Kurt Philip Behm

'Behind The Mask' - Poem by Kurt Philip Behm

That's the way life is…
greatness wrapped in a tattered box,
lined with regret
compliments laced with a negative refrain,
hiding the truth
Fear and delight masquerading as one,
chanting behind the mask
—that's the way life is

(Dreamsleep: July,2019)

Topic(s) of this poem: life

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Poem Submitted: Friday, July 12, 2019

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