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Poem
cotton candy cloud
Jan.26.2010
    my cotton candy cloud   above the Atlantic Ocean
  watching   the waves and the coast coming closer   between cultures 
  outside
  but then again  inside of them   on a white sugary cloud   how I do love cotton candy in Vienna's Prater
  and on Coney Island
  sweet cotton candy
  on the...
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summer
Dec.30.2009
            Like a sunray like a sun ray you have touched my hand and reminded me how summers taste: sea salt on the lips salt on the feet and on the hips kisses hotter than the sand in the summer can be I want you to say that you will stay with me today and don’t stop to laugh it sounds like some little bells your laugh sounds like...
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Me and my mother 1995 in Vienna
Jul.27.2009
        To my Mother You were the first person I’ve met on this earth You were my first home You were my first love You taught me to breath to eat to speak to sing to play to walk to fight diseases You hugged me and I felt stronger I wish I could do the same but it is not possible now I can only watch you forgetting to speak I can’t teach...
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fusion.jpg
Feb.12.2009
            MISSING YOU WITH SHOES IN MY HANDSI WILL RUN TONIGHT TO YOUYOUR SKIN WILL SLIP UNDER MY SKINMY LIPS WILL GET UNDER YOUR SKINAND I WILL BREATHE YOU INUNTIL THE MOMENTYOU WILL BE ENTIRELY INSIDE OF MEAND YOU WILL BREATH ME INKNOWING THAT YOU WILL KEEP ME IN YOU FOR EVER Bozena Intrator
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Feb.04.2009
IN YOUR AMBER EYES CENTURIES SEEM TO HIDEIN YOUR YELLOW EYES  LIKE IN THOSE BRIGHT AMBER PIECES WHICH I FOUND BY THE SEAAND WHICH MAKE ME THINK ABOUT YOU YELLOW FLAMES ARE GLIMMERINGIN YOUR DANGEROUSLY GREEN EYES PERHAPS A MEMORYOF A FIRETHAT THOUSANDS YEARS AGO BURNED DOWN AN ENTIRE ANCIENT FORESTAND NOW IS SETTING ME ON FIRE    IN YOUR YELLOW EYES COLUMNS OF...
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in front of the Burgtheater
Jan.20.2009
last Saturday last Saturdaywas one of the most beautiful days in my lifeYou called me in the morningand asked me to run to you fastI didYou were afraidthat Death was ready to come to pick You up into the fourteenth Galaxyso You were holding me tightand asked me to  not to let you go   You lookedtired after having too much wineafter partying somewhere the...
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so close and yet so far away
Jan.07.2009
         You are so close and yet so far away sometimes only a few minutes lie between usand Your words “come over right the way” and sometimeseven weeksand Your silence day after day You are so closeand yet so far away oceans lie between us sometimesand then againface next to faceagainbetween usonly a puff of air     Bozena Intrator (for...
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Lake in the winter
Dec.30.2008
         A premonition It was about 2 o’clock in the morning  a winter nightand most people in that small summer resort  were in their bedsonly a few hotel guests were sitting at the hotel barI’ve noticed your eyesabove a glass of wineI saw in themthat we are going to drive togetherto a lakeand on that frozen lakewe are going to find freedom...
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a meadow by Augustow - photo by Bozena Intrator
Dec.27.2008
          We will walk together through the meadows It was a beautiful summer daylate Junethe air was full of flowers smellsmy father said with a quite voice:“Next year we will walk together hand in hand through the meadows by the lake Neckoand breath in beautiful smells of flowers”My heart jumped the doctors decided not to tell my...
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for my friend ß photo by Bozena Intrator
Dec.08.2008
Szepczac / Geflüster - poetry collection
        My Beautiful friend   She has entered my life with a smile on her lips and with some pain widening her pupils little waves of her voice have reached my soul and I have realized that I will try to make her pain go away and make her eyes smile    (at least for little moments) because I was 10 years older and had some experiences...