Monthly Archives: April 2013

Me

דו האָסט מיר געזאָגט אַז איך בין נישט קײן ייִד. דו האָסט פֿאַרגעסן די מאַמע־לשון און איך בין פֿון דער שול אַװעקגעגאַנגען. אָבער אַן אַפּיקורס איז נאָך אַלץ אַ ייִד. Y me dijiste que soy gringo porque mis bisabuelos huyeron … Continue reading

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Twice

My home is not knownfor displays of emotionfor great shows of sadnessor, especially, of joy. But twice in my life,my people danced in the streetsand let the world see their joy. Once, in November,when we accomplished the impossibleand overcamefor one … Continue reading

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Rant

Are you proud, now? I’m sure he is. When you were a butterfly, he ripped off your wings. But now you have hands; butterflies beware.

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Friend

I didn’t know what “friend” meant until she said the unforgivable and I forgave. And then I knew that “friend” is the one I’ll always forgive. And then I said the unforgivable and she didn’t.

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Soul and body

to @a_little_fresher, with love the relationship between a soul and its body between a body and its soul is reciprocal a body without a soul a book without words a glass without wine is an empty chrysalis while a soul … Continue reading

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Alma y cuerpo

a @a_little_fresher, con mucho cariño la relación entre un alma y su cuerpo entre un cuerpo y su alma es recíproca un cuerpo sin alma un libro sin palabras un vaso sin vino es un capullo vacío mientras para un … Continue reading

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Tres hermosas

La cariñosa me mira desde los ojos claros y sonríe porque sabe que no la puedo resistir. La luchadora me mira desde los ojos luminosos y ríe porque sabe que yo también lucho. Y la conquistada me mira desde los … Continue reading

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