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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 1,734 total

His Bounteous Light

My pact with God transcends your fear and all professed religion The faith I have, the joy I feel not subject to your laws My relationship is one on one whose heart is freely given To live inside his bounteous light —resplendent and in ...

by Kurt Philip Behm

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The Gateway

The pathway to happiness is laughter —the gateway to laughter is children (Villanova Pennsylvania: December, 2018)

by Kurt Philip Behm

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Borrowed Time

Today I turned seventy, and the clocks all faintly chimed My hour glass near empty to mark the waning time Weeks left on the calendar the moments more than days With laughter most important now each memory through the haze Today I turn...

by Kurt Philip Behm

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3 days ago
Left To Brew

The daylight hid from the nighttime like a rabbit from the fox As the sun ran through my memory freeing moments that were locked With twilight came a foretelling and its darkness swearing true But a light still burns inside me —from a pro...

by Kurt Philip Behm

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In Search Of My Own

I traveled from Essex to the kingdom of Wales in search of a family tree And passing a cobbler I then was reminded what these shoes really mean to me I’ve walked and I’ve walked and I’ve searched and I’ve searched, for a name more th...

by Kurt Philip Behm

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