Reborn

Is life about how many,
or then about how much

Is the truth in computation,
or in what those numbers touch

Is the measurement empiric,
with a final answer shown

Is salvation in your lyrics,
with the word count still unknown

Is there faith inside the mystery,
that mere reason can’t abide

Is there something deep inside you,
that excuses cannot hide

Is there a wind that blows indulgent,
carrying an echo from before

With a voice that speaks the truest,
the one you listen to—reborn

(Villanova Pennsylvania: February, 2016)
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Submitted by Kurt Philip Behm on February 10, 2016

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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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