The shout

The shout

All the wars of the world

I am the black childAt the bottom of your TVWho dies of hungerAnd of all diseasesNatural and manufactured,Faced with indifferenceThe indifference of your WorldYour civilized world I am the JewAt the bottom of your memoryOnce deported,Denounced, hunted, broken,Faced with indifferenceThe indifference of your WorldYour civilized world I am the PalestinianWithout land or houseOnly remain my […]

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Exile

Exile

All the wars of the world

Those small thingsWhich in small dosesWeave life,HerebyThey deposited and failed me,Here am i, a survivor,Far away, elsewhere,Surrounded with other customs I am aloneO so much aloneAs an islandAn old sober and stony islandWhich on an impetuous sea,Dances and waddlesBehind a veil of fog And these are some morningsWhen, with red and salted eyes,I get up […]

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Reminiscence

Reminiscence

All the wars of the world

Ingenuous reminiscenceConscious reminiscenceOf my blacknessTasty reminiscenceOdorous reminiscence Unexpected visitorYou come from there towards meAs the Garonne comes upWhen it is full,On the banks of its bed.You go up,Like a decided seaIn my closed eyesYou flood my mouthAnd My head,You run through my veins, Black reminiscenceColoured reminiscenceOf my blacknessTasty reminiscenceOdorous reminiscence Salutary reminiscenceWho inflates my heartWith […]

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Blues, my friend

Blues, my friend

All the wars of the world

It is never that far awayThat you goWhen I chase you away It is never for a long timeThat you leaveBlues my friend, I like to pull you outFrom my old entrailsTired by life I also love as muchWhen you come back to meAs a tormented demon Who tries to findThe old houseThat you had […]

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Vertigo / A danse with emptyness

Vertigo / A danse with emptyness

All the wars of the world

Vertigo / A danse with emptyness And then, here is my whole world That, such the time in the tomb Suddenly stops and freezes At my feet, space. It dances, wobbles and spins around And in my head there is dread. At my feet space, It is coming to me ! Such a fury, it […]

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…Et beatus sum

…Et beatus sum

All the wars of the world, Featured

…Et beatus sum I hear the sea Under your arms Love and extended Call me to fall Into their echoes And the peaceful sky, Naked, without storm Not even a cloud, Rock us with its sweet cantata And from your brow heady I can see, running away, Thousands of stars In euphoria … © Theo […]

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