“Tullawalla’s” Running Stitch

My new book “Tullawalla”, has now been released and to order the book, here are the links … Although at the moment the book is still “Temporally Available” at Barnes & Noble !!

Barnes and Noble..  Tullawalla by Ivor Steven, Kerri Costello, Hardcover | Barnes & Noble® (barnesandnoble.com) 

Amazon..  Amazon.com: Tullawalla eBook: Steven, Ivor, Costello, Kerri, Harris, patricia: Books 

www.books2read.com/Tullawalla

“Inspiration is some mysterious blessing which happens when the wheels are turning smoothly.” ~ Quentin Blake.

This Saturday, the Weekend Challenge “Weekly Prompts” is Wheels . Please go over and vivsit their fabulous site by clicking on >> Here.


Tullawalla’s” Running Stitch


Who is responsible for breaking my spinning top

The cogs of a Noble Press have suddenly stopped


Some say the wheel paused on a computer glitch

Others heard a dying mouse squeal like a witch

My niece saw a kangaroo jump on the ink switch

I have been told the illustrations are the hitch




That has been the organization’s weekly pitch

It’s time they fixed the son-of-a- bitch

And rewound “Tullawalla’s” running stitch

Because here in Geelong I have developed a nervous twitch





Ivor Steven (c) April 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.

34 thoughts on ““Tullawalla’s” Running Stitch”

      1. You shouldn’t feel embarrassed, these things are sent to try us. None of it is your fault, and I imagine some very well known authors have experienced those very same problems.

        All will be well – I know it 🙂❤️

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  1. Oh, gosh! 😦 I’m sorry to hear this…hope all can be resolved soon!
    I know this is very frustrating. 😦
    Don’t even think about a ditch (or ditching)…keep the faith! 😉 I had to add an -itch word to my comment. 😀
    (((HUGS))) 🙂

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