ivor or ivor.e hogg

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

ivor or ivor.e hogg Poems

801. Donkeywork 11/26/2007
802. Thank Offering 11/28/2007
803. Fairy Stories? 11/29/2007
804. Beware 12/2/2007
805. Ideal Candidate 12/4/2007
806. Wedlock For My Lady Irene 12/1/2007
807. Living The Dream For My Lady Irene 12/7/2007
808. Weather Balloons? ? ? ? For Friend Thad 12/10/2007
809. In The Lead 12/12/2007
810. Nocturnal Changes Form 'Lady Wennie 12/15/2007
811. Pax Draconis 12/17/2007
812. Contrasts 07 12/23/2007
813. Slipping Standards 12/24/2007
814. For Better Or Worse 12/25/2007
815. Needs Must 6/12/2011
816. Old Artefacts Reveal New Facts 6/20/2011
817. Vampires: There's No Such Thing. 6/19/2010
818. Unwanted Nocturne 12/14/2009
819. Reunited 8/8/2011
820. Enigmatic 8/13/2011
821. A Cushy Billet. 8/16/2011
822. Flagrant Exhibitionists For M'Lady Ernestine 8/19/2011
823. Future Imperative 8/21/2011
824. Simple Pleasures 8/23/2011
825. Theology Is Not For Me. 8/27/2011
826. The Ever Watchin Eye. 8/29/2011
827. What Suits Me May Not Suit You 8/31/2011
828. I Don'T Regret What Might Have Been. 9/4/2011
829. Future Imperfect 9/17/2011
830. Self Made Man 9/18/2011
831. Until The Final Page 9/20/2011
832. Unseen Dangers! 9/22/2011
833. Appreciative Audience. 9/23/2011
834. Am I Mistaken A Rant 9/23/2011
835. Visible Deterrent. 9/26/2011
836. Hot Gossip 9/27/2011
837. I Choose My Path 9/30/2011
838. Help Wanted 10/18/2011
839. Ambivalence? 10/17/2011
840. Insomniacs Complaint 10/18/2011

Comments about ivor or ivor.e hogg

  • Catrina Heart (1/22/2009 9:44:00 AM)

    Ivor the master's craftman of poetry...his compositions were all carefully studied and penned, leaving no flaws to make it ageless. Perfectionist, using simple smooth flow of words with a very nice imagery. A true poet using rhymes and rhythms to all his glittering works...

    I am a fan Sir.

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  • Lucianne Fasolo (10/5/2007 9:34:00 AM)

    I love your writing style, and your poems. They're all skillfully written and beautiful. But of course you know that by now, ;)

  • Jennifer Perryman (9/9/2007 12:05:00 PM)

    Fantasy friends for children are wonderful, as your poem is wonderful.

    'Enjoyed'

    Magnificent poem, ivor

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...

Read the full of A Fading Dream

No Free Passage

The long grey furrows of the sea
which switch and change incessantly
Conceal the graves of fishermen
who trusted her, once too often.

The sea is not trustworthy
her mood can change so easily.
She is a kind and cruel bitch.
The trouble is you don’t know which

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