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Kurt Philip Behm   Expert Editor

Lifelong writer with 11 books in publication ( three poetry). I wrote my first serious poem in 1971.

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Given Words

My youth and virility left behind The future-past now so unkind All laughter dormant, children gone The days too short, the nights too long But words stay with me always will Through light and dark inscription fills If meaning s...

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The Cycle

Feeding hope to the flame fodder to the mystery Light unto the darkness —life begins again (Villanova Pennsylvania: January, 2015)

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Critical Guilt

We are often the most critical Of what we are the most guilty of (Villanova Pennsylvania: January, 2015)

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Musing For Emily

I understand the isolation what others call being alone I understand the silent moments the inner freedom to roam I understand the derision and the label of being called strange With each new dawn I most understand —the joy in not bei...

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Rip Tide

I hitchhiked up to Limbo to await that final toll But lost my way when Siren’s called which led me to the shoals My thumb went back inside my palm, their voices soft and low No closer to those pearly gates —this darkened undertow (Villa...

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