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Grains Of Sand

A gold mine under a closed saloon,
empty bottle on the bar

While we wait and while we hope,
old memories travel far

Its sidewalks float with the summer rain,
nuggets rising through the sand

What was once will be again
—each grain of time at hand

(Villanova Pennsylvania: January, 2020)
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Submitted by Kurt Philip Behm on January 21, 2020

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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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