Throwback Friday, Moon Shadows and Celestial Lights (Revised), by Ivor Steven

I am ‘Moon-struck’ this week, and here is another “Moon” poem, which I originally wrote in May 2018, and today I am reposting the version that I revised in October 2021 .. Moon Shadows And Celestial Lights I stood alone in my second-hand clothes holding her worn out soul silently I placed her ashes in … Continue reading Throwback Friday, Moon Shadows and Celestial Lights (Revised), by Ivor Steven

Throwback Friday, A Fairy Tale Misread, by Ivor Steven

I wrote this reflective poem in October 2018 A Fairy-tale Misread I’m slowly climbing out of bed Feeling like an empty wood-shed There’s a fire within, unfed Yesterday’s ashes smoulder inside my head Remembering the day we were wed The perfect couple they said A fairy-tale, crystal, silver and golden thread Our life was a … Continue reading Throwback Friday, A Fairy Tale Misread, by Ivor Steven

Throwback Friday, A Single Weeping Tree (a Villanelle), by Ivor Steven

This Villanelle is from July 2018, was adapted from my 2011 poem "This Lost Shadow", which I reposted on my site during the week >> https://ivors20.wordpress.com/2022/07/13/this-lost-shadow-a-10-year-celebration/ A Single Weeping Tree (A Villanelle) I’m singing this song about a single weeping tree Why am I so sleepy, am I ageing too quickly I’m writing a book for … Continue reading Throwback Friday, A Single Weeping Tree (a Villanelle), by Ivor Steven

Throwback Friday, Eating Chocolates and Watching Wars, by Ivor Steven

Yesterday we went to the Moorabool Valley Chocolate Cafe, for a coffe and cake, which prompted me to remember this poem that I wrote in August 2018 ... Eating Chocolates And Watching Wars Hungrily I’m eating a liquor chocolate A selfish heavenly delight Arousing my old minds senses I wonder What she would be thinking … Continue reading Throwback Friday, Eating Chocolates and Watching Wars, by Ivor Steven