Fear Self Indicts



Victim of passion,
purveyor of lies

Betrayer of talent,
bending the I

Captive obsession,
perspective now gone

Fear self-indicts
—when right turns to wrong

(Villanova Pennsylvania: February, 2017)
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Submitted by KurtPhilipBehm on July 06, 2019

Modified on March 14, 2023

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Scheme AB XX AX BX X
Closest metre Iambic trimeter
Characters 189
Words 28
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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