Building Blocks

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        



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


Bottle Behind every cordial known to kids On the Supermarket shelf The humble glass bottle - A marvel of invention Take it off the shelf - consume the fruity contents - and return as soon as possible Lots of kids lined up outside the newsagents Expecting a shiny silver coin for "Takin' the bockles back"


Discover I watched in awe as the lights twinkled in the glow of a winters moon   Cold air and Crisp Snow gently drift on northern greens painting the lawns white   Trees collecting snow up high in their green branches the evergreens trick   Church bells ring out - as Rainbow coloured lights shine out "A Joyful Christmas" … Continue reading Discovery


  I remember... Walking across wet grass on a summers day Waiting with anticipation on exam day Wishing the docs and nurses would stop prodding me with needles Wanting to talk to that girl in the park with the brown hair Wading into cool blue waters on a perfect beach Waddling through water watching the … Continue reading Remembering