Lustful Things – Geile Sachen!, Folge 9: Horst Samson, »Epitaph for a pair of penny loafers«

Lustful Things

German Poetry Now: A bilingual online-anthology, featured by DAS GEDICHT chapbook   Horst Samson Epitaph for a pair of penny loafers Dear Mrs. Wine Bottle, esteemed Sir Ashtrays! I’m not a hired speaker. I do not live By the order of the state, nor the church. I’m a forgotten inhabitant of peripheral realms, The province-world, a surviving relic, a poet, Nothing else. And I take the liberty of giving An eulogy which I had promised my shoes that we Now, after an aching path of woe carry to eternity. This here, my room – as you know! – is a […]