Joy



To children,
time is lost

The moment
set free

The instant
sublime

Joy
—the only cost

(Dreamsleep: February, 2020)
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Submitted by KurtPhilipBehm on February 28, 2020

Modified on March 05, 2023

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19

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Scheme XA BC BX XA C
Closest metre Iambic dimeter
Characters 107
Words 19
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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