#CYW #Chestnut 6th November 2019 Coming from two trees that hold its name Horse and Sweet varieties exist Each Autumn kids can be found playing games with conkers Sweet fare created from the conkers sibling Tartlets and pies and they’re even used at the Christmas table Note however – you can’t eat the conker UnlessContinue reading “Chestnut”


Octpowrimo, 29th October 2018 Signs that winter is on its way Quite inquisitive fellow made his way across the garden fence Under the fir trees and around the hyacinths In search, of something Round , red brown, and tasty to Restock his larder for winter Every now and then looking around, protecting his hide LookingContinue reading “Squirrel”

The master thief

Cheeky Sitting halfway up a tree Quietly observing his target Unaware they’re being watched In an Instant he’s jumping, and flying Rolling about on the picnic blanket and Ravishing the goodies laid out before him Escaping back the way he came – and raising a smile Loathe him ? some might, but he is aContinue reading “The master thief”

Pine Green

    #Coloryourworld #CYW #Green #Pine #acrostic #nature #forest   Perhaps its no mistake In noting you’re an evergreen Numbers of you gather on Each side of the forest road, pushing through the   Grasses as you do, Reaching high up into the sky of blue Every squirrel in the neighbourhood covets your seeds, andContinue reading “Pine Green”

Horse Chestnut Tree

This poem was originally written for I’m posting it under the Daily post Challenge Tree Horse Chestnut Tree by Brian F Kirkham Sat there regally, in his park, with brothers and sisters in an arc, The Horse Chestnut tree spends his day watching the children and adults at play. He’ll be there, sitting, everyContinue reading “Horse Chestnut Tree”