The Moment Self Taught

Those times I was distant,
  those times spent alone


Those times I spent searching,
  so far from the throne



Those times when I questioned,
  the questions I asked



Those times never answered,
  those times that contrast



Those times that were gifted,
  those times that were not


Those times that were frozen,
  those times that were hot


Those times I spent chasing,
  myself being sought



Those times an illusion,
 —the moment self taught


(Villanova Pennsylvania: June, 2017)
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Submitted by Kurt Philip Behm on July 02, 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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