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My Will On Fire



Each time when it almost mattered,
it mattered not that much

Old feeling’s hijacked and held for ransom
memories cold and stuck

But the day when it really mattered,
my heart was set on fire

My will unfrozen and left to sear
—in a burning hot desire

(Villanova Pennsylvania: April, 2015)
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Submitted by Kurt Philip Behm on January 14, 2019

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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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