Kurt Philip Behm

Toasting Erich Fromm

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 …

Positive freedom,
nose in the wind
Negative freedom,
refusing within

Shaking and straining,
the spirits set free
To pour or leave empty,
 at times disagree

Positive, Negative,
the labels of truth
Distilled combination
—like gin and vermouth

(Villanova University: February, 2021)

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