Kurt Philip Behm

Naked Joy

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 …






The days were long
The cotton was high
 —laughter was all they had

The sun beating down
Their hands rubbed raw
 —spirit’s conjoined unclad

(Villanova Pennsylvania: February, 2018)

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