Kurt Philip Behm

Square By Square

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 …

If life is a giant crossword puzzle,
  how many blank spaces do you have

How many words have come together,
  how many crossroads in your path

Each grid connects with meaning,
  what row by row unfolds

The story then, the story now
  —that square by square is told

(Villanova Pennsylvania: April, 2019)

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