Hypnotic Jasmine and Aromatic Coffee

On Weekly Prompts, the Weekend Challenge is post something just for the fun of it, and their prompt is: Just For Fun. Please go over and visit their fabulous site by clicking >> Here . .. And today my poem “Hypnotic Jasmine And Aromatic Coffee” is a fun piece I wrote at the ‘Box Office Cafe’ this afternoon…







Hypnotic Jasmine and Aromatic Coffee


Under a sapphire sky

bathing in purified sun

a cool sea-breeze drifts by

adroitly holding the exotic fragrance

of a hypnotic jasmine blossom


then the cafe’s aromatic coffee

flavours the air

as a tasty apple-slice

awaits to be sacrificed

beyond the pandemic’s vices





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.

27 thoughts on “Hypnotic Jasmine and Aromatic Coffee”

  1. Coffee and cake, notebook and pen – what more could you ask for on a fun afternoon?
    I love the title of this one and I’m so pleased you shared with the challenge, thank you, Ivor πŸ™‚.

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    1. Oh .. the jasmine fragrance was vibrant and while I was enjoying my coffee, I was having fun with words trying to explain the aromas images with suitable words .. ..πŸ˜πŸ’›πŸŒ

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  2. Wonderful title, Ivor! Beautiful and fun photos and artwork, wonderful poem and song! You’ve got our senses ignited! πŸ™‚ Sniff-sniff! AH! πŸ˜€
    I’m so glad Coffee and Cake made it into your day! πŸ˜€
    (((HUGS)))
    PATS and RUBS for Sir Frankie!

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