reflections #Shadows with thanks to Mark Marusic @ Writeclub for the prompt. Photo by Mumtahina Tanni on Pexels.com I A sunny day on a bank holiday morn walking through the local green there’s not a cloud in the sky but what’s that dark mass behind you? nothing to fear – its only your …

What’s inside the box?

#Writeclub with a nod to Andy @ Writeclub for the prompt Photo by Max Fischer on Pexels.com It arrived with a fanfare “Special Delivery” A Gift from one of your relatives All nicely packaged And wrapped up in a bow What’s inside – is anybody’s guess but you’ll have to unwrap the box so you …

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 artist …

Chocolate Dreams

#writeclub #chocolate #dreams Photo by PhotoMIX Company on Pexels.com Crafty little easter bunnies having had us give up the sweet stuff over 8 weeks of spring carry their baskets of candied heaven out amongst the town leaving special treats for the kiddies (and their mums and dads) in the house or garden toffees and bonbons …

Scaffolding

Photo by Igor Starkov on Pexels.com #Napowrimo #Syntax #Scaffolding They’re building something – big Metallic spaghetti rising high into the sky Something to keep the buildings bits together while it’s put in its place Its going to be big soaring into the skies above the builders on its framework need a head for heights Ladders …

Workshop

A response to Scott Coe’s #Syntax Poetry Festival Prompt Photo by Lisa Fotios on Pexels.com You can’t call it a school I don’t see blackboards, I don’t see books Drills , Hammers and Saws make up the look creative types – making things from wood or metal and plastic – if they think they should …

Something tiny that changes everything

#Writeclub #Napowrimo #Nature #Life #Water Photo by Pixabay on Pexels.com with a nod to Mark @ Writeclub for the prompt. I A small cloud went on a wonder from the west down to the east II A Small Seed was planted by a child helping her mum and dad III The small cloud watered the …