Biography of June Stepansky
June Stepansky is a published poet and writer whose work has appeared in the literary magazines 'Poems that need to be explained Vol No 21' and 'Childhood- Vol No 22 and in the poetry collection 'Lyrical Voices.
June Stepansky Poems
Sixteen is a good age, if you’re dating someone handsome with a nice car. Someone who takes you
On Being Lucky
I was always finding money when I was young: in telephone booths, in gumball machines,
I know more about plumbing than I ever wanted to know. I know the insidious sound of dripping faucets, gurgling drains,
Women And Power
Power is not an end in itself. Power, history warns us, tends to corrupt. If power can be the means
Exploring Happiness #8- Change
Everything will in time change. You will change
Exploring Happiness- #59- Simulation Of ...
Looking nice is a simulation of youth. A pleasant dinner is a simulation of youth.
Exploring Happiness #43- Work Of Art
Living is my palette, my sonnet, my novel, which I can change
Exploring Happiness #53- Pain
Pain is in embraces which are destined to become memories.
In one far corner of a corner exuding messages you stand. Prim, waxen white bell-shaped, yellow-tongued,
Exploring Happiness #36- Hemingway And S...
Hemingway failed. Sylvia Plath failed. They dug into a rich vein, and came up empty.
The earth shakes a little under my feet, and I think of Pompeii.
Push of reds and greens upon my vision. Amplified by bend of greens and reds upon my ear:
Exploring Happiness #16- Imperfections
Those who are cruel are wounded. Those who are possessive or fearful,
Exploring Happiness #30- Innate Knowledg...
Children always tell the truth. If they don’t like you, they tell you.
I will dip into
the depths of myself.
Am I not marvelous?
I am one with the grass
and the crustacean.
Are they not marvelous?
I know that in me
is that which I do not know
and can only guess.
But I marvel
that I am the key
and the gate.