Drifting Away

To see any clearer
I drifted away

From your
lies

From your
madness

From your paperless
tray

The word forest
called

For my pen to break
free

From the blurred
introspection

Hovering close to your
tree

And when my vision
unclouded

A bigger picture
appeared

In whose distance
I found

What your nearness
had feared

(Train In Massachusetts: March, 2015)
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Submitted on March 23, 2015

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Kurt Philip Behm

Longtime writer with twelve books in publication. Three of them Poetry. : The Death Of The Playground : The Sword Of Ichiban : Searching For Crazy Horse : Darkening Sun : An Anthology Of Perception-Vol's 1 & 2 : After Midnight : Sammy And Bumpers : The Fall City Mandate : Revenge Along The War Trail : Death from The Sky more…

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