Poem of the day: Paul

November 2018 I wrote this poem in May 2012 as part of #frapalymo. However, I believe Paul Celan's poetry is more important than ever now that nationalism and racism are on the rise everywhere. That is why I repost it. Paul (DEDICATED TO PAUL CELAN) First I met you on the school bench: death camp death … Continue reading Poem of the day: Paul

#frapalymo prompt for May 30th 2012 (#amwriting #poetry)

@FrauPaulchen wrote in her blog today: "Here is the prompt for day 30 for #frapalymo . It is inspired by Ingeborg Bachmann – a brilliant Austrian poetess. That is why the prompt for the poem on May  30th: „tage in weiß/days in white“ – on the basis of a poem of her with the same name. And the usual: Please … Continue reading #frapalymo prompt for May 30th 2012 (#amwriting #poetry)

And one more: #frapalymo prompt for May 29th 2012 (#amwriting #poetry)

@FrauPaulchen wrote in her blog today: "Here is the prompt for day 29 at #frapalymo . It is inspired by the book I just have finished by Else Buschheuer : „Verrückt bleiben/stay crazy“ (and that I read it is just due to @harveypuca  as far as I can remember – Thanks!). That is why the prompt for the poem on May 29th … Continue reading And one more: #frapalymo prompt for May 29th 2012 (#amwriting #poetry)

#frapalymo prompt for May 28th 2012 (#amwriting #poetry)

@FrauPaulchen wrote in her blog yesterday: "Here is the prompt for day 28 at #frapalymo . Inspired by the sun, the day, reflexions.  That is why the prompt for the poem on the 28th of May is: „die lichter in deinem gesicht/the lights in your face“ – on the basis of plays of light, light lights my thoughts the gentle … Continue reading #frapalymo prompt for May 28th 2012 (#amwriting #poetry)

Sorry, one late one and no poem (probably ;-) ) #frapalymo No 27

@FrauPaulchen wrote in her blog yesterday: “Here is the prompt for day 27 at #frapalymo . It is inspired by a great poet Paul Celan , who is worth reading again and again.  That is why the prompt for the poem at May 27th: "ich habe bambus geschnitten: für dich, mein sohn/I cut bamboo my son, for you!" – on the basis … Continue reading Sorry, one late one and no poem (probably 😉 ) #frapalymo No 27

#frapalymo prompt for May 26 2012 (#amwriting #poetry)

@FrauPaulchen wrote in her blog yesterday: "Here is the prompt for day 26 at #frapalymo . Inspired by @MonaThal , who moves my thought-mountains with her tweets.  That is why the prompt for the poem on May 26 is: "sommerseufzen*/summersighing*" – on the basis of one of her tweets. And the usual: Please tell me your link and I can retweet … Continue reading #frapalymo prompt for May 26 2012 (#amwriting #poetry)

#frapalymo no 25 ~ an old one: Friendship

friendship we saw each other from far at first afterwards we ran into each other possibly we got into each others way more and more now and then we misunderstood each other too even though it became a friendship This poem is inspired by @FrauPaulchen‘s #frapalymo prompt for May 25, 2012  

#frapalymo prompt for May 25th 2012 (#amwriting #poetry)

@FrauPaulchen wrote in her blog yesterday: "Here is the prompt for day 25 at #frapalymo . It was inspired by our girls night yesterday. That is why the prompt for the poem on May 25th is: "freundschaft/friendship". And the usual: Please tell me your link and I can retweet the link to your blog or put a link … Continue reading #frapalymo prompt for May 25th 2012 (#amwriting #poetry)

#frapalymo prompt for May 24th 2012 (#amwriting #poetry)

@FrauPaulchen wrote in her blog yesterday: "Here is the prompt for day 24 at #frapalymo . I have been inspired by Edvard Munch due to a visit to an exhibition. That is why the prompt for the poem on May 24th is: "die weinende frau/crying girl" –on the basis of pictures, paintings and  statues he has done to that … Continue reading #frapalymo prompt for May 24th 2012 (#amwriting #poetry)