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von Sleepless Nights

She is a Muslim.
He is black.
They are gay.

Yes, maybe they are.
But can we really describe people in one word?

For example look at me:
I am a Christian.
I am white.
I am straight.

But if…

von Tilly Boesche-Zacharow

Here - mother, for your sleeping children,
bedded on newspaper - -
ten baht for a bowl full of rice,
so they can see the morning.

Thanks, Ma´am. In the name
of my sleeping children
bedded on newspaper - -…

Rezitation:
Voice arrangement by Max Berghaus, speaker and Jürgen Wagner, music
von Tilly Boesche-Zacharow

How often
were my
heart and soul
knocked from my hands.

How often
have I
picked up and freed
heart and soul
from the gutter´s debris –

to offer
both anew

Übersetzung:…

von Mitch Cohen

1
At evening an old angler
greets us in rolled sleeves
and gestures past the lake he comes up from:
yonder long folds of earth rising.
Snow deep down the sides clear through June,
he says, proud like he’d…

von Ekkehard Walter

Sometimes my poor soul
is tumbling like a whipping bowl,
often I struggled and fall,
but always I was standing up,
because I want win the cup
and so I do not give up.

von Tilly Boesche-Zacharow

Übersetzung ins Englische von Erich Vio

If you came
deformed, a cripple,
I would hasten to open my door
to let you in.

If you came
despised, defamed and rejected,
I would receive you with joy in my…

von Walt Whitman

O Captain! my Captain! our fearful trip is done;
The ship has weather'd every rack, the prize we sought is won;
The port is near, the bells I hear, the people all exulting,
While follow eyes the steady keel, the vessel grim and…

von The Poems Land

Let’s start with a little experiment
Just to show what I really meant
Think of having a daughter
In the past six years you have raised her
She made a painting for you
And now what do you do?
In your eyes it is…

von Walter W Hölbling

the year is new
most wishes old
and have been told before

yet hope dies last

and so
my friends
let‘s have a blast
offer a toast
to all times past
and a hearty cheer
to…

von Tilly Boesche-Zacharow

- To Reiner -
Stars are hanging
like glistening pearls
at the bosom of heaven.
The coat of the night
covers my bareness,
which is as pale
as the light of the moon.
Selene has lost her soul.…

Rezitation:
Voice arrangement and speaker Max Berghaus
von Oscar Wilde

The wild bee reels from bough to bough
With his furry coat and his gauzy wing.
Now in a lily-cup, and now
Setting a jacinth bell a-swing,
In his wandering;
Sit closer love: it was here I trow
I made that vow,…

von Walter W Hölbling

over millennia the question
what is beauty
has occupied the minds
of great philosophers

museums, galleries, and private homes
as well as public monuments
display the sculptures, paintings, texts,…

von Tilly Boesche-Zacharow

Behold! 
Lighter than a draft I was.
Just your breath
made me tremble.
I turned around
toward your thoughts
and your glance
made me dance -
for you.

Übersetzung:

MOBILE

von Walter W Hölbling

a morning breeze draws gentle ripples on the sea
dancing and glittering in the sun
at times more serious wrinkles
on the puckered surface indicate
strong deeper currents down below
moving unseen

shaping…

von Ekkehard Walter

Sometimes I wanna be free
like an old wildlife tree.
Sometimes I never would be alone
like an once lonesome stone.
Sometimes I dreamed of a new world
where God is there and the streets are of gold
Sometimes I…

von Walter W Hölbling

one of the Orient’s oldest
and most beautiful important cities
inhabited for thousands of years
by generations after generations
of craftsmen, merchants, artists, dynasties,
famous architects of all styles and…

von Djava Wanner

My soul is courage flying like a dove.

My soul is wisdom and knowledge bursting like a horse galloping.

My soul is understanding like a puppy.

My soul is graceful like a dolphin swimming in the sea.

My soul sings like…

von Alexander Zeram

Walkin' in the brooding heat
I feel as though l' s canned.
Walking through that desert
my thoughts are growing lame.
If the moon should rise again
and the sun could stay -
if a man made love all night…

von Oscar Wilde

Two crowned Kings, and One that stood alone
With no green weight of laurels round his head,
But with sad eyes as one uncomforted,
And wearied with man's never-ceasing moan
For sins no bleating victim can atone,
And…

von James Deahl

How strong it seems, with so much gone
Of life and love, to stil live on !
                     - John Greenleaf Whittier -

After midnight the house becomes a tomb of silence,
the spider sleeps ln the darkness behind…

von Djava Wanner

Loved ones are precious
I know this for a fact
And when you lose one
It’s like an attack

I’ve lost some loved ones
To many different things
I hate losing loved ones
But it’s a bell that has to ring

von Walt Whitman

Ah, not this marble, dead and cold:
Far from its base and shaft expanding—the round zones circling,
comprehending,

Thou, Washington, art all the world's, the continents' entire—
not yours alone, America,

Europe's…

von Oscar Wilde

Oft have we trod the vales of Castaly
And heard sweet notes of sylvan music blown
From antique reeds to common folk unknown:
And often launched our bark upon that sea
Which the nine Muses hold in empery,
And ploughed…

von Walter W Hölbling

at least one shooting every week
congress & president mild and meek
whatever they might do or say
no blame goes to the NRA

that keeps abusing the 2nd amendment
who needs militias today?!
and thanks to…

von Mitch Cohen

    1
I don’t like it here under this rock;
No food, no drink, and I can’t even talk.

    2
"God will preserve thee," soothed the apostle.
I died, and I wonder, "Perhaps as a fossil?"

    3

von Annelie Kelch

Heute ist Bloomsday, ihr Lieben,
… and I swear, if I' ll be able to go
- somehow - I' ll go down …
all the funny small streets which
are surrounded with blue, violet and yellow
houses and all the rosesgardens

von Tilly Boesche-Zacharow

I found you, helpless tree -
swaying and dancing in wind,
all the branches full of dreams
I could see
and many drops of dew on them.

When I saw you again
you were without life and destroyed,
GOD in…

Rezitation:
Sprecher: Max Berghaus, Musikalische Begleitung: Jürgen Wagner
von Oscar Wilde

Sweet, I blame you not, for mine the fault was, had I not been made of common clay
I had climbed the higher heights unclimbed yet, seen the fuller air, the larger day.

From the wildness of my wasted passion I had struck a better,…

von Mitch Cohen

        Sonnet for Monique

Hear what a fool you’ve made of me: impelled,
I tune this corny sonnet to the chord
your silver bracelets tingled when you held
me in your arms. Encircled ears implored

for any help…

von Djava Wanner

Sitting in peaceful places
Upon nature's natural faces
Silent sounds of the river's rushing
The wind with the trees harmoniously brushing

Quiet clouds above calmly passing by
A lake of blue and white that pleases…

von Erich Vio

He fought with Death upon the stage of Life
teasing his great Opponent, whom he sought
on foreign battlefields, in civil strife
where people freedom's losing battles fought.
Wounded by shells and bullets, caught with ease…

von Oscar Wilde

To that gaunt House of Art which lacks for naught
Of all the great things men have saved from Time,
The withered body of a girl was brought
Dead ere the world's glad youth had touched its prime,
And seen by lonely Arabs…

von Jürgen Wagner

I heard the wind, I heard the earth
I heard the cries of a mother’s birth
I heard the stream, I heard the leaves
I heard the bells of Christmas Eves
I heard the sea, I heard the fire,
I heard a song of an Irish lyre…

von Asja Aditi

In the middle
of nowhere
I'm standing
alone
Around me
the waves
do
bust
Around me
the wind
does
blow
I'm standing
still
I do not
sing
I do not

von Ekkehard Walter

A shout, a cry
and than he die.
Many others looked at him
but no one else helped poor Tim.
This happened in our Germany
and the others are so free.

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