Temporal Delusion



Memories of memories,
  illusions called the past

Their structure self deceptive,
  inside our minds ill cast

Memories of uncertainty,
  and memories still to come

Embedded in our consciousness
  —this moment zero sum

(Villanova Pennsylvania: April, 2019)
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Submitted by KurtPhilipBehm on April 21, 2019

Modified on March 05, 2023

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Scheme XA XA XB XB X
Closest metre Iambic tetrameter
Characters 249
Words 36
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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