STORIES

Tonight

                  Tonight Tonight I’ll drink, I’ll drink tonight to the New Year, to the new “might”, to those who crushed my dreams and flight, to all my hopes that suffered blight. I raise the glass to the New Year, for the new harvesting I cheer, for what I’ve seen and for the seer, for everything that I hold dear. I’ll...Read More »

Time

Time Time is a lot of the things people say that God is. There is the always preexisting, and having no end. There is the notion of being all powerful—because nothing can stand against time, can it? And time is, of course, all-healing. Give anything enough time, and everything is taken care of:...Read More »

Christmas' magic

                    Christmas’ magic Carols and candles aglow in the night, Hearth fires blazing all cozy and bright, Red-leaved poinsettia, white Christmas rose, Ice skaters whirling on ice as it snows, Sleigh bells and Santas, Tinsel-trimmed trees, Mistletoe magic and warm memories, Angels all bringing glad tidings anew, Season’s best wishes for you, you and you! ...Read More »

Merry Christmas!

                  Merry Christmas! The fairies and elves on last Christmas-tide Decided to open their hearts very wide, And spend extra time, throughout the whole year, In helping their grandfather—Santa Claus dear. “Our fingers are nimble. We’ll quickly make toys Enough to supply all the girls and the boys, And Santa may watch us to see if it’s right, So...Read More »

Vorbe

                                        Vorbe Luna sangerie, luna insomnie, luna aroganta, luna nebunie, far’ de mila ast’ noapte mi-ai trudit pleoapa, m-ai lovit cu raza-ti ca pe-o luntre apa. Stralucesti in ochii Timpului hlizind, ne privesti in leagan, ne privesti murind. Ai speriat cocorii inlemniti in Toamna. Te credeam o tandra. Te credeam o Doamna. Ai tipat la Noapte. Stelele sfiite s-au ascuns prin...Read More »

Fate and free will

                  Fate and free will   Omar Khayyam said in his Rubaiyat: ‘Ignore that yesterday you should have been rewarded and that you were not. Be happy. Don’t regret anything. Don’t expect anything. Your future is already written down in the Book of which the pages are turned, as if by accident, by the Wind of Eternity’. He also wrote: ‘Tis...Read More »

Oratie de nunta / Wedding chant

                        Oratie de nunta Infloriti, flori, infloriti ca mie nu-mi trebuiti, ca voi cand imboboceati mie-atunci imi trebuiati! Infloriti, flori, infloriti! Infloriti flori, stati parete ca eu mi-am iesit din fete! Plangeti ochi si lacrimati ca voi sunteti vinovati ca ce iubiti nu lasati si ce vedeti nu uitati! Cat sunt tineri se jucara doi cu doi nu se luara. Cat sunt tineri se iubira doi...Read More »

The countdown

                    The countdown The last morning of this year. While the rest of the “crowd” still sleeps (holidays!), I enjoy my solitude watching the trees shivering naked in the wind. The soft and cozy armchair comforts me in the kitchen, the only place of the house that allows me to make noise,...Read More »

Joulurauhan julistus/ The Proclamation of Christmas peace

                  Joulurauhan julistus / The proclamation of Christmas peace For sure everywhere in this world people are wishing for peace, for kindness, for good will especially in Christmas time. But the only country I know which really preserved the tradition of “proclaiming the Christmas peace” publically in Christmas Eve, is Finland. Finnish people...Read More »

S.O.S. Santa Claus!

                    S. O. S. Santa Claus! Ever since we were children we have been waiting for Santa Claus to arrive on Christmas Eve and give us something which usually was our deepest wish. Growing up we have learned that Christmas is all about peace on earth, good will to mankind, light in...Read More »

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