Water-logged Boots – Ivor Steven

My poem ‘Water-logged Boots, published at FREE VERSE REVOLUTION, and thank you to Kristiana for your kind consideration of my piece…

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G'day, and welcome to my blog site. My name is Ivor Steven, I live in Geelong, Australia. I'm an ex-industrial chemist, and a retired plumber, and a former Carer of my wife(Carole), for 30 years, who suffered from severe MS. I Write poetry about those personal thoughts, throughout and beyond my life as a Carer. I've been blogging for over 2 years, and writing poems for 19 years. Of course a lot of my poems are about my favourite subject Carole, but since I've been blogging my writings have become quite varied, humourous, mystical, observational, and even a few monster/horror poems.

46 thoughts on “Water-logged Boots – Ivor Steven”

    1. Thank you Pallavi, whenever and wherever, I have a poem published, it’s a great thrill for me… haha .. I jump around like a big kid… even after all these years… I’m 68, but writing is a lovely joy for me……xx

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      1. Well the heart doesn’t care about numbers but passion and clearly writing is your heart’s passion. I wish you soo many more jumps of pleasure. πŸ‘πŸ’•

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  1. OH! YAY and Congrats, Ivor! (I love this poem…it’s one of my all-time favs of your poems! And believe me it’s hard to pick any favs, because all of your poems are fav-worthy!)
    A well-deserved honor for you!
    Coop and I will do the Happy Dance to celebrate you!!! πŸ™‚
    HUGS!!! πŸ™‚

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    1. I do love this poem… as I was able to capture so much of my life, in such a short dramatic piece…. and I’ve just post my article about my 13th Tullawalla Poetry Booklet …called … “Waterlogged Boots”…. such a glorious coincidence for me….xxxxx


    1. Thank you Irma, it’s been a lovely week for me. Yesterday, I was fortunate enough to have Gina visit me here in Geelong, and we spent the day touring the local beaches, although it was wet and windy, we had lovely a time together. πŸŒπŸ’™πŸ˜Š

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      1. She is mainly writing on Instagram, something went wrong with her WP site..
        I’m sure she would love to hear from you…. alifelesslived_ if you have Instagram….. Cheers xx

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