Words Of My Reluctance

Her book was disturbing,
  in an antiseptic kind of way

Cleansing words of their reluctance,
  periods gone—commas laid

  “Tribute To Joan Didion’s
  ‘Slouching Toward Bethlehem’”
(Villanova Pennsylvania: August, 2017)
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Submitted by Kurt Philip Behm on August 26, 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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