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The Wolf Comes Knocking

The pinnacle of abuse is preying on your own Jackal, politician, mercenary, or priest Their cloak of deception hiding unspoken lies Approaching your doorstep —in the guise of a friend (The New Room: January, 2021)

by Kurt Philip Behm

added by sage48
9 hours ago
Perpetuo Adest

We serve the moment, bespeaks the Lord To live eternal —in time untoward (The Book Of Prayers: January, 2021)

by Kurt Philip Behm

added by sage48
1 day ago
"In A Small Pond"

While safe in my corner, so sure of myself I criticized everything, what’s thought and what’s felt Secure in the fantasy, my back to the wall Returns to diminish —the big to the small (Dreamsleep: January, 2021)

by Kurt Philip Behm

added by sage48
1 day ago
To Catherine Deneuve

I gave my heart to someone in the rain, the clouds exploding, witness to my vows The water carrying away each fervent wish —to stream in happy aqueducts of love (Dreamsleep: January, 2021)

by Kurt Philip Behm

added by sage48
1 day ago
Highland Meadows

Planted where I am, I watched you blossom in the field Time being what it is, I picked each moment that would yield Love that’s to be shared takes on new meaning as it sows Joy to spread and flower —beyond where limitation grows (The New Room:...

by Kurt Philip Behm

added by sage48
2 days ago

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