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Feb 12
Real poets don’t make lasting friends
they shun fraternity
Their truth like gritty sandpaper
abrasive when intoned  
The reader may be gratified
with what the words uncover
More likely though the pain involved
β€” will cut them to the bone

(Dreamsleep: February, 2024)
Kurt Philip Behm
Written by
Kurt Philip Behm
       Chuck Kean, CJ Sutherland and lumen
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