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Is Anyone

Is anyone ever a total fraud,
—or totally sincere

Is anyone committed beyond mere space,
—to a notion fond and dear

Is anyone ever one hundred percent,
—with subtraction the rule of the day

Is anyone better than what they believe,
—or worse than a moments delay

Is anyone ever truly in charge,
—of that moment that slips through the hand

Is anyone willing to dance beyond hope,
—to a melody lost by the band

Is anyone chosen from those who are not,
—or entitled to what can’t be earned

Is anyone welcomed straight into the light,
—on a path where all others have turned

(Airplane-Las Vegas To Philadelphia: January, 2016)
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Submitted by Kurt Philip Behm on February 04, 2016

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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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