In The Dark

Education was meant
  to provide the tools

Not to build the
  house

Colleges wounded by
  ‘enlightened’ fools

Where by deception
  truth has bled out

Young minds are
  now lost

At a very great
  cost

To a system
  rigged from the start

And for grades they will
  kneel

With all verity
  concealed

Mindlessly searching for their
  next class
  —in the dark

(Villanova Pennsylvania: April, 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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