Eyes Clear

sage, poetry, prose, poems, steven humphreys

eyes clear running around the playground See them swing See them teeter totter See them on the merry go round Hear them laugh and giggle There are not many of them left They are growing old before their time The laughter and the giggling is silent like the nightds The child went away Blinded by the black …

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Darkly Winged

sage, poetry, prose, poems, steven humphreys

Something darkly winged flies my way Whooshing right over my head like a dive bomber Flying in a circle above Finkelstein’s roof Crying its song as well as we speak Fanning wings echoing in its flight Fades into the setting sun, wings flapping down and up Moonlit night soaring chimney height Embracing twilight throughout the …

Angel of the Water

sage, poetry, prose, poems, steven humphreys

An Angel Who already had a Name Belonging to her parents That Angel grew through the years Rushing down, down, down the stream of life See, look quick! Blood is thicker than any other blood The Water flowed under the bridge of time Carrying away memory of me An Angel who already had a Name Perched upon a hidden unnamed shoulder A daughter’s …

Poetry

poetry, steven humphreys writer

I always loved “Annabel Lee,” by Edgar Allen Poe. That's kind of what got me motivated at a young age to start writing poetry and short stories. Much later in life I came across reading “Open All Night,” a book of what I see as prose poetry by Charles Bukowski. I especially loved the Poem named, “Dinosauria, we,” published in his book, “The …

Meet Duff

meet duff, novel, book, steven humphreys, fantasy, adventure

Meet Duff Chapter 1 Think Pink! It's Monday. Morty was going to blow his head off. When the Lumberjack appeared, he laughed in his face, wildly swinging a double edged AXE. He whispered in his ear. "Pull that Trigger--Shooter! Go ahead--Sweet Cheeks!" He lowered the gun. A casket appeared in the woods. It silently urged …

Books

books, steven humphreys writer, poetry all night long, poems, prose

Check out my Poetry and Novel books at Barnes and Nobel!               For your information, take a moment and see all the books I've ever written! I'll bet you didn't know I wrote a few "How to" books when I first began self-publishing! Come on, see for yourself! Maybe, you …

Crowded Malls

sage, poetry, prose, poems, steven humphreys

Walking through crowded Malls bumping into people Muddling through grimacing Looking at the hot sun through my small car window saving a lousy quart of gas Tossing crumpled hamburger papers over my shoulder turning left on Mulberry Drive Scratching my anguished head Longing for Taco Tuesday craving an ice cold beer Looking at that overdue …