Where to Flee for My Jubilee




Where to Flee for My Jubilee


This Jubilee year has flown

My seventieth has been rolled and mown

Party days have been squashed

I’ll be dinning on sausages and mash

No birthday cake, and no candles

Only breadcrumbs for the snails, life is a shambles

No presents or cards on the mantle

It’s time to unhitch Itmims, and throw on my sandals



Itmims; “Ivor’s Time Machime In Micro Space





Ivor Steven (c) July 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.

39 thoughts on “Where to Flee for My Jubilee”

  1. Woww..! A very happy birthday to my dear friend..! May God bless you with his abundance of love and blessings..! May you live your life with happiness and peace..! Enjoy your day Ivor..! Let’s celebrate..😊😊❤️

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  2. Let me send you a virtual slice of cake and wish you a very happy birthday for…tomorrow? It may already be today where you are! ITIMS really works 🤩🥳🎉🍰🎂

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    1. Thank you Ingrid .. yep . Tomorrow is today 🎶😊😎 and I don’t feel a day over 70 .. although that’s a false statement, . I’ve never been here before 😎😉🌏💕

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  3. HAP HAP HAPPY Birthday, Ivor!!!!!!!!!!!!! YAY!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! 🥳 🙂
    🎁 🎈 🧁 🍰 🎂 🎊 💐🎉
    Take an adventure on Itmims! The world is yours!
    I’m so so SO glad your Mom birth-ed you! The world has benefited greatly with you in it! Thank you for being such a wonderful friend!!! 🙂
    Birthday (((HUGS))) 🙂
    PS…the photos are so so SO sweet!!! 🙂

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    1. Thank thank you 😊
      Hi Carolyn .. the big SEVEN ZERO is a good achievement for me , .. Twenty One years ago I thought my life was finishing…
      but here I am .. a 20 year old ‘poet’ … and that was the furthest thing from my mind, all I wanted to do was to be able to go home and look after my beloved Carole. .. 😊🥲 … and I did, .. for her next Twelve beautiful years 💝💕❤️ .. I have a bottle of Champagne in fridge for the “Our” birthday party 🎶😊😎🥂

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  4. happy birthday again Ivor. Love the photos. Such a wonderful life, you bring joy and happiness with your words and special Ivor magic. Keep the time machine well oiled for your next adventure and till you can travel beyond physical borders. Hope your day is going great!

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