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Such is our togetherness (Sådant är vårt tillsammans)

I sit in my living room reading a novel that annoys me because its boring banality, even if I realize that is precisely the subject for the novel. (Loneliness in a spoiled middle class family, have it all and lack … Continue reading

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A love story

                I know it is crazy you and I can be one and we. Yet every inch of my skin talks and tells about you exception for my feral and numb feet. The … Continue reading

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To miss you has become my daily bread

To miss you has become my daily bread. My every day thirst is to hear your voice; to talk to you. I think of you constantly. You’re a hurricane and the peace in my soul. One day you will rest … Continue reading

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Forever you and me

  Forever you and me, he said. And it will be a shortening for forever goodbye, you and me. Alltid du och jag, sa han. Det blir en förkortning för för alltid farväl du och jag    

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Oh man, you make my heart to a dried fruit

When you were gone, life was empty and I felt like half of myself. Now back, you’re holding yourself back and with your indolence you make my heart to a dried fruit and silenced I ask myself “what was it … Continue reading

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I see your face (tribute to love, hidden and forbidden )

Re-posted poem from October 2015. To M A and a tribute to all other lovers, fighting for their love against prejudices and violence. Trust / Minns alltid detta (18 October, 2015) You must always remember this: evil has many faces and … Continue reading

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A field of tulips would have bloomed

          en ensam flöjt skulle ha spelat din ton ett fält av tulpaner borde ha blommat en varm vind vänligt dansat, ett leende kunde nu ha skimrat på mina läppar av det du är, men all … Continue reading

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“Forever love”

Misstro den som förklarar ”för evigt”. Allt som är levande bär sin egen död. Kärlek är mest önskan och villfarelse. Jag lyssnade till hans ”jag älskar dig”, men valde att inte höra det följande löftet om ett ”för evigt. Och … Continue reading

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Now November 1st (are you sleeping?)

  November 1st, it’s night and it’s quiet, except for the sound of a cold steady rain against my windows. Almost all trees are bare out there. The climate is getting harder. It’s dark here there I am, dark there … Continue reading

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wake up to the same

in English below the Swedish text           och jag vaknar till detsamma, det är jag och det är samma liv som igår, varje morgon är likadan som den igår och förrgår, samma liv, samma kropp som … Continue reading

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It’s you, in my thoughts (det är du, i mina tankar)

It’s you, in my thoughts in lonely evenings – and it’s like a whole century of silence reigns in my rooms! Now late October’s icy golden glow slowly glides into gloomy November’s muted darkness and bare cold nights – and … Continue reading

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Move on is hard (Vällingvärme)

To move on with life is hard when it means to say farewell to someone or something. You see nothing in front of you, but an empty area. Future unwritten – in another context it would be a challenge! But … Continue reading

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Life turns (Livsförändringar)

          Life suddenly turned at a time where no road were viewable and she stood staring into a wall of pitch black despair she realized though she was trapped in a life crisis, but she didn’t … Continue reading

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A thousand and one nights with and without you

Late in night I listen to a sentimental love song and in spite a female choir seductively humming in the background and in spite honey sweet violins playing the melody – too artistic excessive – still the words stands strong … Continue reading

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He called me

        He called me and my heart melted like an ice cube on a hot stove He called me and the sun shines on a blue sky with no clouds He called me and my sorrows are gone … Continue reading

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Blushing rowan trees

Now comes August. The days gets shorter, the nights darker. The rowan trees on my yard blushes again. I have lived at same courtyard for 8 years now and seen the trees redden in the end of July, reminding me … Continue reading

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You leaving me lonely

        You leaving me lonely constantly, you even brag about how you always put up a happy face, never sharing with any other, whenever you’re sad. You told me your dream is to share your life with … Continue reading

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Alone awake in a nightmare

Alone awake in a nightmare I stand in the hall inside my front door and I can hear how it blows up a storm out there In fear, I press the door handle and the door opens – so now … Continue reading

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A cat never gets worried

  In English below       Katten spinner i sängfötterna. Hon släcker lampan för natten, blundar och tänker på honom. Om morgonen stannar hon en stund i sängvärmen. Och hon blundar och tänker på honom. Katten i sängen spinner … Continue reading

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Autumn chilly darkness

  Translated to Swedish below     It’s not about me, it’s never about me. But I should be about me, for you. Somewhere… … on the road I carelessly dropped you and sometimes now I stop and I look … Continue reading

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In late June / I slutet av juni

It’s the end of June and in early evening I take a walk around the ponds nearby, rosehips and elder bushes blossoms, the swan family goes in water for a last swim for the day, at the parking a few … Continue reading

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A day goes to rest / En dag går till vila

En dag går till vila, kommer aldrig åter och inte heller du och saknaden efter dig vilar nu i sorgens lugna famn. Glömma är en lång resa. A day goes to rest and will never come back and nor will … Continue reading

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Där ord inte är brygga / Beyond words

Där ord inte är brygga finns händer och ögon och våra hjärtans fasta dunkanden, vad som är blod och tarmar i mig  är  detsamma i dig, så kom inte till mig med prat om ”kultur”, kom inte med ”religion”, kom … Continue reading

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She once had a best friend

this is a translation of the poem posted July 17, “Hennes bästa vän” She once had a best friend and Ralph was his name and he had a wife, Lena, and three children and a cat, and he built them a … Continue reading

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The forest lake / Skogsjön

One sunny summer day we walked past the farmer’s house and down the slope where the barn was, went left and through a little cow pasture, where some cows lay peacefully ruminating. We went through the grove behind the pasture … Continue reading

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I was the dreamer

I thought I was someone’s dream. But one morning I woke up and realized I was the dreamer. Now awaken life is like a sad dream and I’ve lost my direction. I  don’t doubt his feelings. But fully awake I … Continue reading

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I’m a blade of grass

I’ve been told lately I’m valuable and wonderful. So I have friends then, and things isn’t that good with me, and I’m supposed to feel like shit, and in need of encouragement. I don’t. And I don’t need friends. But … Continue reading

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It’s me, it’s nobody

Nobody loves nobody. It’s a nobody song for nobody. It’s a love song for those loved by nobody. It’s a song for me, nobody you really cared about in your deceitful heart, only a nobody you pick up when you … Continue reading

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Early morning arrival

I never knew I was late for luck, I only thought it was not for me. Then he came and he loved me for no particular reason at all; It was like an early morning arrival! But luck flashed and … Continue reading

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A sister’s greeting to gangster brother (dream)

I left you not by choice, I was taken away. Now I’m just passing by. I’m tired and confused and it’s not the right time for family reunions. I just want you to know. I wish me a heart of … Continue reading

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I’m nothing but a potsherd in your hand

Honey! I’m nothing, just a potsherd, once hidden deep in soil for generations, and only by accident dug up and exposed on the ground in front of your feet. I could have remained undiscovered by you, and you could have … Continue reading

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