Steve (Abhaya) Brooks – Poetry Prose & Art

October 5, 2015

That Night in Oaxaca – Crushed Art with Words

Filed under: Art,Poetry — Steve Abhaya @ 10:10 am

That Night in Oaxaca -Crushed Art with Words, 33 pages, began with paintings from the nude, done over ten years, oil on paper, until one day in 2014, I crushed one of the paintings and something else was revealed.


March 3, 2014

The Shredding Sky

Filed under: Book,Poetry — Steve Abhaya @ 2:08 pm

The Shredding Sky CoverThe Shredding Sky is a book of 30 poems, written in 2014.

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The Shredding Sky

February 28, 2014

Wisdom Teeth

Filed under: Book,Poetry,Uncategorized — Steve Abhaya @ 2:00 pm

Wisdom Teeth CoverWisdom Teeth is a book of 24 somewhat philosophical poems, somewhat in junction with Flowers. 

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Wisdom Teeth

February 27, 2014

On the Lake of Volcanoes

Filed under: Book,Poetry — Steve Abhaya @ 1:21 pm

On the Lake of Volcanoes CoverOn the Lake of Volcanoes is a book of 25 poems, written in 2014 on Lake Atitlan in Guatemala.

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On the Lake of Volcanoes

October 29, 2013


Filed under: Poetry — Steve Abhaya @ 12:53 pm

 Flowers CoverFlowers is a book of 69 poems, written in 2012-2013.  Download here:


September 22, 2013

Eating Pizza with a Spoon

Filed under: Book,Fiction,Humor,Non-fiction,Poetry,Prose,Uncategorized — Steve Abhaya @ 12:36 pm

Eating Pizza with a Spoon CoverEating Pizza with a Spoon is a biography of my brother, John Mark Brooks, who took his own life, July 28th, ’13, in Nashville, Tennessee. Musician, writer, businessman, comedian, cross-dresser, biographer, economist, he was a remarkable presence in our lives.

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Eating Pizza with a Spoon

June 6, 2013

Excited Utterance

Filed under: Drama,Poetry — Steve Abhaya @ 1:09 pm

Excited Utterance CoverExcited Utterance is a drama written in 2012.

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Excited Utterance

Walking in the Village

Filed under: Non-fiction,Poetry,Uncategorized — Steve Abhaya @ 12:36 pm

Walking in the Village CoverWalking in the Village was written in New York City, in Greenwich Village and beyond, in May, 2013.

Walking in the Village

April 5, 2013

A Broken Stone of Ozymandius

Filed under: Book,Poetry — Steve Abhaya @ 8:06 am

A Broken Stone of Ozymandius CoverA Broken Stone of Ozymandius is a book of 27 poems, that began in expressing the ways one might fall in love with unknown and unmet strangers, that evolved into an expression of the way love moves out from the recognition of love within oneself to an expression of love toward others and back again to the recognition of love’s truest source.

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A Broken Stone of Ozymandius

April 18, 2012

Haiku Café

Filed under: Book,Fiction,Humor,Non-fiction,Poetry — Steve Abhaya @ 11:17 am

Haiku Cafe CoverHaiku Café was written entirely in the Charlotte Street Starbucks in Asheville, North Carolina, during the bitterly warm winter of 2011-12. Observations expressed in Haiku Café are taken from life and the imagination of the author.

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