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Kurt Philip Behm   Expert Editor

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

Submitted Poems 1,649 total

The Knife Edge Of Denial

Does weaponizing a stolen truth give you the right to lie From this perverted use of power do others run and hide Is this how force is wielded on the knife edge of denial With rules you change to suit your needs your sly deceitful smi...

by Kurt Philip Behm

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1 hour ago
Buried In The Coals

Do you think you’re Heaven worthy for myself—I never have The weight I carry pulls me down and keeps me off the path I avoid most every mirror my reflection haunts me still With eyes that stare like piercing lasers to maim, and then to ...

by Kurt Philip Behm

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2 hours ago
Two Thoughts For- 10/20/2018

Of Singular Importance The clarity of your words, the purity of your heart —the release of your soul (Villanova Pennsylvania: February, 2014) Once Denied The words a magic salve…. for the unspoken wound —of a thought...

by Kurt Philip Behm

added by Kurt Philip Behm
10 hours ago
Nothing But Time

Nature resplendent fog settling down Darkness retreating storm clouds outbound Sun reemerging rainbow behind Spring in the meadow —nothing but time (Villanova Pennsylvania: February, 2014)

by Kurt Philip Behm

added by Kurt Philip Behm
21 hours ago
The Swamp

Academic eyes Bullying lies Feelings held hostage Locked unopposed Academic eyes Mandatory ‘I’’s Mirrored reflection The Emperor’s clothes Academic eyes Robert Bly cries The pond has been drained Replaced with a swamp Academic eyes T...

by Kurt Philip Behm

added by Kurt Philip Behm
22 hours ago

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