Whispers

Featured Image Above: A painting by cousin, Brian Steven.

 

Whispers

 

I whisper softly

But my soul is softer

I’ve a heart that beats strongly

But my soul is stronger

I’ve a voice that sings deeply

But my soul is deeper

Whispers, my feathered quill

Softly writing, my soul’s free will

 

Ivor Steven (c)Β  2020

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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.

28 thoughts on “Whispers”

    1. Thanks Mark, my cousin has quite a talent for painting, something he has taken up in his retirement years, he’s 79 now, and enjoys his newfound creative side…. He’s also written 2 novels… Wow πŸ˜‰πŸ˜Š

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  1. Your soul is beautiful, Ivor! It shines through in everything you do!
    A person’s soul is what matters most. And then it lives on, beyond our bodies. πŸ™‚

    OH! Your cousin Brian’s painting is wonderful! It reminds me of some old buildings I’ve visited in The West! πŸ™‚

    That song always touches my heart and brings the tears. “You see all I need’s a whisper in a world that only shouts.”
    (((HUGS)))
    PS…Thanks for your comments on my latest post! I responded to them…so come read them! πŸ™‚

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    1. I inherited Carole’s beautiful soul, she had the compassion of an angel…
      I’ll tell cuz Brian what you said, it’s a hobby he’s taken up in his retirement…. And he’s also written 2 novels., he’s my oldest cuz, 79, 10 years older..
      Yes the Passenger song was perfect for my poem..
      I’ll go over and have another look. πŸ’™πŸŒπŸŒΏ

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    1. Thank you again Nanette, it’s very kind of you to be reading and commenting on these recent poems… Sometimes I amaze myself at how productive my soul can be, because my works are not superficial, but from deep within me.. πŸ’™πŸŒπŸ’™πŸ˜‘

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