Poem of the Day ~ Call me Sister

This is a re-post from March 2018 Description for visually impaired readers: The image above shows the following lines on a green background with the illustration of a yellow and white sun on the top right and bottom left. Call me Sister Inspired by the first line of Writer’s Den: Call me brother for I am the last dragonslayer Call me sister for I am … Continue reading Poem of the Day ~ Call me Sister

#FRAPALYMO PROMPT TRANSLATION FOR NOVEMBER 14TH, 2018

After a hopeful prompt yesterday, we’ll go for a remembrance of the special sort today. Today is the day of the hole punch, however, I had no time to properly research an English page for the prompt. You can read everything about the history of the hole punch and Google’s doodle from last year here at the Sun. And after a mighty sneezing fit I … Continue reading #FRAPALYMO PROMPT TRANSLATION FOR NOVEMBER 14TH, 2018

Poem of the Day: Losing my souls/Gedicht des Tages: Ich verliere meine Seelen

I am not sure if I have published this one on this blog before. But it is worth repeating. Another poem of my “Lost Souls” series. losing my souls time and time again I am losing my souls one for the pain one for the joy one for the duty one for the treachery one stays behind lost and cracked Ich bin mir nicht sicher, ob … Continue reading Poem of the Day: Losing my souls/Gedicht des Tages: Ich verliere meine Seelen

Poem of the Day: A Century of Sleep

I still feel this exhaustion that I tried to express in this poem. There is an age-old exhaustion in survivors. You cannot imagine what it takes out of you to be on high alert continuously because danger is your normal. You cannot imagine what it takes out of you when nightmares haunt you night by night. And even though I do not have nightmares very … Continue reading Poem of the Day: A Century of Sleep