Ashes In The Past

Is memory left immortal,
  once the body dies

Are feelings cast eternal,
  the last crow having cried

Does thought live on inside itself,
  all time enslaved at last
 
 One flame to burn the meaning deep
  —all ashes in the past

(Villanova Pennsylvania: November, 2017)
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Submitted by Kurt Philip Behm on November 09, 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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