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Sova i Luna

I try to avoid questions of existential importance

before midnight,

and silence.

 

©SvetkaSamizdat

 

 

 

 

 

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Hiroshima Shadow 2

He greeted them pleasantly,

rudely, they ignored.

Presently, he wished them woe betide.

Tomorrow, but a smear on pavement.

Steps,

endless.

Your neighbors

are a shit-stain on history.

 

©SvetkaSamizdat

 

It rings so fucking hollow,

why would I choose to follow

your banal cacophony

into the abyss?

You don’t remember,

let alone mourn or miss,

the lost Jews of Salonika.

I, therefore, spit in your eye

and choose my own,

nobler way,

I try,

I strive,

I hope,

enlightenment.

 

©SvetkaSamizdat