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My Legacy Planted



Mentally on the road
while spiritually at home

My mind got to wander
as my soul was at peace

Mentally on the road
while spiritually at home

My thoughts got to ponder
what only distance could release

Mentally on the road
while spiritually at home

My roots sinking deeper
my connection firmed

Mentally on the road
while spiritually at home

My legacy planted
—beneath all that I’d learned

(Villanova Pennsylvania: October, 2015)
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Submitted by Kurt Philip Behm on February 07, 2019

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Stanzas 9
Stanza Lengths 2, 2, 2, 2, 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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