love, loss, infatuation, desire

Those Secret Feelings

never saying hello. never saying goodbye. not a word spoken. infatuation in vain. secret feelings never coming to fruition. the unattainable are not available nor ever will be. so many who are available so willing to take their place in a world where ‘nice’ is never sexy. funny how scarcity rules so many in their…

my yearbook, poetry, steven humphreys, nostalgia, regret, youth

My yearbook

Didn’t buy a high school yearbook someone wise said ‘I’d regret it someday’ I didn’t hate school not in the beginning my first year of high school I was involved in track and cross-country in my sophomore year I don’t know why but sometime later in high school I started hating

an honest heart, poetry, steven humphreys, love, friendship

An honest heart

My dear long lost youthful friend I haven’t seen you for what feels like a fortnight yet decades of time have passed me by as if I have been sleeping in stillness like the