Going to School

#Writeclub #School Early morning september and they’re leaving their underwater house travelling through the seaweed like an above ground country mouse Its time for a spot of learning from their tutor – Mrs Spratt about living among the water seaweed – this and that And lessons about keeping fit with the crustaceans and Mr Ray …

Covered

#Fowc #wdys #Children #Art #Garden #Paint The children of the Kindergarten wanted to play outside the nursery nurses brought out the colours and paper with lots of pride And from these miniature Rembrandts Rainbows formed in colourful arc And giggles and laughter could be heard on the grass as they painted things from the park …

Magic in the Now

#Autumn #Horsechestnut #Conkers #octpowrimo Autumnal (Image by Inky) Its already happening as the school kids were returning to English and maths The Big Deciduous were sending a Red Alert “Winters Coming!” As Lush green leaves turned Red, Yellow, Orange and Brown sending a message of change into town the colours much richer, bright and bolder …

Scent

#socs #scent Its travelling on the wind something you’re reminded of something from your adolescent youth up in the air – it triggers a memory engaging a moment from schooldays sweet as strawberries crafted before the school disco when engaging young beauties shared a moment with the new lads on the dancefloor taking their hands …

The overwhelming desire to straighten everything

#napowrimo #writeclub 6th April 2022 As always, with these prompts – a quick thank you to the provider Mel @ Writeclub you are a star! Photo by Miguel u00c1. Padriu00f1u00e1n on Pexels.com It’s not a compulsion, condition or whim but i’d be worried for the items on the desk of Miss Prim I’m all for …

Experimental

Photo by Kindel Media on Pexels.com it began quite simply with a litmus test sorting out acids from alkalis colours red and blue reactions of tiny pellets in beakers of different solution watching them dance in the bubbles as they fizzed away changing solutions creating new things turning acids and alkalis into physical coloured crystal …

Jam Roly Poly

#food #baking #pudding #jam #custard Egg Sugar Flour and Butter combine with fruit for something after tea a little thing that’s fruity and sweet with a layer that’s simply utter delicious, flavoursome and buttery its the fruit covered layer – that gives it a swirl served up with custard its hard to beat a childhood …

Back to school

There was a sullen look over breakfast Samantha pushed her bacon and eggs around the plate Summertime was over – it was the start of a new term “Do I have to go” she pleaded, at the person opposite her at the table “I could always say i’m not well….” The newspaper opposite her ruffled …