Spring’s Renewal

Spring has sprung again

With a burst of sunshine

Between old storm clouds and new rain

While life’s decor is being redesigned


Winter’s open wounds

Are washed clean

Last year’s fragile blooms

Are due back on the scene





Ivor Steven (c) October 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.

43 thoughts on “Spring’s Renewal”

  1. OH*MY*GOODNESS*GRACIOUS! YAY, spring! YAY, Ivor! Your photos, your poem, and Mr. Wait’s song are a beautiful tribute to spring! 🙂
    🌞 💐 🌷 🌹 🌺 🌸 🌼 🌻 🌞
    (((HUGS))) 🙂
    PATS and RUBS to Sir Frankie! 🙂

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    1. Thank you Pragalbha .. another one of my double edged pieces … here I am using the beauty of a new spring, as a metaphor for our recovery/renewal from the clutches of ‘Covid’

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