Still To Run

Your page now short on substance,
  yet colorful the rhyme

The words used in abundance,
  where lesser might define

Intention slave to beauty,
  all meaning zero sum

Pageantry lost in the wind,
 —your blood left still to run

(Grantham New Hampshire: February, 2017)
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Submitted by Kurt Philip Behm on February 24, 2017

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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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