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Kurt Philip Behm   Master Editor

Lifelong writer with 12 books published ( three poetry). I wrote my first serious poem in 1971. Website: kurtphilipbehm.com

Submitted Poems 2,647 total

All Verses Called Back

Will your writing change when death comes to call, knowing it’s time for goodbye Will each word become richer, each memory dear, in the limited by and by As finality beckons, will conviction resolve, each day meaning more than the last Your fa...

by Kurt Philip Behm

added by Kurt Philip Behm
19 hours ago
The Joker's Curse

Does life resemble a deck of cards, shuffled back and forth On brighter days with Ace’s high, dark days the Joker’s curse And what about that Wild Card, that one you can’t be sure If it will serve to win the day —or fold your hand once more (V...

by Kurt Philip Behm

added by Kurt Philip Behm
2 days ago
Left Unsung

Do you see yourself inside your dream, or chasing close behind Is your love unquestioned, given free, or bartered, contract signed Are your lyrics empty without applause, audience on the run Will the future ransom a past still lost —the moment ...

by Kurt Philip Behm

added by Kurt Philip Behm
3 days ago
To Call From Within

Each mind is a filter… the wheat from the chaff Each vision dissected, to cry or to laugh Each chance in the moment, to live or to hide Each reason a marker, to vow or belie Each leaf that has fallen, the price that we’ve paid Each morning re...

by Kurt Philip Behm

added by Kurt Philip Behm
4 days ago
Lost In Refrain

Do you have enough stories, have you told enough tales Is your life overflowing, with a need to regale Have the roses you’ve smelled, lined your heart or your mind Is the path that you’ve chosen, ahead or behind Is your life worth a novel, or ...

by Kurt Philip Behm

added by Kurt Philip Behm
4 days ago

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