Brush Strokes & Margins

I can’t draw,

but I paint

 

I still sin,

but a saint

 

I talk best

when I’m mute

 

All I’ve lost

in pursuit

 

I begin

at the middle

 

And end

at the start

 

To give back

to the silence

 

This thing

—we call art

 

(The New Room: March, 2021)

Copyright 2021 Kurt Philip Behm

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