ivor or ivor.e hogg

Rookie (7/4/1934 / Hebburn.Co Durham U.K)

ivor or ivor.e hogg Poems

681. Writers Block-Poppycock 7/26/2010
682. Sunset, Sunrise Both Please My Eyes For M Lady Denise 8/2/2010
683. Hard To Bear 2010 8/5/2010
684. R.I.P Story Poem 8/10/2010
685. Mutual Antipathy. 8/17/2010
686. Not Even A Knight Bannarette. 8/17/2010
687. Hidden Watcher. For M'; Lady Francesca 8/18/2010
688. Beyond Our Ken For M'Lady Francesca 8/21/2010
689. Farewell For M Lady Francesca 8/25/2010
690. Over The Hills For M'Lady Ernestine 8/26/2010
691. Maybe! 8/26/2010
692. Farewell Ritual. 8/27/2010
693. Scotland Calling. 8/28/2010
694. I Know What Is Best For Me! 9/1/2010
695. Gut Feelings? 9/13/2010
696. The Lesser Of Two Evils. 9/14/2010
697. One More Time For M'Lady Ernestine 9/15/2010
698. Forward Planning 9/16/2010
699. Inspiration, Motivation, Satisfaction 9/17/2010
700. There Ought To Be! ! 9/18/2010
701. Heavenly Messenger. 9/24/2010
702. No Chance! 9/28/2010
703. Absolute Proof. 10/2/2010
704. Fidelity Personified For M'Lady Ernestine. 10/10/2010
705. Outstandingly Average. 10/14/2010
706. Austere Purity. 10/16/2010
707. Battle Field Musings 10/16/2010
708. Miseable Existence. 10/20/2010
709. Confession Is Good For The Soul. 10/21/2010
710. Bleak Outlook; For Some. 10/21/2010
711. Far Memory. 10/22/2010
712. Tribute To John Masefield 1878-1967 10/28/2010
713. Evening Routine. 10/30/2010
714. Foregone Conclusion. For M'selle Perrault 10/31/2010
715. Perceptions. 11/1/2010
716. Thinking Deeply. 11/6/2010
717. Autumnal Thoughts For M'Lady Ernestine. 11/6/2010
718. Freedom. Ivorian Sonnet 6/16/2010
719. Posers Pay. 6/21/2010
720. Warning Note Story Poem 6/22/2010
Best Poem of ivor or ivor.e hogg

A Fading Dream

The purple gloom of midnight hides
all outward signs of the decay.
A sense of grandeur still abides.
That’s absent by the light of day.

Stray silver moonbeams softly show
to best advantage what remains
of elegance from long ago
but very tactfully refrain,

From highlighting faults and flaws,
so obvious in the bright sunlight.
The broken panes and sagging doors
are kindly hidden by the night..

The formal gardens overgrown.
They have been long deprived of care,
dividing walls just heaps of stone.
Show through the brambles here and...

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Safely Stored

Inside of me I have a tree.
Where every leaf’s a memory
and every memory can connect with
something else I recollect
Although some leaves do fade and fall
I do not need to keep them all.
The sad, bad ones I can let go.
Ones I no longer need to know.
The happy ones I safely store

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