Lustful Things – Geile Sachen!, Folge 5: Ludwig Steinherr, »Goodnight story«

Lustful Things

German Poetry Now: A bilingual online-anthology, featured by DAS GEDICHT chapbook   Ludwig Steinherr Goodnight story When in the beginning of the Battle of the Somme the great mines exploded all of Europe shuddered – All the way to London the porcelain was clinking from the blasts – That’s what I’m telling my teacup while I’m rinsing it out and tenderly rubbing it dry – I hold it up against the light like a raw egg – A vaguely formed face shines through the bottom of the cup – a Chinese woman – What is that in her Buddha smile […]