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A Vow To Myself

I asked for your blessing, instead you explained What I should be paying to garner acclaim You told me if only I’d do it this way My words could have meaning and influence—sway But power and fortune are not what I sought If influenc...

by Kurt Philip Behm

added by Kurt Philip Behm
27 days ago
The Valley.

I observe a valley Beyond a turbulent sea, A place of beauty where I desire to be. It lies akin to a Work of art and I regret that the sea Keeps us apart. But there are days Via the use of boating Arriving to experience God’s nature of loving....

by Liam Ó Comáin

added by anruaidh
27 days ago
A Magnificent Gift.

The art of the poet Is a magnificent Creative given gift. And here I am not Referring to the Standard level Of the art. In truth the process Of composing Is an art In itself. Raising the question For those interested What had our creator In mi...

by Liam Ó Comáin

added by anruaidh
27 days ago
Time Unfolds

In my heart I knew little of the world and all its parts As I drifted idle and wandered blind, through constant fits and starts My mind reached out beyond its grasp, with the questions close behind As time unfolded upon itself —each mom...

by Kurt Philip Behm

added by Kurt Philip Behm
28 days ago
In Constancy Redeemed

Colors overtake me one by one, as they fuse within my mind To paint their ancient messages, prismatic and sublime The past is but enigma, tomorrow still a dream This moment’s image all that lasts —in constancy redeemed (Villanova Penns...

by Kurt Philip Behm

added by Kurt Philip Behm
28 days ago
Hearts To Impound

What is the difference between a fact and the truth One limited in time, the other free and unproved Language and formula, the great deceivers abound As the light burns inside us —our hearts to impound (Villanova Pennsylvania: April, ...

by Kurt Philip Behm

added by Kurt Philip Behm
28 days ago
Sir Patrick Spens

The king sits in Dunfermlin Castle Drinking his blood red wine “O where will I get a steely skipper To sail this ship of mine ?

by Anonymous

added by anonymous
28 days ago
No Time Left

When love commands —there’s precious time left to serve truth (Villanova Pennsylvania: April, 2019)

by Kurt Philip Behm

added by Kurt Philip Behm
28 days ago
Death's Revenge

Today’s gone wild, killers on the fringe A life to take, its fate to make, tomorrow—death’s revenge (Villanova Pennsylvania: April, 2019)

by Kurt Philip Behm

added by Kurt Philip Behm
28 days ago
Hope Denied

When love deceives, the heart to bleed, its truth an open wound Forever long, time’s painful gong, rerung with every moon When love deceives, on bended knees, and lost within the pain All wishes fly, with hope denied —as emptine...

by Kurt Philip Behm

added by Kurt Philip Behm
28 days ago
Mr. Prime Minister (The Last Lion)

From Winston: “When youth departs —may wisdom prove enough” To Winston: “When spirit falters —all will to then prevail” (Villanova Pennsylvania: April, 2019)

by Kurt Philip Behm

added by Kurt Philip Behm
28 days ago
Kharadreams

With such a big love and a broken heart, Khara went dreaming as she often does and she woke up to the reality that she was not an immortal but just another brick in the wall.

by Kharadreams

added by anonymous
29 days ago
Lyra

Lyra A flower of humanity whose love Was beyond question, a gift from Our Creator to all whom she met, But, alas, Satanic evil in its move Through history influenced a fellow Human to bring an end to her life. A repeat of history since its begin...

by Liam Ó Comáin

added by anruaidh
29 days ago

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