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Fresh Promises

Blue skies glisten, the morning sun kisses The Robin, announcing the day The sweetness of spring, to all lovers it brings Renewed wishes, —fresh promises today (Villanova Pennsylvania: March, 2017)

by Kurt Philip Behm

added by Kurt Philip Behm
1 hour ago
The Water Now Ice

Am I a spinner of Poetry, or a weaver of Prose A seeker of truth, or a deceiver of both Is the verse now in conflict, with the twice written line Do the feelings transfer, is their likeness in kind Do I always remember, which prayer ...

by Kurt Philip Behm

added by Kurt Philip Behm
2 hours ago
Fond Memory's Child

My body ages… as words stay young Gentler written, more often sung Fond memory’s child… youth starts to rage All gray outside, blue-blonde the page (Villanova Pennsylvania: March, 2017)

by Kurt Philip Behm

added by Kurt Philip Behm
1 day ago
To Rebegin

As you age and days get shorter, do you reach out for the source Whether family, friends, or playground, is the pull a constant source Is the attraction of returning, going home then once again The final stage in your progression, —to...

by Kurt Philip Behm

added by Kurt Philip Behm
1 day ago
Past That Place

If words were notes upon a score, would the melody play beyond… Each phrase a chord, each line a hymn, each paragraph a song If words could sing harmonic, as their letters drift away Would music take you past that place, —your words ...

by Kurt Philip Behm

added by Kurt Philip Behm
1 day ago
Caterpillars Delight

Looking beyond our differences, the image deepened Speaking without words, the conversation spiked Touching without holding on, all feelings turned to ecstasy Loving while letting go, —the caterpillars delight (Villanova Pennsylvania:...

by Kurt Philip Behm

added by Kurt Philip Behm
2 days ago
Oracle

Myth unlocks the question, —magic then affirms (Villanova Pennsylvania: March, 2017)

by Kurt Philip Behm

added by Kurt Philip Behm
2 days ago
Angels,

They say we have angels, who come down from heaven, keep us safe from this dangerous living, auras around us, tingles and smells, didn't you know these are the angels!! This poem is copyright doc please do not copy !!

by Angels

added by anonymous
2 days ago
Paved In Stone

Forty years of bad road, a path of broken glass Potholed memories line my thoughts, devil waiting fast Daring me—“Retrace your steps, your quickest way back home” Forty years of shattered dreams, —the future paved in stone (Vil...

by Kurt Philip Behm

added by Kurt Philip Behm
3 days ago
In Command

Horizon set, all sails to run, the tiller in my hand The future drifting, like the past, —this moment in command (Villanova Pennsylvania: March, 2017)

by Kurt Philip Behm

added by Kurt Philip Behm
4 days ago
Blood That Woudn't Yield

You thought that you could skip a stitch, the thread provided free You thought no one would ever notice, just one small opening The seam then weakened steadily, threads loosened left and right Excuses now unraveling, Old Glory taking f...

by Kurt Philip Behm

added by Kurt Philip Behm
4 days ago
The Grim Reaper

There's something strange happening in this town you can smell it in the air, it's all around It's death himself and he's reaping souls He's here to possess you, to place you in his fiery coals There's no place t...

by Mario William Vitale

added by hitalot
4 days ago
Their Power To Steal

Humanity bankrupted his checking account, but his love was not overdrawn Each check that he wrote, each choice that he made, trading ingots for righting a wrong With credit denied, and spirit affirmed, he continued to endorse what...

by Kurt Philip Behm

added by Kurt Philip Behm
4 days ago

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