BONDING

Nederlands: hier

BONDING

BONDING

a WEDDING-reflection
for my sons and daughters-in-law

let’s celebrate
our humanness
whose essence is
connectedness
in their search for that
they want to go together

two individuals
each their own bundle of molecules
mixture of chemical processes

the pheromones
the hormones
did they bring them together?
attraction
and following up
on instincts;
impulse driven?

undoubtedly

but
is that all
there is?

personally I think
history shows us
that Continue reading

HABITUAL VEILING MASK

Nederlands: hier

"The Lovers" --- Brugge, Belgium sculpted by: Livia Canestraro & Stefaan Depuydt

“The Lovers” — Brugge, Belgium
sculpted by: Livia Canestraro & Stefaan Depuydt

she had seen him
and he had watched too
they had circled each other
and had stepped back again
but then
they dared to dance
and when
they swirled
they were attracted
by the mystery
and stayed together

but why then
does she not really see him
why then
does he not reach her through and through
stagnation
of growth in relation

because Continue reading

SAMEN-LEVEN / LIVING TOGETHER / VIVRE ENSEMBLE

English below dutch / Français en bas du Néerlandais et l’Anglais

AANSLAG / ATTACK / ATTENTAT --- 2012-01-07 --- CHARLIE HEBDO (Cartoon Magazine)

AANSLAG / ATTACK / ATTENTAT ———- 2012-01-07 ———- CHARLIE HEBDO (Cartoon Magazine) they shouted: Allah Akbar

Zo schrijf je nog
Of het betrouwbare licht
Ieder mens verlicht

En dan komt het bericht
Dat 12 mensen zijn gedood
Omdat sommigen vonden
Dat de eer werd geschonden
Zij dachten daarom
Te worden beloond
Als ze neerschoten
Door wie de eer werd gehoond

Voor een ideaal moorden
Niet weerleggen met woorden
Niet overtuigen door goede daden
Maar Continue reading