Author Archives: kevinjones21

With heavy hearts we have to share the news that Kevin passed away on the 3rd July after a long cancer journey. He will be sadly missed by many. Thank you for supporting him with his hobbies, they have been … Continue reading

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Father’s Day 2021. 20 July 2021.

Father’s Day (c) Kevin Jones 2021. Today is Father’s Day a time to thank your Dad, For all of the things he has done for you that makes you feel so glad. But there is another side to the coin … Continue reading

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Poem – Christmas Carol. 19 June 2021.

Christmas Carol (c) Kevin Jones 2021 Christmas Carol There is a woman down our way that just loves Christmas, She doesn’t care for other days – she just wants those to pass. Everyday she shops for gifts and puts on … Continue reading

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Poem – Just Like Home. 17 July 2021.

Just like home (c) Kevin Jones 2021 Just like home Just before our first child was born, We purchased a static caravan it was a bit tired and worn. But it was our holiday retreat and a great place too, … Continue reading

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Poem – The Tadpole. 16 July 2021.

The Tadpole (c) Kevin Jones. Tadpole I am a tiny tadpole swimming in a garden pond, With the cooling water and the sun upon my back it is a place that I am very fond. For fourteen to sixteen weeks … Continue reading

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Poem – Euros 2020. 15 July 2021.

Euros 2020 (c) Kevin Jones Euros 2020 The tournament has started a year after planned, All the stadia allowing a few spectators but travel in reality is banned. A player collapsed and nearly died whilst playing in a game, His … Continue reading

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Update

Just a quick note to let you know that I am feeling a lot better than in recent weeks and am now beginning a recovery phase. I am not quite ready to return to social media just yet but I … Continue reading

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News – no updates today

I am feeling a little “under the weather today” so I will not producing any weather or poetry blogs today. I hope to be back to normal service tomorrow

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Poem – Work. 16 May 2021.

Work (c) Kevin Jones 2021 Work I cannot ever understand those folk that don’t like work, It is one of my biggest pleasures and something I will never shirk. From the young man at the college and later in the … Continue reading

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16 May 2021. Weather report, pollutant level and pollen count for the Hammerwich, Burntwood, Brownhills, Lichfield and Walsall areas.

TodY is going to be very similar, weather wise, to yesterday with a 70% risk of rain, some brighter spells and regular cloud cover. a real mixed bag of weather. The major difference today is the wind direction which will … Continue reading

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Early Morning Haiku – Winners and loser. 16 May 2021

Early Morning Haiku – Winners and loser (c) Kevin Jones. Winners and Losers It is not the score That says if you win in life It is your attitude.

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Poem – There is no place like home. 15 May 2021.

There Is No Place Like Home (c) Kevin Jones There Is No Place Like Home There is no place like home or so the saying goes, It is the place where you receive support to make sure that everything flows. … Continue reading

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15 May 2021. Weather report for the Hammerwich, Burntwood, Brownhills, Lichfield and Walsall areas.

The satellite and radar images are showing plenty of rain cloud area our are particularly this morning. These clouds bring a 70% risk of rain in our area. It will be another cool day with a top temperature of 12c … Continue reading

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Early Morning Haiku – Unwell. 15 May 2021

Early Morning Haiku – Unwell (c) Kevin Jones 2021 Unwell Feeling unwell? It will happen at times Tomorrow can change all.

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Poem – Pain. 14 May 2021.

Pain (c) Kevin Jones 2021. Pain What is this pain tearing me in two? It is really bad I would not wish it on you. My stomach is aching so very bad, It affects my mood and makes me sad. … Continue reading

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14 May 2021. Weather forecast, air pollutant and pollen count levels for Hammerwich, Burntwood, Brownhills, Lichfield and Walsall areas.

Today is going to be a generally cloudy day with the occasional brighter spells this afternoon. There is rain this morning to both the west and east of our patch but neither system is likely to reach our “patch”. The … Continue reading

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Early Morning Haiku – Life’s cards. 14 May 2021

Early Morning Haiku – Life’s cards (c) Kevin Jones 2021 Life’s cards to your like? You have an option to fold. I choose to play on.

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Poem – Travelling To School During The 70s General Strike. 13 May 2021.

Travelling to school during the 70s General Strike (c) Kevin Jones Travelling To School During The 70s General Strike. There were some strange times in the seventies, With the country on a three day disruption with no obvious remedies. Coupled … Continue reading

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13 May 2021. Weather report, pollutant level and pollen count for the Hammerwich, Burntwood, Brownhills, Lichfield and Walsall areas.

It will be an often cloudy day today and with the NE it could also feel a little chilly at times. We are 60% likely of receiving further rain showers today. These will be mainly in the afternoon and early … Continue reading

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Early Morning Haiku – Breakfast. 13 May 2021

Early Morning Haiku – breakfast (c) Kevin Jones 2021 Breakfast When breaking the fast Choose wisely what you eat Food feeds the brain too.

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