#Fowc #Battle There’s always fighting somewhere…. Land, Places Resources, Religion All led by crackpot ideas and beliefs Of course, the one’s leading the charge Disappear off to the back of the crowd While his (or her) men are fighting it out Leaving them chance – to act all statesmanlike at a memorial of stone withContinue reading “Battle”

Roman Wall – Mamucium

Manchester, 26th July 2016 In honour of the Roman Wall at Manchester’s Castlefield I wrote this brief little ditty. Pulled it out of the leaves of Notebook 1 so I can share it with you all (Artwork created by me – using Corel Painter) Ave! My friend.  and welcome!, sit down.  rest, as you enter this garrisonContinue reading “Roman Wall – Mamucium”

Desertion at Breakfast

A relation of Humpty dumpty Lies soul less on the plate His remains will soon be headed Down the bin or nearest grate His guard detail, was a little poor Soldiers round him …. three or four But though in number, they gained a tan As part of the big egg disposal plan Encircled roundContinue reading “Desertion at Breakfast”