Category: Writings

Things I write, poems, stories, other!

Confessions of a Summer Parent – #TheGoodStuff

There is no denying that the summer can be a challenge; six long weeks of a school holiday to entertain children who are used to having something to do constantly for at least 6 hours each day. To add to that you still have to do real life; your job, housework, shopping, visiting, preparing, looking …

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Country Kids

  A Country Kids from the Garden Checking out the garden, Seeing what we can find looking for nature and Bugs of all kind. Lots of mud to dig in and adventures to have. Jumping in puddles and Needing a bath. We find a small snail and the kids name him Sid Then the day ends, But we loved all we …

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There are no words

Earth is lighter, as an angel has left Our hearts are heavier with sorrow Taken too soon, there are no words Will be missed more than anyone could know

A Birthday Message

Lest we forget!

Lest we forget, All those who were there Lest we forget, Those who care Lest we forget, Those who give and gave Lest we forget, Those who Save Lest we forget, Those who stand for right Lest we forget, Those who fight Lest we forget, Those not coming home Lest we forget, Those who roam …

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Sixty Word Story – 10th October 2011

Throwing pieces of paper in the direction of the bin!  That’s what Lily had been doing for six hours. Would get so many words in, and not like it, make a mistake or give up!  She never thought it would be this hard; it was a bit of fun, just a laugh! Why couldn’t she …

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Mars Bar Limerick

I asked for a topic to write a poem about on twitter and this is the result of one reply, so dedicated to @Shortbloke There once was a mars bar bought By a bloke who was a little bit short He ate it dipped in red sauce which was yucky of course and stopped eating …

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Sixty Word Story – 17th September 2011

The building was swaying first to the left then to the right as if it was dizzy. The outside colour was more grey than it had been before. Everyone inside had heard sneezing, sniveling and sobbing. Now they were all outside, staring, waiting, watching as the building got worse, as though illness had taken hold, …

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Sixty Word Story – 10th September 2011

There were three different houses on Bacon Way, all of the residents had one thing in common; the same foe! There was no reason the enemy had taken a dislike to them, but to cut a very long story short, two of the houses were destroyed, and they now all live together with a very …

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Sixty Word Story – 3rd September 2011

One, two, it’s me and you Three, four, we are on the floor Five, six, the clock ticks Seven, eight, we are laying straight Nine, ten, don’t know when Ten, Nine, we are feeling fine Eight, seven, almost in heaven Six, Five, we’re barely alive Four, three, the pressure is on me Two, one and …

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