Kurt Philip Behm

My Souls Asylum

In the middle of the stream

 there rests an island


Where hopes and wishes dock

 just out of reach


At the end of every dream

 my souls asylum


Each memory harbored safe

 —along its beach


(Villanova Pennsylvania: December, 2018)






  • Laura🌻


    • “My Souls Asylum”

    Most relatable and...


  • Kurt Philip Behm

    I'm glad you liked it, thanks!

    • Laura🌻

      My aunt and I were having a conversation yesterday relatable to your poem’s theme.

    • Kurt Philip Behm

      Everyone needs that one 'special place.' Your Aunt's lucky
      to have you.

      • Laura🌻

        Yes we do my friend!
        Thank you! 🤗

      • Neville

        pinned to the page
        a proper poem and true
        deserves to be read.... N

        • Kurt Philip Behm

          Thanks Neville. I'm humbly honored.


          • Neville

            my pleasure

          • Tamara Beryl Latham - The Poet

            An excellent read focusing on your memories that have been tucked away in that special place. Thanks for posting and Merry Christmas to you and your family.

          • Debsspot

            A familiar spot Kurt. Beautifully written.
            Merry Christmas.

            • Kurt Philip Behm

              Thanks Deb—we all need one. Merry Christmas
              to you.


            • JaynieJo

              Absolutely love this. Fantastically understandable.

              • Kurt Philip Behm

                Thanks Jaynie, much appreciated.

                Happy Holidays!


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