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The Devil's Details

Physics over Metaphysics, the cart before the horse The chisel praised, the sculptor blamed —the tool the icon sourced (Villanova Pennsylvania: May, 2019)

by Kurt Philip Behm

added by Kurt Philip Behm
19 days ago
Loss

The only winner in a war of attrition —is loss (Villanova Pennsylvania: July, 2016)

by Kurt Philip Behm

added by Kurt Philip Behm
19 days ago
Heaven & Hell

Do your words sharpen, as your feelings dull Do your actions harken, what’s still to cull Do your wheels spin faster, as you sink in place Does the meaning retreat, as you blindly chase Do your moments forecast or serve to remind Do...

by Kurt Philip Behm

added by Kurt Philip Behm
19 days ago
A Forgotten Wish

Every word not spoken —the lost child of a forgotten wish (Villanova Pennsylvania: July, 2016)

by Kurt Philip Behm

added by Kurt Philip Behm
20 days ago
101 — 401

Poetry 101: “Write what you know—write what you feel” Poetry 401: “Write what you know—write what you feel” (Villanova Pennsylvania: July, 2016)

by Kurt Philip Behm

added by Kurt Philip Behm
20 days ago
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Freedom Dealt

Obeying any moral law, reason wills unto itself To play the game the way its staged —all freedom thusly dealt (Villanova Pennsylvania: May, 2019)

by Kurt Philip Behm

added by Kurt Philip Behm
20 days ago
Reality's Hymn

Be-bop, shu-baby-bop, the blues on fire The strings an accelerant, the harp but a pyre The melody unseen, its heartbeat within Be-bop, shu-baby-bop —reality’s hymn (Villanova Pennsylvania: May, 2019)

by Kurt Philip Behm

added by Kurt Philip Behm
20 days ago
Legacy Of Endowment

Borrow from the least, but steal from the best The larceny of endowment —your legacy’s quest (Villanova Pennsylvania: May, 2019)

by Kurt Philip Behm

added by Kurt Philip Behm
20 days ago
Once Tomorrow Is Gone

Will eternity have a yin and a yang Will the forces that govern applaud and harangue Will the blessings have value if damnation moves on Will it all even matter —once tomorrow is gone (Villanova Pennsylvania: July, 2016)

by Kurt Philip Behm

added by Kurt Philip Behm
20 days ago
Now Unfelt

Twas once a time you owned my heart, then Laura stole it back Through all those years our hearts on fire, she waited and she sat She hoped one day our lives would part, to never meet, as then… Her voice so soft had cried at night, “I wa...

by Kurt Philip Behm

added by Kurt Philip Behm
21 days ago
Ablution

Your love to bathe in words rephrased With hearts not young —or old (Villanova Pennsylvania: May, 2019)

by Kurt Philip Behm

added by Kurt Philip Behm
21 days ago
Eternity's Twin

As of late, I have developed a new best friend It’s my younger self coming to visit my end I look in his face, and I see a new truth I look in his face, and I see more than youth Now more like my father, I more like his son The begi...

by Kurt Philip Behm

added by Kurt Philip Behm
21 days ago

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