Vines

vines, alone, death, struggle, living

I felt your smile like an apple with a worm popping its head out. I smelled your gaze as the morning waves crashed on the shore rocks. I heard your mind sing out loud and it tasted like cheap wine as your vines crawled up my spine. yet, you were not here in body. My …

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Finding you

finding me, lost, lonely, purpose, mission

I can't stand to see a bug stepped on. you would agree that bugs don't have it all that good. if god wanted me to know the answers in life, he would have already told me. I cry for those who are lost, because it used to matter to me when I was lost thinking …

Drink!

drink, alcohol, beer, wine, poetry, steven humphreys

Drink, I say! Do it now before you cannot! people don't change. it is we who must. i was so happy drunk every night. my liver took it away! damned liver! life, with it's ugly head just had to barge right in and spoil my drunkenness! damned life! my troubles washed away. now I cannot …

Fallen angel

fallen angel, poetry, steven humphreys

Fallen angel, carry my limp defeated body. you understand unlike any man. I've tried to hide from this world, but the world kept touching me. that ghostly darkness; that which hovers over those windy waving trees under twinkling diamond stars: they are not alone like me...