Dead Apostates



Write intrepid and unafraid…
  your ink to stain their minds

Each word a dagger spilling truth,
  new blood for all to find

Write intrepid and unafraid,
  your message screaming loud

Where dead apostates felt your wrath
  —disciples standing proud

(Sedona Arizona: February, 2019)
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Submitted by KurtPhilipBehm on February 03, 2019

Modified on March 05, 2023

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Quick analysis:

Scheme Ax xx Ab xb x
Closest metre Iambic tetrameter
Characters 276
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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