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Smashing The Mirror

Do you wilt in someone
else’s shadow

Do you fawn in someone
else’s praise

Do you rise in someone
else’s dawn

Do you fly with someone
else’s wings

Can you break the chains
that hold you

Can you smash the mirror
of regret

Can you kill the demon
of envy

Can you end the bondage
—free at last

(Villanova Pennsylvania: March, 2020)
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Submitted by Kurt Philip Behm on March 10, 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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