Xan mo ilo! – Eat my heart!

Xan mo ilo, kamlale! Pale si ma e zhivindi jag… These are Rromani words meaning “Eat my heart, my beloved ones! While I still keep the flame of life…” So why do I want my heart eaten?… How?… By whom?… To the first –rhetorical– question my answer is simple: because I need love now beyond… Continue reading Xan mo ilo! – Eat my heart!

To a distant friend lost in confusion – with much sorrow from Ariel and I

At the ending of Shakespeare’s “Hamlet”, just before drinking the poison, the prince speaks his last words and final plea to his best friend: (Hamlet to Horatio): I am dead; Thou livest; report me and my cause aright To the unsatisfied. […] If you didst ever hold me in thy heart, Absent thee from felicity… Continue reading To a distant friend lost in confusion – with much sorrow from Ariel and I