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Either Or

Happy… writing poetry Miserable… writing prose Divided with each word to gift Joyful —with each thought to know (Villanova Pennsylvania: September, 2015)

by Kurt Philip Behm

added by Kurt Philip Behm
1 month ago
A Final Goodbye

Starting out with belief all that’s left is regret Starting out with hope every wish then denied Starting out with love at the end only pain Starting out with a welcome —one last final goodbye (Villanova Pennsylvania: February, 2019)

by Kurt Philip Behm

added by Kurt Philip Behm
1 month ago
Coursed In Stone

You have money in the bank, but you’ll never be rich With the power to buy and sell though yourself disowned Those things today and then tomorrow, their weight crushes in upon you A legacy doomed as rock by rock —your future coursed in ...

by Kurt Philip Behm

added by Kurt Philip Behm
1 month ago
Left To Weep

The truth runs thin along the borderline Where voices lie weary and valleys grow deep The truth runs distant along the borderline Where choices are frozen —new dreams left to weep (Las Vegas Nevada: February, 2019)

by Kurt Philip Behm

added by Kurt Philip Behm
1 month ago
The Reality Of Life.

THE REALITY OF LIFE. Let us praise The reality of life- Oh, yes, it is great In my opinion to be alive! Yes, it has its crosses As well as its joys But over all it is great To be alive! A gift from our creative Source whose will ensured That w...

by Liam Ó Comáin

added by anonymous
1 month ago
The Basket Of Truth.

THE BASKET OF TRUTH. ~~~~~~~ From toiling in the glen of reasoning and on The hill of revelation I offer a basket of fruit Which will answer a question relating to Truth and its moment in the field of life. A pursuer of truth by clearing, ploug...

by Liam Ó Comáin

added by anonymous
1 month ago
The Murder Of A Child

The title of this poem Is pregnant with Confirmation of the Existence of ‘evil’. Since the beginning of Creation because of a Creature’s opposition To our Creator. The latter opposition Opened the gates of hell For generation after Generation...

by Liam Ó Comáin

added by anonymous
1 month ago
Another Hero

with love that moves destiny disobediently grinning like a jeering peninsula.., jolly screams set a course as to means destiny marks the new days blown shadows beside the edges who want to live forever ? poor out your spirit bless the guard we ...

by Mario William Vitale

added by hitalot
1 month ago
In The Nick Of Time

The open West is an iron lung for the polio of my soul Lifting me up and breathing in at once to make me whole Wild and free, its air blows clean to minister my wounds And nurse me back to perfect health —a second none to soon (Durango...

by Kurt Philip Behm

added by Kurt Philip Behm
1 month ago
Freedom's Hope Denied

I live in places you’ve never seen And sleep in nightmares you’ve never dreamed I choose in dimensions above either or Beyond the pain you can endure My memory lapses in moments freed But fate imprisons all I see Escape an opti...

by Kurt Philip Behm

added by Kurt Philip Behm
1 month ago
Evil Eyes

Hollow out my eyes, fill them with their screams, of tortured dreams The horrors of mankind to blind the most kind. Sew my eyes shut! cruelty, torture, murder All this blight, shall never be seen by childrens’ holy sight I will clench my teeth a...

by Jgisocpa

added by JGisoCPA
1 month ago
The Ballader Of Ballymac

A fine example of natural beauty is a Blackbird in the townland of Ballymagroarty on the verge of The adopted city of St. Colm Cille. Unlike a blackbird along the roads of Slane chirping similar to the piper of Hamelin our blackie chirps from ...

by Liam Ó Comáin

added by anonymous
1 month ago
America

The power of dissent —a true measure of our freedom (Flagstaff Arizona: February, 2019)

by Kurt Philip Behm

added by Kurt Philip Behm
1 month ago

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