The Hole

#hole #street #road It began innocently enough big red signs at the junctions where side streets joined the road simply stating “Footpath Closed” When the sun had gone to sleep and the crows were in their nests slowly, the machines began creeping Amber lights passing bedroom windows as they slept before builders stopped for a …

Wild Upminster

#writeclub While the humans are sleeping under the sodium lamps – the animals party up and down the streets they go playing in the peoples greens and carefully trimmed fruit tree They’re making a wonderous din crashing over wheelie bins and feasting on the leftovers all hidden from human ear by two plates of glass …

Hot Magenta

#CYW #HotMagenta Salford Street sign – in Hot Magenta Its not what you’d call a subtle colour and it couldn’t be called pink or purple a fiery marriage where red meets blue but mother nature seems to like using their off spring to bring a bit of eye catching colour to the garden look around …

Abandoned (Derelict)

#FFFC #Abandoned #Derelict #Brokenwindows with thanks to Aron Jäger@unsplash.com for providing the Image I remember the weeks before the builders moved in the children, were now learning – in bright shiny blocks up the road in the next district whilst the old building sat – a nest for the birds and a target for vagabonds …

Glass

In response to Glass I. Under tremendous heat Sand melts down into clear globules which form into a clear substance Its clear to see   II. If we didn’t have glass we would probably be Living in Caves (letting the wind in)   III. Magical substance Liquid then solid Forming  beaker Holding drinks   IV. …