Every Ordinary Day

My poem here today was inspired by Colleen’s thoughtful post “Every Ordinary Day”, please click onto this link to read her article >> https://bikecolleenbrown.wordpress.com/2020/12/01/every-day-ordinary/

Every Ordinary Day

If you look up

There is air and sky

If you look backward

There goes the sunset

If you look forward

Here comes sunrise

If you look sideways

There shines the fullness of day

Look and you will feel

Nature sharing her love

Look and you will hear

Her crescendo of life’s adrenaline




Ivor Steven (c) December 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.

26 thoughts on “Every Ordinary Day”

  1. I clicked on the song and listened while I read your poem…they are perfect companions!
    I’m so grateful for ordinary days…and with such extraordinary delights in nature. πŸ™‚
    Wonderful poem, Ivor! It makes me smile SO big!!! πŸ™‚
    HUGS!!! πŸ™‚

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    1. I double posted this one.. “whoops”, because I forgot to do the “share” link… how so ironic… anyhow I’m here giggling to myself… I hope mother nature is giggling at me too…. πŸ˜€πŸŒ

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      1. We do indeed. Right now Just watching our first flakes of snow and became excited to see it. Not sure whether it will stay or turn to rain but it feels very chilly

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