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”

Tulips in the snow

#Napowrimo #Writeclub Another response to a writeclub prompt by yours truly cheers to Gary @ Writeclub for providing it The bulbs had sleeping all Winter waiting for a small hint of Spring they’d been waiting for the soil to warm up and thinking of the colour they’d bring So imagine then, to their surprise whenContinue reading “Tulips in the snow”

Snowy Peaks

#writephoto Somewhere up here , there’s a Number of sheep, celebrating the holidays Of course – among the white stuff you’ll only spot em When they move about Yet, at the moment – they’re blending in Shepherds keep an eye on the length of the pastures grass as over time – where the sheep areContinue reading “Snowy Peaks”

waiting on the snow

#weather There must be something wrong with the thermometer for the man at the met.office is suggesting we all wrap up snug and warm in the next few days His colleagues and pals say “its too warm for snow” but its hiding in the clouds while the winds are a go waiting for a mercuryContinue reading “waiting on the snow”

Atop the hill

#FFFC The hill climb through wind and snow was treacherous One false move and the tribe would tumble headlong down the mountain Their destination just over the other side of the snowy tops but for a brief moment sweet relief as the chieftain picked out his purse and the Hut Door Opened “Fifty Five HotContinue reading “Atop the hill”

Travel Issues

#promptuarium #travelissues #snow I A winters snowfall in the middle of spring was, how can you put it ? surprising II emergency scarves coats and gloves distributed from the boot to front and back seats III Waiting for the repair truck along with the others while sat in the white stuff going nowhere IV TheContinue reading “Travel Issues”


#napowrimo #promptuarium #weather #snow Someone should have seen it coming Northern skies were full of the stuff, but hadn’t dropped anything Out of nowhere, a small unassuming snowflake Went tumbling towards the ground, occasionally pushed by the winds Followed by a number of his classmates As they drifted , they clung on to each otherContinue reading “Snowfall”