Shadows and Reflections

#Napowrimo #Writeclub #Reflections #Shadows with thanks to Mark Marusic @ Writeclub for the prompt. I A sunny day on a bank holiday morn walking through the local green there’s not a cloud in the sky but what’s that dark mass behind you? nothing to fear – its only your shadow II Sat on a parkContinue reading “Shadows and Reflections”


#writephoto Creepy limestone steps turning and twisting rising up higher and higher as they meet daylight Ascending the steps a bit of a task be careful as you climb and look out for those handholds Walls wet from last nights rain Dawn showing sunlight from an open door that isn’t there Sunshine – a promiseContinue reading “Stairwell”

The luckiest guy alive

Title prompt : C/o John Cooper Clarke Scattered the seed under a spruce based siding noting the date and time someone must have been looking over me, – hail mary moment – for in the redness of the sky – came a flash of light next thing you know, enough raindrops for the buried seedContinue reading “The luckiest guy alive”


#writeclub #cheerful Things are looking up colours exploding in the local green as sunshine appears through the the clouds little birds chirping to one and all as Mum and dad deliver breakfast from above their song filling the air as you walk by “Hello, Hello” they cheep and chirp as they try to grab yourContinue reading “Cheerful”


#fffc To some, it seemed normal they spent thousands to come to this tropical paradise took a fortnight away, then sat on the sun loungers, out in the sands feeling the burn….sipping sunny cocktails to others, they pondered why you would do all of that for one week flat and spend the next seven sun-filledContinue reading “Hiding”

Change in the weather

Salford, 28th August 2020 The bird’s seem to have got the message The mercury is in retreat A nip in the air – you’re feeling As you’re heading down the street Clouds of grey are gathering waiting for their time to sprinkle their raindrops down on the ground blocking out the sunshine And while coldContinue reading “Change in the weather”

Taking Five

#Relaxation #Elephant #Watering hole Pampering after a long day in the african sunshine catching rainbows in their homemade bubbles younger members of the family directing streams of water towards either mum or dad reaction – a rockabye in either trunk while in muddier spots – hippo’s are happy in their holes

The Buskers Dilemma

Their pitch was in the perfect location Their routine rehearsed to perfection and for once – the sun was shining No problem with people passing by, or pigeons up in the blue sky they had a crowd, who cheered laughed and cried They sung out most of the afternoon till the dawn of the appearingContinue reading “The Buskers Dilemma”