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Another Paradox

Will you Or won’t you, Can you Or can’t you, Another paradox Unclaimed (Villanova Pennsylvania: February, 2017)

by Kurt Philip Behm

added by Kurt Philip Behm
1 month ago
To Lead The Way

I found my voice Beyond all choice A waited friend Beyond the wind I found the words Once cast astray To line my path To lead the way (Villanova Pennsylvania: February, 2017)

by Kurt Philip Behm

added by Kurt Philip Behm
1 month ago
The Deadest End

The finer you draw your measurements, the further away you fall Each number squared and time compared, deafens out the call Your techno-dialectic, data piled upon itself A trash heap at the deadest end —where folly stacks unfelt (Haverford Pen...

by Kurt Philip Behm

added by Kurt Philip Behm
1 month ago
Your White Knight in Shining Armor

I am your white knight in shining armor, I tried to rescue you from the high tower, you were waving a white cloth torn from your bed, I tried to climb the tower walls but the Lord's archer found me dead. You took your own life in despair, so as to...

by James Maurer

added by WhiteKnight2020
1 month ago
Words Endeared

Over the years, and all the times I’ve cried Through all the tears, remembering the lies One thing was clear, as truth laid claim again Whose words endeared —remain my only friends (Villanova Pennsylvania: July, 2019)

by Kurt Philip Behm

added by Kurt Philip Behm
1 month ago
Hopes & Wishes

No one knows anything… it’s just hopes and wishes in the rain (Dreamsleep: July, 2019)

by Kurt Philip Behm

added by Kurt Philip Behm
1 month ago
And Be Gone

You’ll know when its time… you won’t fight it or struggle, you won’t lie to yourself —or try to hang on You’ll let everything go as it’s time to unburden, your mind and your spirit, your heart —and be gone (Presbyterian Hospital: July, 2019)

by Kurt Philip Behm

added by Kurt Philip Behm
1 month ago
Hawks Into Doves

Why do I like things I can’t agree with Why do I listen when I don’t want to hear Why am I attracted to things that repel me Why are my reasons more muddled than clear Why do I often begin at the ending Why do I hurt the people I love Why ar...

by Kurt Philip Behm

added by Kurt Philip Behm
1 month ago
Unoriginal Sin

Did you flavor it with Hemingway, or season it with Thoreau Did you structure it like Eliot, or was Melville more your go The rocks you choose to stand upon, supports to look beyond As you add your face onto the mountain, new words inscribed in...

by Kurt Philip Behm

added by Kurt Philip Behm
1 month ago
Most Are Lost

Are you the movie or the commercial, the story or its cost The question quite subversive —in its drama most are lost (Villanova Pennsylvania: February, 2017)

by Kurt Philip Behm

added by Kurt Philip Behm
1 month ago
The Shadow

That laughter you hear in the background —death following closely behind (Villanova University: July, 2019)

by Kurt Philip Behm

added by Kurt Philip Behm
1 month ago
Verse

The magic sublime —is rhyme (Villanova Pennsylvania: February, 2017)

by Kurt Philip Behm

added by Kurt Philip Behm
1 month ago
Devoted To God

I always forgive Whatever one does wrong To damage and hurt me However, I cannot forget That stays as the memories Occupying my mind I learn from that A right way is only To stay away from such ones And new risks I am neither prey nor for sold ...

by Ehsan Sehgal

added by anonymous
1 month ago

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