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The Joker's Curse

Does life resemble a deck of cards,
shuffled back and forth

On brighter days with Ace’s high,
dark days the Joker’s curse

And what about that Wild Card,
that one you can’t be sure

If it will serve to win the day
—or fold your hand once more

(Villanova Pennsylvania: November, 2019)
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Submitted by Kurt Philip Behm on November 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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