Released from the prison
Of the extended word
Verse offered
Asylum
And a means of escape

Carrying me deep
To where the future-past
Hides
All time to mislead
 —as the present conflates

(Villanova Pennsylvania: February, 2015)
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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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