Is your pen fully loaded,
  is the piston pulled back

Are the words of high-caliber,
  is your target intact

Does intention self load,
  does conviction re-sight

Will the ink run like blood
 —when you fire in the night

(Villanova Pennsylvania: March, 2018)
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Kurt Philip Behm

Longtime writer with eleven 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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