Rising Up

Written for Mindlovemisery’s Menagerie Photo Challenge. Photo credit: Tanya Grant. The trees started off small Tiny compared to their parents The saplings sleeping in their bed of soil The animals that lived there Shared the spoils, feeding the tree while eating the fruit And slowly the trees headed for the sky and from the tops littleContinue reading “Rising Up”


#MLMM #Photochallenge Written for the Mindlovemisery’s Menagerie Photo Challenge prompt. Photo credit: One Big Photo. He sat atop the conquered stone admiring the view cycling his way to the very top for a moment or two Looking out to heaven and down among the hills where the clouds amassed around his feet sitting there all still StandingContinue reading “Achievement”

ideal view

#MLMM From the top of the tower he had an ideal view of the comings and goings down below Looking down he could see all the cars and the buses making their way through the big city And as they moved through the city big as they were – the people looked like tiny antsContinue reading “ideal view”


#MLMM I Maybe, the street artists didn’t fully appreciate the craftsmanship in the door Leaving their unique marks upon the abandoned entrance II The humble tree turned into something to block out the weather for the owner of the modern day cave III Great! Iron works abound Securely locked across the gap but a questionContinue reading “Entrances”


#MLMM #Photochallenge It was a dank, dark and horrible place a place where refuse men didn’t want to explore – but had to the kids left mindless tags on the wall the bin men gave the street artists a call covering tags with spray painted art mindless marks – disappeared – that was a startContinue reading “Graffiti”

Hidden Away

#MLMM Take a look. If you were distracted by the yellow tulips Massed on the carpet of green Everyone knows – you would have missed it Look again – it’s there sitting on the Edge of the vast expanse of water Some might say its daft masquerading as a molehill – but Silliness is aContinue reading “Hidden Away”

Old Friends

#MLMM #Photochallenge A shaggy reunion the dogs from the pound now happily re-homed in new homes around They all know each other from their time inside where they spent time together a moment of pride And the big dogs taught the little how to sit, beg and stay so they knew what to do whenContinue reading “Old Friends”


#MLMM #Photochallenge There were moments , she hated the winter weather The rain, the snow and the biting hail but while everyone was locked inside held in by the invisible bug she was grateful for messages being sent across island waters by the four winds north south east and west