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Garden Nature

Fuschia

#CYW #Fuschia

watercolour from stock art of fuschias

Floating in the warmth of summer

under their pink ballerina dresses – purple petticoats

swaying in the gentle breeze

colour to brighten up anyone’s day

hard to miss – even though they try to be

incognito

a wonder for visiting birds and bees

Categories
Flowers Garden Photography Poetry

Ballerinas

Salford 12th September 2019

Ballerinas : Painting by Inky using Painter Essentials 6


They woke up one spring morning,
at the light of the sun
Bobbing around in a gentle breeze
their dancing – just begun

Over the long grass and daisies they dropped
as their coloured dresses flipped and flopped
and as they danced round in the wind
the daisies waited for the breeze to recind

Duetting with the dandelions
as their seed just flew away
wondering who – apart from the wind
that they would like to play

Pink and purple parading in pairs
above a daisy covered shower
among the blades of fresh green grass
a wonderful coloured flower
Categories
Garden Poetry

Blue-Violet

#CYW #Blue-Violet #Colours

Tuesday 13th August 2019

Some say this flower

Has its own unique place in the flowerbed

As it’s not blue, or violet – and please

Do Not call it Purple – there’s far too much blue in

Each of its petals

Some call it Violet-blue, but gardeners know it as Blue-Violet

Categories
Food Poetry

Brambles

Born on a spikey berry bush

Purple / pink fruit bursting with flavour

bursting with juice – pressed to the touch

cooked down in a pan – to a tasty mush

turned into jelly – a taste to savour

spread over bread – or sometimes toast

kids enjoy the tastes so much

Breakfast time they enjoy them the most

Categories
Outdoor Pursuits Poetry

Conquered

#OctPoWriMo

6th October 2018

You’ve been trying to climb that hill for a while now

facing off against its challenges

its crags, sharp sides and slippy hand holds

not to mention the wet slate underneath

dark purples your pals as you rose

overcoming every obstacle in your way

take in the rewards at the top

the view of the blue sky – its lovely.

Categories
Art Colours Poetry

Vibrant

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Various colours come together

In union to

Bring a smile to peoples faces

Rainbows of bright

And brilliant shades come together

Note how the primaries of red, blue and yellow merge and

Transform into the secondaries  of Orange, Green and Purple

Categories
Colours Poetry writing

Color your world – Month 4

Small Jelly Beans
Small fruit jelly beans in many colors.

The Final Hurdle – and I’m pleased to report – I passed it!

Here’s a list of the colour poems for month 4 of the Colouryourworld Challenge.

Hope you enjoy reading the poems as much as I did writing them

Inky.

https://inkdropblog.wordpress.com/2017/04/01/razzle-dazzle-rose/

https://inkdropblog.wordpress.com/2017/04/02/orchid/

https://inkdropblog.wordpress.com/2017/04/03/red-violet/

https://inkdropblog.wordpress.com/2017/04/04/eggplant/

https://inkdropblog.wordpress.com/2017/04/05/cerise/

https://inkdropblog.wordpress.com/2017/04/06/wild-strawberry/

https://inkdropblog.wordpress.com/2017/04/07/magenta/

https://inkdropblog.wordpress.com/2017/04/08/lavender/

https://inkdropblog.wordpress.com/2017/04/08/cotton-candy/

https://inkdropblog.wordpress.com/2017/04/10/violet-red/

https://inkdropblog.wordpress.com/2017/04/11/pink-carnation/

https://inkdropblog.wordpress.com/2017/04/12/razzamatazz/

https://inkdropblog.wordpress.com/2017/04/13/jazzberry-jam/

https://inkdropblog.wordpress.com/2017/04/13/piggy-pink/

https://inkdropblog.wordpress.com/2017/04/15/blush/

https://inkdropblog.wordpress.com/2017/04/15/tickled-pink/

https://inkdropblog.wordpress.com/2017/05/01/pink-sherbet/

https://inkdropblog.wordpress.com/2017/05/01/maroon/

https://inkdropblog.wordpress.com/2017/05/01/red/

https://inkdropblog.wordpress.com/2017/05/01/radical-red/

https://inkdropblog.wordpress.com/2017/05/01/mauvellous/

https://inkdropblog.wordpress.com/2017/05/01/wild-watermelon/

https://inkdropblog.wordpress.com/2017/05/01/scarlet/

https://inkdropblog.wordpress.com/2017/05/01/salmon/

https://inkdropblog.wordpress.com/2017/05/01/brick-red/

https://inkdropblog.wordpress.com/2017/05/01/blank-canvas/

https://inkdropblog.wordpress.com/2017/05/01/timberwolf/

https://inkdropblog.wordpress.com/2017/05/01/silver/

https://inkdropblog.wordpress.com/2017/05/02/pencil-drawing/

https://inkdropblog.wordpress.com/2017/05/03/deep-space-darkness/

and for those looking for the other months 🙂

Color your world – Month 3

Color your world – Month 2

Color Your World – Month 1

Categories
Acrostic Colours Flowers Garden Nature Parks Poetry

Lavender

lavender#coloryourworld #cyw #lavender #nature #poetry

like most flowers, this plant has a most delightful

aroma, which is released when you pass its light

violet stalks.

each stalk contains an individual

note of

delightful fragrance, leading to

every butterfly in the garden

returning to your flowers to gain another sniff

Categories
Acrostic Cooking Food Holidays Pleasures Poetry

Eggplant

#coloryourworld #cyw #eggplant

eggplant

Everybody cooking knows about the eggplant –

great addition to a stew – and staple of Mediterranean cooking

good baked in the oven , stewed or even in a soup

purple in colour – though some mistake it for black

liked by vegetarians for its meaty texture

a fruit of its plant, though its referred as a vegetable

nice to eat in a salad with a dressing

together with feta, olive oil, olives and tomatoes – a wonderful supper dish

Categories
Acrostic Colours Fashion Poetry

Purple pizazz

#coloryourworld #cyw #purplepizazz

 

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Punk princess hits the dancefloor

In a purple ensemble – to grab your eye

Zest for life – shown as she waltzes in her size nines

And the crowd watches her move around the floor

Zany hair in a neon style – watch her

Zip around the floor in a plastic dress, of the same colour