Three poems | by Vern Fein

STEENY We called him by his last name, never Reggie. Just Steeny or “Steeny Weenie.” Back in the 50’s before geek became a word for uncool or nerd, before Dylan glorified GEEK in Ballad of A Thin Man, Steeny was the object of our taunts, the bullying we all did before that was a word…