Once The Bee Has Left



If you know that you can,
  do you really still have to

With uncertainty gone,
  does incentive still thrive

Must you then prove to others,
  what you know beyond measure

Is it anticlimactic,
—once the bee leaves the hive

(Villanova Pennsylvania: February, 2017)
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Submitted by KurtPhilipBehm on February 11, 2017

Modified by KurtPhilipBehm on July 04, 2019

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Quick analysis:

Scheme XX XA XX XA X
Closest metre Iambic tetrameter
Characters 256
Words 43
Stanzas 5
Stanza Lengths 2, 2, 2, 2, 1

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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