done so wrong poem by steven james humphreys
Life's ups and downs, Nostalgia, Spiritual

done so wrong

I caught a sneak peek of the great beyond its shadow relentlessly follows me these days I feel its breath on the back of my neck which makes the hair there rise when you live this long you begin to feel it tug on you with its invisible hand through an obscure curtain no doubt… Continue reading done so wrong

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be no more poem by steven james humphreys
Love and loss, Nostalgia

be no more

there is a time to talk and we know it's now as it was then that we uncover all our yearnings that we dispel all our grudges that someday you and I will be the breeze remembered.

we love our old fashioned poem by steven james humphreys
Nostalgia

we love our old fashioned

we love our old fashioned simpler times our best days gone those behind us old movies our music our memories of school this was our time captured in a frame we know things were better way back in the day and wish we could return and everyone young will have their day and when they… Continue reading we love our old fashioned

Back to Greenwich Village fire and ice by robert frost poem by steven james humphreys
Humor, Nostalgia

Back to Greenwich Village

walk down the root cracked sidewalks and howl at the moon your naked lunch is being served cold on the potholed road to San Francisco pull out your pocket full of poems under the city lights and shout you must sell all your stuff to live in your California have you seen their supermarkets and… Continue reading Back to Greenwich Village

city of sorrow poem by steven james humphreys
Humor, Nostalgia

city of sorrow

should have moved out of this lousy crappy city this city of sorrow a long time ago while I was young and stupid but you see I got involved with these women who blocked my progress and I was always a weak man who did what they wanted to please them and all the money… Continue reading city of sorrow

those wonderful days of confusion poem by steven james humphreys
Nostalgia

those wonderful days of confusion

Oh, those wonderful days of confusion drunk lost not knowing me smothered in sugar spice fire and ice living inside a realm of lies I kept coming up missing pouring another glass of wine it drowned out the noises of the world I had an excuse back then I could say I didn't know life… Continue reading those wonderful days of confusion

Thinking back poem by steven james humphreys
Nostalgia

Upon reflection

Upon reflection I always wanted to distance myself from old people (now I am one, an old geezer, not a people pleaser) I now pray in a steeple. and, I am not out to make any old friends all they do is give me their philosophy of life complain about the world (kind of like… Continue reading Upon reflection