Wings To My Flight

A quarter of a million people
  read my poetry last year

Five hundred thousand eyes,
  five hundred thousand ears

I write every day with the
  humble knowledge of this

 To offer some solace,
  to be never remiss

They guide me much more
  than they ever will know

To help form the words
  that keep me in tow
 
I feel like I know them
  when I write late at night

As they call through the darkness
  —giving wings to my flight

(Bryn Mawr Pennsylvania: May, 2019)
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Submitted by Kurt Philip Behm on May 31, 2019

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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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