A Mist Of Summer Kisses (Revised)


My heart was pulsating

Like a child’s first day at the beach

Excitedly wide eyed, a wondrous sight

A vast seaside water world

My lips tasted the sea air

My hips plunged into refreshing salt water

The waves were not too steep

The ocean was not too deep

I’m almost alive

I’m almost at home

Here at the Ocean Grove beach

Here in ecstasy, sun, sand and surf

The place where friends met

The home of Tullawalla

The house where imagination began

The universe of my creative waves




Ivor Steven (c) Jan 2021

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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.

21 thoughts on “A Mist Of Summer Kisses (Revised)”

  1. I love the water…especially the ocean! Your photo, poem, and that video are all delights!
    Glad your creative waves got the chance to rise, roll, sparkle, flow! We all benefit from your word-waves! 🙂
    HUGS!!!
    🌊 🏖 🌊

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