Steve Gregory

Rookie - 111 Points (20/11/1958)

Biography of Steve Gregory

I have been writing poems and stories most of my adult life. Many are reflections on my Faith in Jesus Christ and my thoughts on the Faith. I have also writen one or two that could be seen as political, looking at genocide and environmental issues. However, I enjoy writing and am writing a couple of stories at the moment (to be revealed later) . I suffered a heart attack in December 2009 and was in a coma for seven days and on life support for three more weeks. I eventually had a defibrillator fitted, which keeps my heart running. In September 2012 I had open heart surgery to replace the aortic valve and repair the damage done to the aorta. In May 2013 I had a cranial aneurysm coiled and am now back on the road to full recovery. I am currently unemployed, but that just gives me more time to write. I am a member of Woodberry Down Church in Tottenham, North London and help with leading the Men's ministry. This also gives me a chance to write for church publications and to be read at church events. Writing has yet to pay me a wage, but I live in hope. And Hope reigns eternal...
Update as of 31/08/2014 - I am in planning stages of having my first collection published. 'Dawns First Light' a collection of 30 poems and 2 prose pieces, will be published sometime i September/October. When it is I will post the link to the book seller on here and on my Facebook page.

Steve Gregory's Works:

Dawns First Light (Word Thing Publications)
ISBN: 978-1-910474-01-3
Currently being sold on Updates

Cut Away, Get Away

Some say I am sleek and fast,
And power stems from their fingers.
Others say I'm dangerous and noisy
And should be banished from the world.
But look at me, don't you think my
Lines are the best you've ever seen?
Smooth, glossy and black, with leather
On my back, and gold trim that announces
My name to the world. I am power incarnate,

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