Lustful Things – Geile Sachen!, Folge 24: Johannes Kühn, »Spectacles«

Lustful Things

German Poetry Now: A bilingual online-anthology, featured by DAS GEDICHT chapbook   Johannes Kühn Spectacles They bring each object close up. Nearly blind were I if I had them not. Even though I was dubbed Mr. Four-Eyes, a child among children, with them I was a seer who beheld the world without lamenting and still today does not lament as they help me at each look. Watch out, watch out, watch out for the bespectacled frame upon that nose is still what I must do now just like the carpenter while slicing wood. I only lose them during the night. […]