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Father

Once you had arms that held me so tight Once you had legs that stood up for right Once you had eyes that could see in the dark Once your strong hands plotted courses to chart Once we would walk and the birds would proclaim Once we would sing ...

by Kurt Philip Behm

added by Kurt Philip Behm
25 days ago
You can't stop me

Doesn't matter how you want to bring me down.. How you pick at my family, Their are pieces of me. The part of my happiness making my life able to bare... Their are my angels.. No i won't share... What you meant for my bad .. He above is using it ...

by Tania thompson-Spencer

added by anonymous
25 days ago
You never change

Lord I will never worry about the what if's... I will simply live in today.. I know with out a shadow of a doubt.. You are in control, Then & Now All those years you kept me , Didn't matter what my parents did or didn't do.. I am truly never a...

by Tania thompson-Spencer

added by anonymous
25 days ago
It won't be long

I cried my last tear, Wanting to see my positive choices , Become apart of my life.. I am tired of satan on my heels .. I pray harder still.. My eyes are dim, No light inside.. Satan, wants my hopes to die... I will stand up, Like so many times b...

by Tania thompson-Spencer

added by anonymous
25 days ago
Don't let me repeat

Don't let my cry fall on deaf ears, Nor let my actions sit still... Don't let me beat the pavement, The way my request beat at your heart... Let me embrace my life with a new start.. Don,t let me walk in this life alone, A life I never sown.. The ...

by Tania thompson-Spencer

added by anonymous
25 days ago
Dylan's Gone

Dying alone on foreign ground, death grips his blessed hand Never choosing time or place, uncharted —the Angels plan An oak to fall on alien soil, all seeds to heaven thrown His words cast free to light the dark, that ‘Good Night’ —now his own...

by Kurt Philip Behm

added by Kurt Philip Behm
25 days ago
Welsh Leftovers

I swallowed hard the feelings scorned, to finish off my plate But filled I was in sated form a glutton postulate I bit off more than I could chew, with meat still on the bone My stomach full of fiery barbs —leftovers unatoned (Villanova Univer...

by Kurt Philip Behm

added by Kurt Philip Behm
26 days ago
Dogma Incarnate

Religion in practice… arms length from God Close enough to see, never to touch Single lens focus, vision for sale Dogma as deity —conscription at birth (Villanova Pennsylvania: January, 2020)

by Kurt Philip Behm

added by Kurt Philip Behm
26 days ago
Hidden Embers

To hide yourself in public, and turn your back on fame Choosing thence to be alone —the fire without the flame (Dreamsleep: January, 2020)

by Kurt Philip Behm

added by Kurt Philip Behm
26 days ago
Uneasy Lies The Head

Eternally poetic, terminally bound Musing uncourted —death for a crown (Dreamsleep: January, 2020)

by Kurt Philip Behm

added by Kurt Philip Behm
26 days ago
Empty Life

I breathe in, Your body fragrance Goes inside me That makes me drunk I breathe out, Your body fragrance Surrounds my all senses I am deeply in love Every breath of me Sends your name Chants your beauty Harps your devotion That makes me alive You a...

by Ehsan Sehgal

added by anonymous
27 days ago
The Kingdom of Fragrance

Have you ever seen: The rainbow of forgiveness The colourful bird of harmony The garden of friendship The breeze of tolerance The open sky of the unity The sea of love With flowing spiritual heartbeats That holds feelings and humanity And the king...

by Ehsan Sehgal

added by anonymous
27 days ago
The Numbers Fail

In Newtonian Mechanics, the future is the past What lags behind, what sits ahead, the Jester only laughs A one for one relation, its truth in bas-relief The numbers hail, the numbers fail —empirical deceit (Villanova University: January, 2020)

by Kurt Philip Behm

added by Kurt Philip Behm
27 days ago

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