Crestfallen/Change

#Octpowrimo It’s happening Count to three and watch the children of the horse chestnut tree make a break for independence The leaves have been screaming without saying a word all through the summer, “look at me” they yelled as deciduous colour went from green to red till north wind and west wind wanted to play …

Fallen

#writeclub #apples #fruit #fallen #octpowrimo crestfallen apples (Image by Inky) They looked so lovely sat hanging on the spots on the apple tree But with harvest arriving the winds and the rain decided to pick the brightest and best Tumbling and Turning and Taking a spin, Their egos bruised Traversing towards the garden lawn Some …

Apple and Pear

Photo by Pixabay on Pexels.com A crisp little thing perhaps sharp but definitely clean positioned on the fruit tree until lopped off or dropped by the wind, when it ends up in a pie, or mashed up for juice Photo by mali maeder on Pexels.com Perfectly balanced in the hand each one ready to be …

Lemon Meringue Pie

#Napowrimo #Food #Character I when i was made i promised a lot zesty , light and zingy fresh tasting lemon cloudlike meringue and a buttery biscuit base II Each spoonful supposedly taking you off to the greens of the med where my fruit grew and blue skies shone III Initial reactions – Brilliant till about …

A thought on Flight

#Poetry #Flight #writeclub Photo by Sam Willis on Pexels.com like a host of enthusiastic raindrops passing the window with colour like an apple and pear racing to reach the grass below like that fruit falling into a copper pan and resting on a pie crust like a host of travelling blossoms moved along by the …

A fruity San-San

#fruit #tree #pie #San-San Growing against the stone tudor wall hanging fruit ripens for the pie coming from the tree but once a season the fruit answers the cooks call as over the garden young birds do fly could this be why its baked with haste there could be no other plausible reason to deprive …

Home cooking

#promptuarium #home #cooking I Classical scholars sat in ivory towers will tell you – being far away there’s nothing better than the tastes of home II Preparation for the evening meal is everything – Peeled and chopped and ready – for roasting, grilling, baking or boiling of course – salad greens? just need rinsing and …

Something to look forward to

#Baking #food #pie #apple #pudding #writeclub Salford, 10th June 2020 The preparation seemed endless the pie dish lined with the finest pastry rolled out , sugared and buttered now sat there waiting for the filling The Smell of Bubbling Bramley apples merging together with sugar, nutmeg and cinnamon attracts the local feathered residents looking longingly …