A Day At the Market

Today I run a Book Stall at the Pop Up Creatives Market here in Geelong (Newtown), along with the help of my Editor/Publisher, Judy. We didn’t sell many books, unfortunately the rainy day keep the patrons away. However my “Poem, Lucky Dip Bag” proved very popular, and we got to meet and chat with those who stopped by, and number a them opened up the poems and read their ‘lucky’ Tullawalla piece for me, and the smiles on the readers faces made my day …

The Market and my “Lucky Dip Bag”

Some of the other stalls

The stall opposite us. … Me and Judy behind our book stall display.


Overall, we had a very pleasant day at the Market and hopefully, I will be given another chance again soon …






Tullawalla is Available From;
Amazon: https://www.amazon.com.au/Tullawalla-Meeting-Place-Memories-Rhymes/dp/0645377023/ref=sr_1_1?crid=1SX7VLARQ6RDK&keywords=tullawalla+by+ivor+steven&qid=1668595900&qu=eyJxc2MiOiIwLjMzIiwicXNhIjoiMC4wMCIsInFzcCI6IjAuMDAifQ%3D%3D&s=books&sprefix=Tullawalla%2Cstripbooks%2C286&sr=1-1

Jaymah Press: https://www.jaymahpress.com.au/

Ivor Steven: email, ivorrs20@gmail.com



Ivor Steven (c) November 2022

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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.

25 thoughts on “A Day At the Market”

  1. YAYAYAYAYAY!!! I’m so proud of you and so happy for you, Ivor! What a wonderful time!
    OHMYGOSH!!! Your “Poem, Lucky Dip Bag” is such a creative wonderful idea! You gifted people with a poem and a smile! I love that!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! πŸ™‚
    I know with betterer weather, the next time will be more successful sales-wise! Keep up the good hard work! πŸ™‚
    (((HUGS)))
    β€οΈπŸ“•πŸ“— β€οΈπŸ“˜πŸ“” ❀️

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    1. Thanks Carolyn … the lucky dip bag proed to be a great idea … the number of people who were prepared to read out the their lucky dip poem to me was absolutely delightful, and at times I had to hold back my tears of liquid joy …. πŸ˜πŸ“˜πŸ˜₯πŸ’•πŸ“’

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