The music universe of Haruki Murakami’s “Kafka on the Shore”

I have said it multiple times and I will say it once more. Every book has its own soundtrack. This can be comprised by music mentioned in the book, or music inspired by the book. Music characteristic of the time the story is set in, or music that thematically represents what is taking place in […]

Being Present as a Writer

Exploring what it means to be present – present first and foremost as yourself and to yourself – and what it means to be a writer – writer of what and for what. Wondering what it means to be a present writer – present as a writer, or presenting one’s writing. As most of the times, the answers are but more questions, unfolding in creative forms.

Days I am going to miss

Which narrow street could keep afloat
the heaviness of a shadow that belongs to no one anymore?

Οξύμωρον / Oxymoron

Λείος ο δρόμος μα στρωμένος με γυαλίΣε κάθε βήμασπάει ακόμα λίγο δάπεδοβάφεται κόκκινη η πορείαΣε κάθε βήμαλίγο ακόμα κόκκινολίγο ακόμα σκοτάδιλίγο ακόμα φως Το σκοτάδι εκτός μουκαι η ελπίδα εντόςΦως ενστάλακτοαπό της νιότηςτον επιθανάτιο ρόγχο Τα ματωμένα πόδια μουσφραγίζουνόσα έμαθα στη διαδρομήΚαι κάθε νέο μάθημαγίνεται μάρτυραςτου πώς η γνώσηείναι μανδύαςπου συγκαλύπτει τα μυστικάγια μιαν αναίμακτη πορεία […]

“Negation of the negation” – a poem about the freedom of expression

Negation of the Negation *** My head was never a quiet place.  Serene it was, but quiet never  Two poles so well wed, perfectly kept in balance  By the peaceful force that drives  The moulding of thoughts and the sculpting of noise For the creation of a meaningful voice *** To some, a divine gift  […]