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Blood Oath

The knife edge of verse… a verbal incision, whose sharpness cuts both ways Its blood groove runs heavy with truth dripping free —to mark the words unsaid (Villanova Pennsylvania: September, 2020)

by Kurt Philip Behm

added by Kurt Philip Behm
1 month ago
REGGAE 97

No chains on our feet now. But are we free? Democracy? Bullshit. No one asked me. Yes, we are free, to be poor, victimized and mentally oppressed. The oppressors rape us, with their lies. They try to cover our eyes. Say "oh well," and l...

by Christopher David Mears

added by 317CDM
1 month ago
SHOOTING STARS

Shooting stars, may last forever, although, we know, that they do, fade away soon. Unlike you and I,                               that shall always be together; sharing this hemisphere, existing, under the same moon. I gaze upwards,...

by Christopher David Mears

added by anonymous
1 month ago
I Realize That

Yes, I realise I am alone Within the huge crowd Since I visualize, I write I work, I talk I behave and treat I see; I feel I honour, I admire I appreciate, I praise I move, I promise I love, I adore Very differently than others I do not enjoy my l...

by Ehsan Sehgal

added by anonymous
1 month ago
Hi For You

Hi, for you You know, don't you When my breath runs fast I heard my heart beating Shiver and resounds Your name On every beat And continuously sings Only this; I Love You Unfortunately, You still don't realize that Come out and speak In your way o...

by Ehsan Sehgal

added by anonymous
1 month ago
Visions Troll

Subject and Object, who builds the bridge From either perspective, to laud or forgive First person invective, third person retort The toll for each crossing —forever deports (Villanova Pennsylvania: September, 2020)

by Kurt Philip Behm

added by Kurt Philip Behm
1 month ago
The Garden Path

Intention of action… inaction pursues Deflecting commitment, with roadblocks infused Intention of action… step one and step three Step two is the question —of what comes to be (Villanova Pennsylvania: September, 2020)

by Kurt Philip Behm

added by Kurt Philip Behm
1 month ago
Your Influence

I am filing the case Against you That your invisible influence And power deprive me Of my freedom of thoughts And speech Your influence does not Let me think Anything Or anyone else than just you I have not the proof Of that But I hope You will ...

by Ehsan Sehgal

added by anonymous
1 month ago
I Become Silent

There are festivals In the colourful world While I am so much, alone I feel lonely I do not complain I do not say I just smile To cover up my tears To hide my grief But I often laugh At my silly dreams That will not prevail Any reality, any hop...

by Ehsan Sehgal

added by anonymous
1 month ago
Dilettalia

You dip your toe into poetry’s waters, but never seem to get wet Pretense showing, your measure unknowing, the surface as good as it gets Into the depths where fear leaves a shadow, you stare with eyes conjoined The moment upon you, time has b...

by Kurt Philip Behm

added by Kurt Philip Behm
1 month ago
Intelligent and Clever

Clever's cunning Intelligent's intelligence It's as it is Such as; artificial flowers' colour And such as; The fragrance of real flowers One who cannot realize Difference between that It is needy of mercy And forgiveness, even deserving A great...

by Ehsan Sehgal

added by anonymous
1 month ago
Wittgenstein Was Right

The sum of all possibility, true nature of our soul To act upon or take flight from, virtues to extol What may or may not happen, to inspire or pretend The choice is ours, the will empowers —to flee or to ascend (Bryn Mawr College: September, ...

by Kurt Philip Behm

added by Kurt Philip Behm
1 month ago
Pretium Amoris

At what price, love, the Angel’s sing At what price, love, the joy it brings At what price, love, our spirit’s rhyme At what price, love —the word sublime (The Book Of Prayers: September, 2020)

by Kurt Philip Behm

added by Kurt Philip Behm
1 month ago

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