Thursday, August 21, 2008

Love & Walnuts

We didn’t eat walnuts very often. We were too lazy to hit the branches. We waited for the day they gathered the fruits. Then, we ate and ate, until our hands would turn black, and our tummies would swell up. We went to bead, with a sense of nausea, and a thought: “Never again!” Until the next year, at least...

Tuesday, August 19, 2008

A part of you

Who knows how many passed you by. A part of you they took, never looking back, going forward on their path. You, gluttonously swallowing parts of them, wanted to hold on to the memory of your existence in someone's eyes, no matter how short or meaningless it is. And I can't stay next to you. I only needed a moment, unrelated to the fear of leaving. A hug, shorter than a moment, but bigger than eternity. A real part of you. A part that doesn't exist....

Monday, August 18, 2008


I killed a child. The graves continued to struggle with their game of chess. They had positioned them selves, black after white marble tombstone, but they couldn't reach an agreement as to which soul has the next move. Almost an eternity, they remained frozen. In that period, no one looked at the moon anymore, because it wasn't sweetened by nobody's shadow. It was just a moon. Same as that kid was just a kid. The one I killed, deep inside of me....

Sunday, August 17, 2008


At that spot, where every day, an enchanting aroma of cows and manure spread through the air; tonight, it stunk of baked beef!

Wednesday, August 13, 2008

A Midnight Talk

It hit me, as if I heard it from my own sister! I wished I could slap her so hard, as I never wished to do to anyone. It's lucky that the alcohol was speaking instead of me. I didn't say a thing...