demon in the mirror, poetry, steven humphreys
Spiritual and beyond

Demon in the Mirror

You may wonder 'why me'? yet, it was you chosen to go through all those painful experiences in life. at times, there was no one there to go to for comfort and wise philosophical words. there was only the lone candle you lit in your dark sanctum. Looking deeply but boldly into the mirror of… Continue reading Demon in the Mirror

look, regret, life, poetry, steven humphreys
Spiritual and beyond


Look! something else I've got to do before I'm damned well through with all of this stuff called 'whatever'! [better word you should have used Steve is 'life.'] (Oh yes, I now even talk to myself... lately, I seem to have become two people. Yes, I converse with them both. Does that mean there are… Continue reading Look

lid, loss, regret, poetry, steven humphreys
Spiritual and beyond

Under the Lid

Hold onto your hat all those things you hid under it as a kid go to bat don't look under the lid it's one angry bee hive under there! hold on tight give up the fight all your might I'm goanna blow my stack step on a crack in fright close your eyes I'm turning… Continue reading Under the Lid

wrong, pride, arrogance, poetry, steven humphreys
Life's ups and downs


Life in its trickery has a stealthy way of proving you wrong when you are so cocksure you were right life humbles the strongest of men whittling them down with a sharp axe were we  put here to grow enough pride ego and arrogance to fill an entire auditorium for the purpose of it chopped… Continue reading Wrong

so much, life, love, family, poetry, steven humphreys
Life's ups and downs

So much

So much coming at you you can't control within our own sunsets let it blow A W A Y like the wind it is always what it is just that no less no more and does what it does blowing leaves on the ground cooling you down ruffling your hair on its own terms in… Continue reading So much

a second later, sadness, poetry, steven humphreys
Spiritual and beyond

A second later

A second later all is memory if everything we experienced was truly real we'd be able to take it all with us when we died you know the old saying 'you can't take it with you?' this material world was never ours 'for the taking' the only thing we get is a memory 'for our… Continue reading A second later

music, poetry, steven humphreys, life
Life's ups and downs, Spiritual and beyond


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    

if you were here, friend, loneliness, poetry

If you were here

If you were here we'd reminisce about the old days but we'd surely remember things differently like we always did don't you think? at last recollection we did not say farewell you and I you know they asked about you when I was there at the gathering some twenty years later because you weren't in attendance what… Continue reading If you were here

an alien amongst us, poetry, steven humphreys
Spiritual and beyond

An alien walks amongst us

The walking stick walks the old man over bumps on the sidewalk his canine leads him very well the old lady watches man and dog hobble from past to future trapped in time no one remembers except for that lady standing over there for those who would remember are all gone except an alien walks amongst us… Continue reading An alien walks amongst us