A Midday Moon


Hello readers and followers, … my “Moon” poem theme continues today with a repost from September 2019, and I hope you are all enjoying my collection of “Moonolgues”



A Midday Moon


Surprise, surprise, up there in the sky

Hidden by the glare, of noon’s golden eye

I saw the moon, being cradled by the midday sun

There, glowing like a silver button

As hundreds of human’s passed me unawares

I was staring in wonderment, at our worlds brightest stars

The sun’s white ray’s, wore soft gloves of silk

And the moon was like a baby, enjoying mother’s milk

A chance of a lifetime I captured

Our sun and moon’s moment of embracing rapture







Ivor Steven (c) September 2019

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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.

49 thoughts on “A Midday Moon”

  1. OH! This is one of your very best poems, Ivor! πŸ™‚
    I’ve had that happen…seen the moon and the sun in the sky at the exact same time and I stopped to stare and to smile! I felt honored to see them sharing space and time! πŸ™‚
    A reminder to me that the moon, my kin, is always there for me…even when I can’t see it. (I’ve always felt akin to the moon! πŸ™‚ )
    Perfect poem, photo, song trio! The song/video brought tears to my eyes!
    I am so grateful for the people throughout my life who have helped me breathe, who have brought me joy and laughter! πŸ™‚
    HUGS!!! πŸ™‚

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    1. Oh Carolyn, you continue to amaze me with you wonderful comments about my poems…….
      It was a fabulous sight, and I was struggling to give the awesome event enough justice with my word selection….
      thank you for your lovely vote of appreciation for my poem…… as the writer, I’m never sure with how others read my poems ….. ((Hugs)) I’ll see you at the next Moondance….. xxx

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