And, then some…

philosopher, socrates, aristotle, god, wine

Dumber than they look Smarter than you think and, then some wayward feeling falls in  a 'well's hole' floating in scum-sucking drink inactive rage turning into peaceful apathy used to be handsome beating my drum loud and manly godly thoughts escape the sage's ageless mind who gave them all up for his last  popped cork …

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One for those who cannot sleep

insomniac, sleeplessness, wine, popcorn, staying up late, b movies, horror, low budget

Oh, yes. This is one for those who cannot sleep. Sleep? Why sleep? who's in great need of sleep! only those suffering from growing pains... We have but a short time to stay awake. Then, we will sleep for an eternity. Choose to stay up late. Get to know your 'B' movies. They go very …

So many things…

so many things wine, regrets, drinking, alcohol, memories

There are so many things one cannot control... like war, other people's behavior and death. yet, the flowers still remain so beautiful. love is still love in all its shades and forms. and, kindness is still kindness when given freely. faith will always remain hope when one is sincere. fun is fun and best remembered …

I’m sorry

I'm sorry, depressed, time, sadness, death, poetry, steven humphreys

I'm sorry. but, it was not me who did it. time is fleeting. somehow we all know it. yet, we get so distracted. we forget the pure white sand in the hourglass relentlessly streams down and down. flowing. flowing. slowing down for no man be he rich, poor, caring or indifferent, a dignitary or high …

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 …

So it goes

so it goes, alcohol, drunk, wine, poetry, steven humphreys

Wino so it goes take a drink hold your nose where it flows head to toes we all know... drink grape act like an ape can't escape tasty evil grape drizzled down the nape forgot where I was who I was who I'd been with on that first date (hum... what was her name?) where …

Music

music, poetry, steven humphreys, life

If music brings you to tears dry your eyes drink wine follow your destiny the guitar the piano when your job makes you cry drink wine count your money you'll be fine as for the poem writing winebibber he suffers writing such beautiful words and god looks down on all    

Swagger

swagger, poetry, steven humphreys

Do your swagger bashful not do it in the evening morning noon naught it's you it's me it's over there don't care not swear hug a bear beware don't stare the tramp is over there sitting on his bench calmly looking at you for he's lost his swagger someone took it away his drink his …