Without you

without you

Without you the sun wouldn’t shine the ocean couldn’t generate waves Roses would grow bleak and wither Without you I would not be writing this My blood would sizzle and evaporate Evil people would be dancing over my tombstone Without you the birds wouldn’t sing so sweetly the dogs wouldn’t boast with their barks man […]

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If only…

if only

if only I had enough time to say goodbye to the rustling fig trees. that coax the aching silence of the moon. Auf Deutsch Wenn ich bloß nur genug Zeit hätte um sich von den raschelnden Feigenbäumen zu verabschieden. dass die schmerzende Stille des Mondes überreden.

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Her Connection

Her connection

Today she saw a bird, black-feathered, orange-beak it was and next to it sat another together on a fence. She’d never had a best friend So the pen became her therapist as well as her mentor She made the mint pages of a book, her biggest patrons. Her favourite blouse leaves a trail of ox-blood […]

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Madelene

Madelene

You flipped the pages of your mind darkness crawls out of the fornices like dust bunnies stirred out of it’s corner much to your disaffection and pride Sounds drowns pupils dilates Breath non-stimulated you step into a fog. A face forms from it’s shadowy vape (S)he wants to see you for what you truly are […]

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Faith

faith

“It’s true I washed your blood with my colourful fabric ingest me like the blue pill and I will roar you into ethereal youth When you’re lost in a sea of hauntings I will be there with the key to pandora’s chest while you’re waiting for dreams to unfold there will be singes of thunderstorm […]

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Dark times

dark times

The world is ending I heard her pleas The ground has opened to swallow up human kind Wolves move in packs so does man listening for sign of life beneath the earth the end of us could be a beginning of another The world is ending haven’t you heard? the ninth wonder of the world […]

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A ballad for valentine

a ballet for valentine

Step right up and witness the innovative saint There are bouts of emotions only one night a year see as endorphins run high and vaporises when he walks by like a shadowy apparition Two Euros and twelve cent and she heard him commanding humans, inviting many to stillness with eyes that resonates with the shifting wind […]

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The widower

The sky bleeds darkness the sand swallows the souls of his previous lovers in his eyes, every reason is bleak and mundane he speaks a language only mourners of existence comprehend and bows in silence for as many times the big church bell klings His children are his acquired treasure more priceless than precious stones […]

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Dear African Child

Dear African child

Dear future daughter, Your existence will neither be easy nor transitional because of where you were born On a community soil dampened with ancestral woes far humungous baggages will be place on your delicate shoulders luggages you can’t escape, linked by earth and blood seen and unseen forces will work against you men will dismiss […]

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Bubbles & Sunshine

The yellow pages of life does not promise a forecast of  bubbles and sunshine. Many times we venture to different paths and end up toiling unsuccessfully. We take risks,  casting all including our soul into the wind, and still  it makes no substantial difference. Being unsuccessful is a tedious lifestyle nobody chooses, rather it chooses […]

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