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Without A Dream

Show me a man without a dream —and I’ll show you no man at all (Train To New Hampshire: July, 2016)

by Kurt Philip Behm

added by Kurt Philip Behm
24 days ago
No Truce

I don’t make excuses, and won’t pretend But I do attack, and will defend If your argument’s weak, with reasons thin No mercy shown —or truce to win (Villanova Pennsylvania: July, 2016)

by Kurt Philip Behm

added by Kurt Philip Behm
24 days ago
No Words Left

Where are the voices crying out from the din Where is the blood you spilled from within Where is that Siren who once called your name Where is the fortune promised by fame Where is the promise you made to yourself Where is that demo...

by Kurt Philip Behm

added by Kurt Philip Behm
24 days ago
A Devil's Hell

To be judged by fools —where Devils go to burn (Villanova Pennsylvania: July, 2016)

by Kurt Philip Behm

added by Kurt Philip Behm
24 days ago
Zero Funds

Just a broken poet, at an A.T.M. His stomach cries out, words hunger within The nights are the longest, cold darkens and chills Fresh words on account, new credit distills Pushing buttons while bent, with hope standing tall An answe...

by Kurt Philip Behm

added by Kurt Philip Behm
24 days ago
Your Swinging Door

I answered with love, you questioned with anger and pain I held you close, but your eyes failed me again I told you truly, as my wishes dropped to the floor Your smile my captor, my heart —your swinging door (Villanova Pennsylvania: July, 2...

by Kurt Philip Behm

added by Kurt Philip Behm
25 days ago
Nightmare Awoken

Avatar Queen The mask or the screen, What’s never to know What’s never to see Avatar Queen Your name to mislead, One more cryptic posting That always deceives Avatar Queen Both petty and preened, The bees in your bonnet No stinger foreseen Avat...

by Kurt Philip Behm

added by Kurt Philip Behm
25 days ago
The Golden Night.

The Golden Night It is night Darkness has fallen The fruit that is Love The Source of all is to Be gathered within Solitary silence The Holy Spirit Of God controls What is Mystical Our journey to Our Spiritual Father Which is associated wit...

by Liam Ó Comáin

added by anruaidh
25 days ago
Dancing Freely

All of our passions border on sin The reasoning gray, the line often thin All of our joy dances freely between That Angel above us —and a Devil unseen (Villanova Pennsylvania: July, 2016)

by Kurt Philip Behm

added by Kurt Philip Behm
25 days ago
My Own Captor

The metal rods surrounding me are cold to the touch and send goosebumps across my skin. I wrap my hands around them and begin to shake; first gently to test their strength then ferociously as if all the oxygen would leave my lungs if I spent one m...

by Danielle Adamkiewicz

added by anonymous
25 days ago
Never To Last

All time shattered memory, and faces now past Stare back as I dream —meant never to last (Villanova Pennsylvania: July, 2016)

by Kurt Philip Behm

added by Kurt Philip Behm
25 days ago
Words Unspoken

Have your words stayed unspoken, to mislead or confuse? Those phrases kept distant, the voice of the Muse? Have your words stayed unspoken, as you’ve traveled in vain? Your mileposts painted, with fury and pain? Have your words stayed...

by Kurt Philip Behm

added by Kurt Philip Behm
25 days ago
Clever

I hate the word clever, it seeks to demean With hidden entendre’ and devious schemes I hate how it sounds, as it rolls off the tongue To strike from all language —if my power was sum (Villanova Pennsylvania: July, 2016)

by Kurt Philip Behm

added by Kurt Philip Behm
26 days ago

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