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Tasunka Witko



The greatest of men
he bled the truth,
his wounds for all to share

A symbol relived
a life unspoiled,
courage all too rare

The towering hawk
the thundering storm,
hailstones mark the way

A moment in time
a vision embraced
—his name the children pray

(Plane From Detroit: August 21, 2018)
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Submitted by Kurt Philip Behm on August 21, 2018

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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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