Tag Archives: longing

Wondering souls

In the darkness ofYesterday wonder the souls goneFlowers grow on the cliffs. January 23, 2021

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Willing it true

There are a thousand signsThrough the chain of stepsAn old woman attempts To conjuncture the omensOf her seeing An image of an imagination splitBetween fear and hope willing It true! January 19, 2021

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Letters

I write to you A love letter Every day, Not posted On my table They stack, A monument To love And fear, What might be Your reply! … December 7, 2020

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Mother sings

Child cries in the night Afraid of darkness That looms. … She sings for the child A lullaby calm Silence. … Child cries in the night Calming lullaby She sings. … A mothering sound She utters loving Words calm. … … Continue reading

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Call unanswered – Haiku 3

It rings endlessly Patience has left last pose Echos dinner hear last. … November 30, 2020

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Call unanswered – Haiku 2

It rings endlessly Your call is unanswered Hear echos in my head. … November 30, 2020

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Call unanswered – Haiku 1

This is a part of a longer poem where I experiment with Japanese and old French forms. Still work in progress but this is one to share. … It rings endlessly A rose stands dry on the table Dinner served … Continue reading

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In hurry

Bagel in the mouth Coffee at service station Miss being late and in hurry Imbalance winter. … Solitude embrace Stand on platform destiny Miss seeing her pretending Not longing for me. … November 29, 2020

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Beloved!

Beloved! … Aphrodite leaves the battlefield After devouring her latest lover Not the last by any means But even Goddess of love Needs her rest And beauty sleep. … “Goddesses do not sleep” Interrupted a rude man in the Temple … Continue reading

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Summer, winter

Her name is Summer Always arguing for winter Even in the mist of blizzards A case of wishing for the opposite The unreachable. In winter she remembers Her name with nostalgia Always arguing for winter But it is here she … Continue reading

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