I was lucky to be out with my Mum having lunch in a local restaurant and we were told that the planes that were going to be flying to London to do a formation flypast for the Queen’s Jubilee were actually going to fly over our heads.
Life is full of unexpected surprises, sometimes good and sometimes bad. This time is was so lovely to see the planes fly over in formation and later to watch the news and see the same planes being enjoyed by Her Majesty the Queen on the balcony at Buckingham palace.
again!” Daniel gave a peas plea as his Mother placed a big bowl of them on the dinner table. forlorn
“Yes, Dear, peas. You always
at them, but they are full of vitamin c, so I want to see you put plenty on your plate” balk
When she walked out of the room again, his Sister gave him a sly look.
“Yes, Daniel, you should give peas a chance,” She said, in an
bit of wordplay. adorable
Then she gave a
as her brother pulled back his fork and fired several peas at her. yelp
of the peas bounced off of her head and a few rolled along the dining room floor and into the kitchen. flight
“Daniel!” Screamed their Mother. They were like this every Sunday when they came round for dinner. You wouldn’t have thought they were now both grown-ups!
Copyright: Kristian Fogarty 27/January/2019
Written in response to the following word prompts:
FOWC with Fandango — Forlorn
When clouds block the sun,
yet bring no rain.
When you toil for hours,
without any gain.
When you take all the medication,
yet still feel the pain.
That is the disappointment I feel.
Continue reading Take Flight – A poem
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Past obscuring lines of rain
I see the waiting aeroplane
A rising panic grips my chest
Like pangs of
I take a pill to ease my stress
The panic pains soon regress
I conquered fear, my mental plight
Now it’s my maiden Pilots flight
Won’t you fly with me?
This poem was written for Kat Myrman’s Twittering Tales Challenge:
Twittering Tales #131 – 9 April 2019
I have also included the following word prompts:
Word Prompt: Dreamer
Action and Vision make dreams reality
Be a dreamer then take flight