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Richard Betts

(December 8,1964 / Philadelphia, PA)

Biography of Richard Betts

Born on December 8,1964, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Richard Betts, was raised in the Mayfair/Tacony section of northeast Philadelphia.

In December 1986, he earned a bachelor's degree in journalism from Indiana University of Pennsylvania (IUP) .

Richard Betts's Works:

Duality: Poems
The Poetry of Richard Betts, Jr.

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What if you and I
Both believed deeply in the Lord?
And you and I
Were on opposite sides of a great war.

And each one believed
With all his soul,
That God was on his side
And would march him through the battle whole.

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