Kurt Philip Behm

Now Open The Door

The light in the window,

the candle down the hall

 

The torch in the jungle,

all beacons that call

 

The voice in the distance,

the one just next door

 

The whisper screams loudest

when heard from afar

 

The light that once beckoned,

the one that still shines

 

The rays once connected,

new vision sublime

 

To see it and hear it,

to know it once more

 

The key’s in the lock

—now open the door

 

(Villanova Pennsylvania: October, 2017)

Comments2

  • FredPeyer

    And you just opened the door to a new appreciation for your poems, Kurt!

  • Kurt Philip Behm

    Thank you !



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