Recite Inky, enters the TARDIS again....and lands in Our Lady of Mount Carmel RC High...third year english..and the origins of his poetry I recall old wooden benches - the ones with (ironically) the old inkwell's set into the base. Mountains of Books handed down from pupil to pupil and placed strategically on what i'd now … Continue reading Recite
A San-San for the Daily post prompt Grainy Born from the bakers creative mind A Combination of skill, talent, water seed King at breakfast time Every body by the toaster will find Round soft boiled eggs, to fill the need If cereal's a missing - and there's no jam Eaten before the school bell chime … Continue reading The loaf
Construct It begins simply enough, a simple bucket of bricks stacked up from top to bottom till at last - they topple oh what fun! The next thing you know you're building a wall with stuff from the sea and occasionally it falls oh what fun
Foggy a cold morning on a Salford autumn day the vapour gathering round lampposts neon attempts in vain to cut through roads deserted for miles dipped headlights order of the day yet no ones on the road school patrols in day glo uniform stand lonesome all football ⚽️ matches in the schoolyard called as score draws … Continue reading walking through pea soup
Grit by brian f kirkham Great determination to succeed Ready to take on a challenge - that's what I see In the kids of the streets in my home town Today
Uniform Our Lady of Mount Carmel RC High School, 1987 Stood inside the "New" Amalgamated school by Buile Hill Park, in Salford. Two sets of kids awaiting to go off to lessons - but first - the set up of forms The classes had to be put together - Cathedral with St Lawrence's. you couldn't … Continue reading The Old School tie….
Relieved The message responded to, the seed of panic begins to grow old faces from the past you haven't seen for years Contact - thin on the ground Telephone - no obvious sound haven't seen many of them around feeling like a lost and found As day grows near - you wander more … Continue reading Relief!