Penny Farthing

#poetry #victorian #transport #wheels Look at Me! on a Victorian street, a marvellous thing that’s hard to beat I rest by a wall where I stand up tall I can be seen by the noble the Blacksmith , and all My rider sits down on th’seat – wood and brass Awaiting a whistle Allowing himContinue reading “Penny Farthing”

Mathilda

IWM North, September 2018 an acrostic poem by inkdrop, on the newest arrival in the Main exhibition space of IWM North in Trafford…. Made up at the Locomotion works in Bolton A Machine to bring terror to the enemies eyes Thundering across land and desert Hot on the tail of any enemy Infantry In time,Continue reading “Mathilda”

Jams and Jaguars

#CFFC #LetterJ #BASIC A couple of photos taken from sessions at BASIC Clicks, the photography group i belong to at the Brain and Spinal injury centre in Salford for starters – here’s the Jaguar . And here’s some pics of some Jam (Raspberry) and Lemon curd, common thread ? all items were photographed at BASIC.Continue reading “Jams and Jaguars”

passenger

Passenger Salford, 2nd July 2017   An acrostic in response to the prompt   public service vehicles 🚗 a godsend for the pedestrian sailing down a local tarmac track near you in a spectrum of bright colours each one stopping to receive a customer note the people waiting to get on these great wheeled chargersContinue reading “passenger”