The Defrauding of the Worms

Thirty years of Poetry
  • Published: November 2007
  • Format: Perfect Bound Softcover(B/W)
  • Pages: 116
  • Size: 6x9
  • ISBN: 9781434318671


“Arthur Ransome has said that Poe possessed more of a manner than a style in a strict sense.  In his best poems Steve Eng posesses both, and that has endowed him with a very special kind of individuality” --Frank Belknap Long


“One of the best songwriters I’ve heard in years.”  --Bobby Braddock, Nashville Songwriter’s Hall of Fame                                                                                           

“Steve Eng’s middle name could well be “Versatile”…his hundreds of poems have been widely published. --S. F. Willens, Fantasy



“…Eng gives us a direct, eyeball-to-eyeball look at what some call ‘realism’ within his poems.--Mary Elizabeth Counselman poet


Steve lives with his wife, Anne, in Portland, OR.  A condition called Primary Progressive Aphasia has caused dementia  “…and severed all the links of language with the past,” making his poetry speak all the more for him.  Contact can be made via


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