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Dereliction

Deserting your own judgment —the highest form of treason (Villanova Pennsylvania: March, 2019)

by Kurt Philip Behm

added by Kurt Philip Behm
3 hours ago
Truth Revealed

Thought is meant to provide escape from what causes it to be The soul released in contradiction its spirit running free All questions posed and answers sought now kindling burned to ash The dialectic self destroyed —with truth revealed ...

by Kurt Philip Behm

added by Kurt Philip Behm
5 hours ago
Hope Turns

I’m most tired of wishing —when hope turns to pain (Villanova Pennsylvania: June, 2016)

by Kurt Philip Behm

added by Kurt Philip Behm
10 hours ago
Trappings

It’s not what you put on but what you take off Each trapping a hangman —and choking its cost (Villanova Pennsylvania: March, 2019)

by Kurt Philip Behm

added by Kurt Philip Behm
11 hours ago
Those Who Can—Do

Everyone wants to teach until that day of learning comes No longer needing to find themselves in accolades, praise—or love (Villanova Pennsylvania: March, 2019)

by Kurt Philip Behm

added by Kurt Philip Behm
1 day ago
Crippled And Lost

Prosthetic language can never fix a Poems broken joints Only inspiration can set the break for sure Crutches and canes to prop up verse severely disappoint Perception falling on its face —a crippled lost poseur (Villanova Pennsylvania...

by Kurt Philip Behm

added by Kurt Philip Behm
1 day ago
An Ulster Gardener.

The blade of the spade Hit the ground forcefully And entered the required Length of the planting area. Followed by a few more Attempts to ensure that The area compared to What was required. The labourer using the spade Had plenty of experience A...

by Liam Ó Comáin

added by anruaidh
1 day ago
The Young Colleen.

A young colleen warmly sings akin To a bird across a vale of Donegal, As she directs the cows of her father To a field beyond a stone built wall. Her name was Sheila on holidays from A college in Derry where she studied, History, English, and M...

by Liam Ó Comáin

added by anruaidh
1 day ago
An Ulster Gardener.

The blade of the spade Hit the ground forcefully And entered the required Length of the planting area. Followed by a few more Attempts to ensure that The area compared to What was required. The labourer using the spade Had plenty of experience A...

by Liam Ó Comáin

added by anruaidh
1 day ago
The Future Passed

The 4th dimension, space and time Godel agreed, Einstein opined If set in motion, the future passed Time self negated —its truth recast (Villanova Pennsylvania: March, 2019)

by Kurt Philip Behm

added by Kurt Philip Behm
1 day ago
Venit Una Ex Multis

Many fuels create the heat, but one temperature reigns supreme Many fuels create the heat —but one temperature frees the light (Villanova Pennsylvania: March, 2019)

by Kurt Philip Behm

added by Kurt Philip Behm
1 day ago
Ayn's Nightmare

Our brains push away as humanity pulls Cerebrum benighted —emotion to school (Villanova Pennsylvania: March, 2019)

by Kurt Philip Behm

added by Kurt Philip Behm
2 days ago
Neither Nor

Truth thrives in contradiction the difference sharply honed A neither nor redemption as zero-sum is known (Villanova Pennsylvania: March, 2019)

by Kurt Philip Behm

added by Kurt Philip Behm
2 days ago

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