Recipe for Success

#Writeclub #Recipeforsuccess Photo by Anastasia Ilina-Makarova on Pexels.com What makes up a successful day? Recipes vary – so make it your way curious minds working together in a task putting in an effort for the public when asked solving dilemmas in imaginative ways and providing answers to all in a day giving directions so people …

Throwing the dice

I They say that cats are lucky They say they’ll always thrive They say they’re just like humans with character and drive one thing they don’t tell you you’re happy to be alive II Playing cards with the reaper as if you have the time listening to the clock hand or even the bells chime …

What makes me

#Octpowrimo #Whoami A notable thing is character Being ones self Creative experiences that Define who you are Even if its the only thing they’ll know you for A few bumps and scratches along the way Brain ops and chicken pox two little obstacles Cerebral Palsy and “Juvenile arthritis” the other Determination to walk and overcome …

What’s Awesome?

#Fowc #Awesome Salford 4th June 2019 If this reads a bit like a list – It’s not supposed to be! Things I’ve done, Places I’ve seen Being a cog as part of a much larger machine Taking up writing as self – therapy Helping out run some great events for free Imperial war museum , …

Commitment

An acrostic in response to Iscriblrs freedom of expression challenge Could it be Over time and days Moments you would call ‘voluntary’, were Much more that that, as In time you invest … something more than money The effort, the graft and all for Mere thanks for filling in the role Expected Noted perhaps, at …

Inky takes to the water

Venue : HMS Belfast, London Date : 20th February 2018 Early morning for me yesterday, as i took up the chance to visit another branch of the Imperial War Museum. As a Member of the Volunteer Team at IWM North, I’d been to Duxford, and Headquarters in London…but yesterday gave me the opportunity to visit …

Summat’s Brewing

Tea Salford, 29th June 2017 New day, new morning, New opportunity. Granted, it might not be paid.  But I’m working with some great people I’m approaching my new role with little baby steps (odd for a 40-odd yr old) and all with a smile! taking and delivering orders, brewing cuppas, washing pots and pans and …

Fashion on the Ration

Salford 5th January 2017 This afternoon, I’ve been helping out at Imperial War Museum North just over the bridge from Salford, by the banks of the Manchester ship canal. Regular readers will know I help out with the computers on the “Your History” information point and throughout the Main exhibition space.  Well, Today I’ve been directing visitors by …