Feast and Famine

“Germany’s Children Are Starving!” by Kathe Kollwitz, 1924 Feast and famine Binge and purge Celebrate and sacrifice What goes up Is going to come back down Somebody is going to pay the price Turning the world upside-down Let them have some freedom And when you turn your back They’ll turn the whole world upside downContinue reading “Feast and Famine”

A Kind of Cloud

I’ve always felt a kind of cloud Surrounded me on all sides but one I could always escape by going down I could shrink and hide inside myself Behind closed lips and eyelids I could concentrate on denial Hide shock with laughter and disgust with a smile I never knew where to put my fingersContinue reading “A Kind of Cloud”