#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”

Feathered Cacophony

Salford 26th September What happens early morning…when someone’s been generous with the birdseed! It begins quietly enough, the graceful movement of flapping wings stopping at an observation point whilst they check out the opposition The seed scatters , bouncing on the tarmac and feathered friends, in an instant become mortal enemies – as they nipContinue reading “Feathered Cacophony”


Cacophony It begins quietly enough the sound of birds waking from their nests and perching themselves on the sculpted columns of buildings the sound sweetly moves past the windows joined by a wail of a cat and a dog arguing over the stray beefburger dropped the night before the rumble of tyres – joined byContinue reading “Cacophony”


Crescendo The noise began softly enough as the orchestra’s strings began to play the flutes and the piccalos joined in with the tune led by an oboe and a bassoon to the listenener the music was perfectly poised as those there playing were joined by a bang and held in the air – silence itContinue reading “Crescendo”

Late Night Listening

Twenty to two you’re wide awake listening to the sounds that the night owls make   The rumble of goods from factory to store the bells of the crossings as the train tracks roar   Cool cats wail out their tunes on the corner sounding like a group of funeral mourners   And the hornsContinue reading “Late Night Listening”