To Change One Word

To change one word and rock the world,
—a new verse dancing free

Its weight unmeasured and breadth untold,
—whose key unlocks the dream

The bottle open, the genie gone,
—the last domino to fall

One word pulled out or inserted back,
—with new meaning to enthrall

(Villanova Pennsylvania: February, 2016)
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Submitted by Kurt Philip Behm on February 17, 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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