New Questions Found

Just before dawn…
  the answers came

And dressed in drag,
  they spoke my name

They claimed their place
  though none was offered

They stole a space,
  their masks on backwards

Just before dawn…
  the answers came

Stalking my query
  with falsehoods named

But in my wake,
  their lies would drown

The truth unanswered
  —new questions found

(Villanova Pennsylvania: March, 2015)
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Submitted by Kurt Philip Behm on December 18, 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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