The Writing Collection of

Steven E. Croner

Welcome to my writing work. This page is a portal to everything that I’ve written and published on either this website or previous blogs, websites, and editorials. Feel free to browse the categories below.

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A collection of poetry from my college collection and recent experiences.

Short Stories

Short-form fiction that comes from my interest and passion for storytelling in media.

News/Feature Writing

Previously published articles from various (defunct) news sources and personal blogs.

Latest Posts

Bottled Humanity

The way in…I witnessed myself: Trapped in a year,a model in a bottle,sealed in the pressure,silencing the spite. The bottle fused my marrow,filled it with shots of hate.Falsely told by the sirenwhich soaked into the stomach. Trapped with that false blame.Straining.It swelled the bowels,air bubbling up inside. Restrained,in the bottle we madeto breathe together, butit…


Flowing is the tide
to sink through the sands.
Faster in speed.
Slower in thought.
Decisive in action.


A snort and puff;liquor pours outthrough pores, flushed and fierce,and steam fills the voidwhile clanks ring. A room of trials and tracks,of rattling vibrations,of echoes and shrieks, ecstasytests fate and temps fakefigures. Disfigure in darknessshifting with grunts and moans.Broken glass and swaying, numbing.No fierce burningdeep in flesh flakes and drops. Over-encumbered actand now lazy mirrorshide…