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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.

Submitted Poems 1,037 total

Dreams Now Free

The grass was greener the closer I came Its vision clearer, and calling my name All reach was extended beyond my grasp With dreams now free, of future—and past (Villanova Pennsylvania: September, 2017)

by Kurt Philip Behm

added by Kurt Philip Behm
17 days ago
Beyond The Sound

Knowing the music wouldn’t last, his lyrics waxed poetic Becoming immortal beyond the sound —all history bowing within (Villanova Pennsylvania: September, 2017)

by Kurt Philip Behm

added by Kurt Philip Behm
17 days ago
Death Walks Beside

Youth ran away toward the front, as death pursued from the rear Catching me inside the paradoxical whipsaw of life I stopped, as the boy continued into the distance; but the reaper stopped too Wanting me to run some more, preferring to...

by Kurt Philip Behm

added by Kurt Philip Behm
25 days ago
Words Of My Reluctance

Her book was disturbing, in an antiseptic kind of way Cleansing words of their reluctance, periods gone—commas laid “Tribute To Joan Didion’s ‘Slouching Toward Bethlehem’” (Villanova Pennsylvania: August, 2017)

by Kurt Philip Behm

added by Kurt Philip Behm
28 days ago
At The Gate

The writing came early, the reading came late The knot hanging loosely —untied at the gate (Villanova Pennsylvania: August, 2017)

by Kurt Philip Behm

added by Kurt Philip Behm
29 days ago

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