A response to the prompt Roots by Brian F Kirkham for the Inkwell Salford 8th May 2017 Like any other little seed, you need time to grow grasp the air spread some branches And when the time is right charged with energy and excitement you’ll take your own flight before landing on the soil of … Continue reading Roots

On the record

Record Old box files a tale of someone’s life diaries , holding memories from long ago photos of holidays from far off places sitting next to journals of journeys gone by memories frozen in a moment time captured in an object the cv…course of life ?…doesn’t come close as you open the lid, and moments … Continue reading On the record

Mountain Meadow

#coloryourworld #cyw #mountainmeadow Salford, 22nd February 2017   Lakeland, painting from photo by B.F.Kirkham Mountain Meadow, this colour takes me back to a particular time in my life when my old boots would come off theĀ stack in the hallway and i’d journey with mates up and down the motorway go north – and meet up … Continue reading Mountain Meadow

Sea green

#coloryourworld #cyw #seagreen I walked out on the sea toward ocean blue the fish šŸŸ they were keen they followed me too   waves gently moving from sea onto shore minnows circling round my feet on the sea floor   and out there in the shallows the waters light blue green a gem of crystal … Continue reading Sea green


#Coloryourworld #Cyw #Forestgreen Walking through the forest on a summers morning the sun peeking through the trees to say hello new hairdo’s for all – their old leaves forming a carpet below they make a wonderful crunch as you step through them and waking up to theĀ sound of the leaves ? a family of squirrels … Continue reading Forest