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 UnlessContinue reading “Chestnut”

Bench

#Park #Bench #Outdoors #octpowrimo There’s too much noise in the world today too much confusion, hurry and bustle arguing over the price of a brew as they all give their opinion Its time to stop, take a moment, in pleasant surroundings watch the flora and fauna around you enjoy the spectrum of the seasons TimeContinue reading “Bench”

Ode to the trees

#Octpowrimo #Huggingatree They line the road, from bottom to top watching the people and vehicles pass by doing their work without a word the birds rest on their branches as they’ll flop to trees with lots of leaves they’ll fly the shade cast on the greens of the grass around enjoying the cool from theContinue reading “Ode to the trees”

Reclaimed

#FFFC The humans moved out of this placeThey used to make things hereThings that movedThings that travelledA few returned, leaving their markAdding a spot of colourto desolate wallsMother nature spotted the empty spaceand send out a messagevia the western windSoon up in the girders,feathered builders of craft,making homes in foundationsin steels for and aft

Brown

#CYW #Brown #Birds #Wildlife #Salford Bringing an aire of nature to the painters palette Red mixes with yellow and that colour goes darker as Orange meets black and blue Wild Animals have this colour in their fur , feathers and quills Notably the geese who fly across town Hope you liked this short acrostic forContinue reading “Brown”

The Journey

#writephoto #thejourney Salford (via Rochdale and Oldham), 17th August 2019 a tale of a rambler , by inky for the writephoto challenge He went a walk with an empty backpack and staff off to get a loaf of bread many hadn’t heard from him for days, some even thought him dead For his boot printsContinue reading “The Journey”

Shadow V.3

#FOWC #Shadow A response by inky to Fandango’s One word challenge Sunshine’s monochrome friend Heavens Universal to animal, bird, reptile and human As the sun shines its beams – it appears on the floor Disappearing when the clouds cover it up Of course – they disappear When the sun goes behind – reappearing on aContinue reading “Shadow V.3”

Nest (Another View)

#Fowc #Nest #Nature Above my head, by the window ledge a family of birds is living on the edge living in a nest in view of my eye occasionally searching for food do they fly Waking me up with their earliest call transcending the windows and solid brick walls flying to treetops through clouds inContinue reading “Nest (Another View)”