Night Train

by Alioscha on July 30, 2012

This train rode only at night It had no windows and it had no doors It had no load but the dreams of passangers it never carried in it darkened hull Its cargo laden with the absent bodies of the travellers it never held. This train bore no speed and no direction conveyed no desire […]

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waiting

by Alioscha on July 29, 2012

I wait for you to save me but it is all in vain You gaze upon the waters ignoring my outstreched hand lost in thought, your eyes fixed upon the furious sea do not see my sinking boat You shove aside my hanging body for better fruits in the same tree I wait for you […]

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Our Celluloid Life

by Alioscha on July 28, 2012

I like the part where we meet: so funny and yet so full of romance; although I am not crazy about all the coming and goings until we finally get together – all the little bits that showcase our fierce rivalry and one-upmanship that suddenly evaporates into naught when love comes to ring the bell […]

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Night Wife

by Alioscha on July 28, 2012

My wife lies naked in the dark She glows like snow in a clear winter night She waves sand dunes the wind brings to our bed, hills and valleys in a moonlit landscape with fire in her depths and ice in her peaks as the night pokes her breezy hand through the half open window […]

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Anchor

by Alioscha on July 28, 2012

For in order to ask I would need to speak, I stay sealed in silence by pain and fear You don’t see me alone or realize I am lonely My silence grows heavy, an anchor tied to my lips

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