The sunken toilet Under the house Made her feel She was a mouse. The door she opened And thought: “Oh God, I am sinking!” Surrounded by so much water She was deep inside A submarine toilet. Was she afraid The water would come in? “I am drowning”. But she didn’t. Blue emptiness around her Yet… Continue reading The Sunken Toilet
I see you in the dim light I read your entangled words I empathize with your obscurity Dark rider of a most enigmatic nature, Lover of fog, you keep your secrets. Yes, that is who you are. Is this infatuation or Have I really fallen in love With you? I yearn for you day by… Continue reading Lover of Fog
What does compromise really mean? You are often dissatisfied, The decision finally reached Implied you lost something. That is how it works in democracy You must be ready to accept that. The least imperfect system We call it. Do we have any other choice? Yet if you belong to a minority You will always have… Continue reading Compromise
The broken Madonna lay on the cold floor She saw now the end of the compromise, Anger in his eyes, no kindness anymore She wondered if the whole thing had been wise. “What do you mean you’re fond of her?”, he said. He could not understand, he just wondered “She must be insane”. “Go… Continue reading What Now?
An empty space in the widest ocean Separates families from each other. Father left soon, became a refugee But mother and children had to stay. Of course they all want to get together Like so many others in our world. This empty space is now the eternal wait They are hoping fate will change one… Continue reading The Magic Flow
Das Übermaß an Vertrauen Eines Tages auf einer grünen Wiese, ich saß Ein Buch in der Hand, ich weiß nicht wie lange ich las. Drei Hühner zeigten keine Angst und zu mir kamen Ich war wirklich überrascht, als sie so nahe waren. War es meine Gegenwart, so wohlwollend, Die Hühner näherten sich so vertrauend Sie… Continue reading The Excess of Confidence (German)
I was sitting on a meadow one day A book in my hands, how long I can’t say. Three hens came close to me and showed no fear I was most surprised as they came so near. Was it my presence, so benevolent, What made them approach me so confident? They just trusted me and… Continue reading The Excess of Confidence