To Fly Forever

My body aged—my spirit saged,
  all time a fading lie

My wishes getting younger,
  a bigger piece of sky

My body died—the world revived,
  different than before

My spirit free to roam at last,
  and fly forever more

(Villanova Pennsylvania: February, 2018)
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Submitted by Kurt Philip Behm on February 16, 2018

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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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