Freitag, 22. Juni 2018

Seemannsgarn
die Verwegenheit
unserer Träume

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sailor's yarn
the audacity
of our dreams



Mittwoch, 20. Juni 2018

Montag, 18. Juni 2018

neue Lachfältchen -
sorgfältig poliere ich
meinen Schminkspiegel

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new laughter lines -
carefully I polish
my make-up mirror



Mittwoch, 13. Juni 2018

in Stein gemeißelt
und doch
das weiche Moos

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carved in stone
and yet
the softness of moss

Montag, 11. Juni 2018

late-night news


Did I get blunt? Oh, not really!
When the first refugees drowned in the Mediterranean there was an outcry in the media. We all were shocked.
Today, a casual mention following the day-to-day politics. Nothing has changed and it touches me more than ever. After a moment of hesitation I reach for the remote.
Yes I know, I know


foreign war
secured at his backpack
a toy soldier


Samstag, 9. Juni 2018

Rosenknospen
die Narbe von damals
fast verheilt

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rosebuds
the old scar
barely healed