Fly By

I read the latest post by my friend, Penny at The Why About This, and it created a stir in my mental juices as to what the world is currently facing. I had an image of a bird in my mind. So this poem was inspired by “When Words Overwhelm

Fly by night
Fly by free
Fly by flower
Fly by tree


Fly by day
Fly by sun
Fly by many
Fly by none


Fly by star
Fly by moon
Fly by sand
Fly by dune


Fly by summer
Fly by glow
Fly by winter
Fly by snow


Fly by country
Fly by state
Fly by anger
Fly by hate


Fly by sirens
Fly by flash
Fly by fallout
Fly by ash


Fly by death
Fly by strife
Fly by everywhere
Looking for life …


© A Forbes 2017

All images found on Google Images

Don’t let our world come to this.

Photo of the Month – February 2016

It was an overwhelming majority for the winner of February’s photo of the month. Two received one vote each, one received two, and the winner received 16. So I think that is a conclusive win.

2016 Week 8

Photo of the Month
February 2016

Photo of the Month – February 2016 – Voting Reminder

Only a couple of days left to vote for your photo of the month for February 2016 and will be the second that goes into the Photo of the year.

So far there has been three Photo of the Year competitions. First was won by Kim of Silently Heard Once, second was Arthur of Pouring My Art Out, and most recently was Cordelia’s Mum of … well … Cordelia’s Mom, Still.

Choose your favourite by clicking the dot beside the name of your preferred image in the box, and then click the round vote button.

2016 Week 6

Week 6

2016 Week 7

Week 7

2016 Week 8

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2016 Week 9

Week 9