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Washed & Scrubbed

Intellectual hygiene… the Poet declines That dull antiseptic, that deadens your mind Once washed and then scrubbed, the truth a charade Academic consensus —the Muse in her grave (Villanova Pennsylvania: December, 2019)

by Kurt Philip Behm

added by Kurt Philip Behm
3 days ago
You are admired

You are seen as the district's boasts lovely lake Some tourists admire you with their eyes of wonder They tried to seize you with their care But they never did, you are an escapee They thought that you are empty-headed for they judge you in your...

by Marissa Encabo

added by anonymous
4 days ago
What is it now

To be or not to be I'm fucking pissed that you are a human being Or was it my mom interested in me All the hate that I encountered All the hate seeps out and you laugh like What a bitchung weirdo Am I though it wasn't my fault none Of it was....

by Tramp

added by MissTramp
4 days ago
Overcomer

Pressure is hard to endure... Being alone makes one unsure.. Going Forward There's no turn back.. With the holy spirit there is nothing that I lack.. Overcome Nobody can do this all alone... It is funny how we think we got here all on our own.. ...

by Tania thompson-Spencer

added by thompsontania981
4 days ago
Bad blood

How do you clean up Bad Blood? Bad Blood... Can cause people to die .. Cleaning this Blood is doing more than making me cry.. It is making me strong were I considered myself weak.. It is making me get on my knees with god being all I seek.. Cleani...

by Tania thompson-Spencer

added by thompsontania981
4 days ago
Couplets Of Rhyme

An agreed upon history… fables abound To share in the memories, what’s lost and then found Our story rechristened, linked moments in time New legacy written —in couplets of rhyme (Villanova Pennsylvania: December, 2019)

by Kurt Philip Behm

added by Kurt Philip Behm
4 days ago
Yesterday's Past

Hiding behind his writing, he went from day to day Whispering memories from yesterday’s past, the truth in disarray Buried in moments now borrowed, the clock running shorter than long All words out on pawn, tomorrow in hock —his message forgott...

by Kurt Philip Behm

added by Kurt Philip Behm
4 days ago
Observation

Where clockwork angels come to gather And time and space don`t seem to matter Just another inconsistency In the universe`s tapestry Pull causal strings, mankind`s thread Beware my child, don`t lose your head For this is insanity`s requiem Life`s s...

by Barty

added by Barty
4 days ago
The Sage

Seeing truth… in the blindness of others (Dreamsleep: December, 2019)

by Kurt Philip Behm

added by Kurt Philip Behm
5 days ago
Lost in you

Every time I lose myself, gazing in your eyes, they are the labyrinth I cannot escape, nor would I want to try. Every time I lose myself, listening to your voice, like the sweetest music, it holds my mind in poise. Every time I lose myself, thinki...

by Barty

added by Barty
5 days ago
Patchwork Of Tailors

A stitching of parables, a weaving of psalms Whether ancient or modern, the truth plaited long The story we tell, with one pattern beset A patchwork of tailors —whose needles profess (Villanova Pennsylvania, December, 2019)

by Kurt Philip Behm

added by Kurt Philip Behm
6 days ago
Who I Am

Who I am The time will tell that I belong to those Whom no one can buy No one can defeat No one can influence With the wealth, status Or the beautiful figures I am the same one My strength of spirit Displays the spirituality The universal power Th...

by Ehsan Sehgal

added by anonymous
7 days ago
Dome With Echo Of Memories

In the dome of past The memories enter In my mind as its echo, With illustrating My childhood, youth And maturity I cannot stop, my memories, Not to attack And occupy my brain It hurts terribly I feel broken I am too weak To escape from it So I mo...

by Ehsan Sehgal

added by anonymous
7 days ago

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