The 9 Circles of Hell

Last night, or better last afternoon it started with the first circle of Hell. Dante Alighieri always having been my reference, the inferno started burning bright yesterday afternoon. What triggered it? People from the past coming back, some things have come to an end, and some new people have come into my life who seem […]

When they come

When they come They take away from my essence They don’t know Unaware They come Take And leave. But it is okay I love them dearly More than they can ever imagine My deepest wish For them to take And to awake I love them more than they would ever know Unconditionally It does not […]

Fresh summer morning

This fresh summer morning A breeze inside my heart Tentative it wakes up No song yet to hear But soon it shall commence It is vulnerable today Feeling like a newborn child Large eyes stare into this beautiful world Often wondrous We look into our own soul Hello, you new old soul Did you sleep […]

The most beautiful of seas is the one we have not sailed yet…

Nazim Hikmet wrote in 1942: “Il più bello dei mari è quello che non navigammo. Il più bello dei nostri figli Non è ancora cresciuto. I più belli dei nostri giorni non li abbiamo ancora vissuti. E quello che vorrei dirti di più bello non te l’ho ancora detto.” For the ones, who are not […]

No end, No beginning

There is no end There is no beginning Just one line. As humans we like to believe that we have the power to adjust that line and to make it into a curve, much like sound waves. We do not. Lately I have been staring Just plain staring at my surroundings There is no point […]