#PoetryWednesday – “Search” featured at @TipsyLit

A nice way to end 2014 – my poem “Search” was published to the website of revolutionary indie publisher Tipsy Lit.  Please take a look (and also spend some time there – a lot of great work!) http://tipsylit.com/2014/12/30/search/

10 second love story: “Bullet proof sandwich board love note”

Bullet proof sandwich board love note Long ago and far away I discovered chiseled hieroglyphics on cave walls by torchlight that foretold the story of how we would meet Then I drew our future with chalk on your sidewalk so vividly that it was erased by your father’s hose before April showers could wash itContinue reading “10 second love story: “Bullet proof sandwich board love note””

Flash fiction love story: “Working on mysteries”

It was music that had first attracted them to each other. When with his friends, the barrage of “Back in Black” and “Running with the Devil” was non-stop. In the quieter moments, alone in his room with the headset tethering him to the avocado green stereo by a twisted twelve foot cord, or cruising inContinue reading “Flash fiction love story: “Working on mysteries””

My new book: “More Pennies Than Water”

Overview:  In his third collection of fiction and poetry, award-winning writer Steven Harz once again connects readers to stories containing emotions with which we can all connect. In “More Pennies Than Water” he covers themes of loves lost and found as well as rebirth of life and coping with death. Appearing regularly in ‘The IronContinue reading “My new book: “More Pennies Than Water””

My flash fiction piece “A Dent and the Other Half of a Smile” now available

My flash fiction piece “A Dent and the Other Half of a Smile” now available on Gumroad for 99 cents! Click on the photo to come take a look!

Get your free copy of “A World Of Verse”!!!

“A World of Verse” is the first collection of poetry produced by poets of the Authors’ Social Media Support Group (ASMSG). Twenty-One poets, representing dozens in the Writer’s Circle of ASMSG, pour their hearts, souls, and imaginations into over sixty poems ranging from the anguish of loneliness and the despair of loss to the joyContinue reading “Get your free copy of “A World Of Verse”!!!”

10 second love story: “Seated at the right hand”

When you finally gained the strength or courage to roll back the stone that had kept me dead to you for three days or years (I’m not sure) I was missing or hiding from our love and the bandages that covered my emotional wounds were not folded neatly because they were still draped from myContinue reading “10 second love story: “Seated at the right hand””

Love poem: “Hinged velvet box”

Each morning I walk past you enclosed in a glass box with a red painted sign that lets me know in an emergency I’m allowed to break in Each afternoon I will place you in waxed paper and press you between musty leather bound Testaments that teach me your Revelations And each night before bedContinue reading “Love poem: “Hinged velvet box””

My love poem “Paperweight” appears in ‘The Germ’

The Germ, Volume One, Issue One Including my love poem “Paperweight” Available now – get yours today! http://germ-magazine.com/issues.html — Also, please check out my book, “Songs you can’t dance to” available on Amazon and Barnes & Noble

Book reviews: “Songs you can’t dance to”

Here are a few lines form review of my book of love poems and flash fiction: “With ‘Songs you can’t dance to’ Steven Harz begins to explore the key components of the human experience.” “There is comfort in reading ‘Songs You Can’t Dance To’. I challenge anyone to read this gem and not connect toContinue reading “Book reviews: “Songs you can’t dance to””

Love poem: Yo-yo love

As you know ours is a yo-yo love we are up and down and in an out Imperial and Butterfly rotational energy held together by thin twisted twine we are equal parts Walk-the-dog and Loop-the-Loop but now I am made to Sleep and before I awake am sent Around-the-World over hill and dale meadow andContinue reading “Love poem: Yo-yo love”

Another 5-star book review of my book of poetry and flash fiction ‘Songs you can’t dance to’

“Engaging read. Harz manages to translate heartfelt feelings into the written word”  Available at Amazon: http://www.amazon.com/Songs-You-Cant-Dance-ebook/product-reviews/B00ATQW5XK

My love poem “Drops of us” has been included in the literary magazine “Indigo Rising UK”

My love poem “Drops of us” has been included in Issue 3 of the literary magazine “Indigo Rising UK”. Please click over and download a copy! http://indigorisinguk.com/

Book trailer for my poetry and flash fiction book “Songs you can’t dance to”

Please take a look at the trailer for my book of flash fiction and poetry, “Songs you can’t dance to” (available at Amazon and Barnes & Noble)

10 second love story: “Stick figure you”

I needed you to be perfect being my very last chance so I stood at the workbench goggled and gloved and crafted you from leftover lumber and half-bent nails piled in the corner that I’d used and given up upon in the failed creation of love jigsaw and mallet nicked knuckles and pounded thumb IContinue reading “10 second love story: “Stick figure you””