File Or Burn

Seeing better from a distance
  than you ever could up close

The memories play like children
  in voices that you spoke

The truth is where you find it
  every season, every turn

Where space creates acceptance
  —your soul to file or to burn

(Villanova Pennsylvania: June, 2016)
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Submitted by Kurt Philip Behm on August 31, 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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