#Road #Roadworks #Pavement I They turned up in the middle of the night and lifted up their paving slabs before lifting up the tarmac II Improvements to the daily journey the promises made III Signs of Improvement ? not forthcoming Big Red Signs lead away from the holes IV Short five minutes to the shoppingContinue reading “Diversion”

Lamp post

#writephoto #lamppost Lining the city streets a touch of craftsmanship, making the green spaces safe for pedestrians to walk about at night of course, their lights are turned off when the sun is at its height that’s when people sit on the park bench nearby it

The day the toy store came to life

#Writeclub #Thedaythetoystorecametolife I It was half day closing for toytown the shopkeepers birthday was here the shopkeeper turned over the “Open” Sign and made his way home without fear II He closed the door behind him and the bell on the door made a ring not knowing what was going to happen and the magicContinue reading “The day the toy store came to life”

The best pet i never had

Another #Napowrimo prompt from Maire @ #Writeclub enjoy the poem! I In my life i’ve had a few pets and lots of trips to the local vets i’ve had a dog and lots of cats but i’ve never had a giant fruit bat II You see i always saw them at the zoo and watchedContinue reading “The best pet i never had”

Day or night

#writeclub #astronomy #day #night #worldpoetryday Whilst morning skies bring an occasional dash of colour don’t forget to take your umbrella to see the light show When the sun goes to sleep a carefully choreographed carpet of velvet cascades across the sky with far off stars all trying to grab your attention Crab, Bull and RamContinue reading “Day or night”


#wdys Making the most of that precious opportunity, when in the field out of the last rays of sun, just before nightfall – Luna makes an appearance down below her – the children skip and jig and above them – feathered friends flap excited as night begins to fall children will be called in asContinue reading “Moondance”