English, My Pen, My Pencil

Some are Born to sweet delight

Some are Born to Endless Night. – William Blake, ‘Auguries of Innocence’ I bought this album over 10 years ago, on my birthday. It was terribly overpriced – probably with the excuse of being an indie import from a faraway country – but I felt so happy to see a Hawksley Workman record in a […]

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English, Orphans

Orphans

As an orphan one learns to be self-sufficient and one learns the tricks of the trades which go with that. One becomes a freelance. (…) I propose a conspiracy of orphans. We exchange winks. We reject hierarchies. All hierarchies. We take the shit of the world for granted and we exchange stories about how we […]

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Lady of the Sea, My Pen, Pen

‘Lady of the Sea’ – The Mission

(For the previous chapters, visit the Lady of the Sea‘s main page) Azov’s pirates had been sailing all night when their captain rounded them up to reveal the news as the sun came up. The big sea bear cleared his throat and tried his best to look cool and collected. “As you know,” he began, […]

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English, My Pen, Verse

No Love Lost

no love is ever lost when love stands still if you save it in a box no love is ever spilled love can never be lost when it’s not carried in words to save every single drop just ignore the hummingbirds if you never reach to taste it no love is ever wasted save your […]

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English, My Pen, Verse

The Visitors

It wasn’t like this before. We were never modern or trendy only feeding off old glories of dead sailors and football stars. So we liked having you here: the wealthy relatives who never held us in any regard. But now you come to visit all the time. There is no more sitting outside with a […]

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